The flag for the country of Eritrea consists of three horizontal bands: green, blue, and red, from top to bottom. At the center of the flag lies a gold wreath surrounding a gold olive branch. The green signifies agriculture and livestock, the blue represents the sea and coastal areas, while the red symbolizes the blood shed during the struggle for independence.
Additionally, the gold wreath denotes Eritrea’s sovereignty, while the olive branch signifies its commitment to peace. This flag reflects the nation’s natural resources and maritime location. It also embodies Eritrea aspirations for prosperity, peace, and unity as a sovereign nation.