UNFPA: Delivering a world where every pregnancy is wanted,
every childbirth is safe and every young person's potential fulfilled.


29 July 2016

Saving mothers and babies in humanitarian emergencies

Hinda Guled, 29, recently delivered a baby girl at Garowe General Hospital. Her husband, Farah, describes the delivery as a miracle because Hinda almost died giving birth. She was rushed to hospital by skilled birth attendants, who happened to have been in Taleh, carrying out an Integrated Community Reproductive Health Outreach...

26 July 2016

Puntland to conduct obstetric fistula repairs

The Ministry of Health in Puntland in conjunction with an international medical humanitarian organisation, Physicians Across Continents (PAC), will carry out obstetric fistula repairs during a campaign to take place from August 8 to August 12, 2016 at Garowe General Hospital. The initiative is supported by UNFPA Somalia.

Discussions on gender based violence

25 July 2016

Stepping up the fight against gender based violence

The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in Somaliland is intensifying efforts to fight gender-based violence (GBV) through the establishment of GBV working groups across the region with financial and technical support from UNFPA.


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Health System Strengthening for Somalia
Health System Strengthening for Somalia
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Sustainable Development Goals Explained


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