For information about our work in Eritrea:

  • For legislation, case law and UNHCR policy relating to claims for international protection, visit Refworld.
  • For up-to-date information about our programmes and operations in Eritrea, including funding level and donor contributions, visit Global Focus, UNHCR's reporting portal.

Contact Information

The UNHCR Representative in Eritrea

Street Address:
Campo Polo Meteten St. 1A754, House no. 35, Asmara, Eritrea

Mailing Address:
P.O. Box 1995, Asmara, Eritrea

Telephone:
41 22 739 7294

Facsimile:
41 22 739 7295

Email:
[email protected]

Time Zone:
GMT + 3

Working Hours:
Monday: 8:00 - 18:00
Tuesday: 8:00 - 18:00
Wednesday: 8:00 - 18:00
Thursday: 8:00 - 18:00
Friday: 8:00 - 13:30
Saturday:
Sunday:

Public Holidays:
01 January 2020, New Year's Day
07 January 2020, Eritrean Christmas
17 April 2020, Good Friday (National)
25 May 2020, Independence day/Ed Alfetir
19 June 2020, Martyr's Day (observed)
30 July 2020, Ed Aladha
01 September 2020, Armed Struggle Day
30 October 2020, Mewlid
25 December 2020, Christmas (International)