Bees, tractors and entrepreneurs: Supporting economic resilience in Somalia

Belet Weyne, 20 December 2022 – It is 6:00 a.m. and Mohamed Dhicis is up and ready for work. Dressed in a thick, white cotton canvas...

Press Release: World Bank Grants $70 Million for Delivery of Water, Agriculture, Livestock, and...

SHORT DESCRIPTION The World Bank approved a $70 million International Development Association (IDA*) grant to develop resilient water, agriculture, and environmental services for rural communities...

Statement by the Norwegian Refugee Council’s Country Director in Somalia, Mohamed Abdi, in response...

“Today’s declaration on hunger in Somalia fails to convey the extreme severity of the situation on the ground in many parts of the country....

American journalist Grant Wahl dies after collapsing at Qatar World Cup

DOHA — Prominent American journalist Grant Wahl has died in Qatar after collapsing while covering the World Cup, sparking an outpouring of shock and...

PRESS STATEMENT On International Day of Persons with Disabilities, UN calls for...

Mogadishu, 3 December 2022 – Marking the International Day of Persons with Disabilities (IDPD), the United Nations in Somalia today commended the Somali authorities...

Somalia presidents arrives in Mihas town on troop visit

Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the president of Somalia arrived in Mahas district of the Hiraan region on Saturday on the first leg of his frontline...

Ethiopia reports capture of 100 youths planned to join Al-Shabaab

Ethiopian defense forces reported that Al-Shabaab has exposed his repeated attempts to make Ethiopia a terrorist zone. Al-Shabaab’s repeated attempts to make Ethiopia a...

Press Statement: United Nations Security Council on Al-Shabaab Terrorist Attack in Mogadishu (English and...

PRESS STATEMENT United Nations Security Council on Al-Shabaab Terrorist Attack in Mogadishu New York, 1 November 2022 – The Members of the Security Council condemned in...

UNICEF Geneva Palais briefing note on rising severe acute malnutrition for children in Somalia

The number of Somalia’s youngest children (those aged 6-59 months) who are expected to suffer severe acute malnutrition (SAM) has now increased from 386,000...

Southwest State leader receives a delegation in Baidoa city

The President of the Southwest state Abdiaziz Laftagareen held a meeting with a delegation led by the Head of Mercy Corps, together with the...

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