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 2021, New Year's Day
07 January 2021, Eritrean Christmas
30 April 2021, Good Friday (National)
13 May 2021, Eid Alfetir
24 May 2021, Independence day
21 June 2021, Martyr's Day
23 July 2021, Ed Aladha
01 September 2021, Armed Struggle Day
24 December 2021, Christmas (intl) (observed)