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The other side of Somalia’s pirates

The other side of Somalia’s pirates

Faarax February 26, 2015 Comments Off

Eyl, Somalia – Hawa Mohamed Saeed recites a prayer in a barely audible voice as she waits for the phone to ring with news of her imprisoned son. This has been her daily routine

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UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns attack on Central Hotel in Mogadishu

UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns attack on Central Hotel in Mogadishu

Faarax February 20, 2015 Comments Off

Mogadishu, 20 February 2015 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, condemns, in the strongest terms, today’s attack on the Central Hotel in Mogadishu that resulted in the

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NUSOJ, MAP and VIKES hold Three Days Training on Principles of Journalism, Freedom of Expression and Ethics for 30 journalists in Garowe,

NUSOJ, MAP and VIKES hold Three Days Training on Principles of Journalism, Freedom of Expression and Ethics for 30 journalists in Garowe,

Faarax February 19, 2015 Comments Off

Garowe, 19 February, 2015 A training on principles of journalism, freedom of expression and journalism ethics, co-organized by the Media Association of Puntland (MAP), the National Union of Somali Journalists (NUSOJ) and the Finnish

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British Muslims turn to US embassy for radicalisation advice ” CHANNEL4 NEWS “

British Muslims turn to US embassy for radicalisation advice ” CHANNEL4 NEWS “

Faarax February 18, 2015 Comments Off

A lack of genuine engagement means some British Muslim community groups would rather talk to US embassy officials than the Home Office about efforts to counter extremism, they tell Channel 4 News. The Somali

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Training on Principles of Journalism, Freedom of Expression and Ethics held for 30 journalist in Garowe

Training on Principles of Journalism, Freedom of Expression and Ethics held for 30 journalist in Garowe

Faarax February 17, 2015 Comments Off

The Media Association of Puntland in collaboration with National Union of Somali Journalist (NUSOJ) and Finnish Foundation for Media and Development (VIKES) conducted three day workshop for at least 30 journalists drawn all media stations

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President receives credentials from Serbia’s Ambassador to Somalia, Mr Ivan Zikovic

President receives credentials from Serbia’s Ambassador to Somalia, Mr Ivan Zikovic

Muqdisho February 3, 2015 Comments Off

3 February 2015, Mogadishu: The President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, HE Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today received credentials from the newly appointed Serbian ambassador to Somalia, Mr Ivan Zikovic. The President assured the

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Hassan Sheikh “We welcome our Turkish friends back to Somalia”

Hassan Sheikh “We welcome our Turkish friends back to Somalia”

Faarax January 25, 2015 Comments Off

25 January 2015, Mogadishu: HE President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud today welcomed President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an of Turkey to Somalia. He paid tribute to the significant contribution the Turkish government and people have made to

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Innovative Climate Resilience Project in Puntland

Innovative Climate Resilience Project in Puntland

Faarax January 22, 2015 Comments Off

Garowe, 19 January 2015 — The Government of Somalia, in partnership with the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and Global Environment Facility (GEF), started an innovative project enhancing climate resilience of vulnerable communities and

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HRWG welcomes the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

HRWG welcomes the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

Moos Bukeeni January 22, 2015 Comments Off

The Somalia Human Rights Working Group (HRWG), consisting of the EU, its Member States, Norway, Switzerland and the US, congratulates and welcomes the ratification of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child

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Somali President Signs the Convention of the Right of the Child

Somali President Signs the Convention of the Right of the Child

Muqdisho January 20, 2015 Comments Off

Mr Nick Kay, Special Representative for the Secretary General Mr Steven Lauwerier, UNICEF Representative for Somalia Interim Ministers of the Federal Government and Members of Parliament Mr Mahad Ahmed Mohamud, Principal of Hamar Jajab

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