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20 March 2017

More midwives graduate in Puntland

A group of 20 community midwives graduated from Haji Abdi Midwifery School in Garowe, Puntland on 8 March 2017 as the world commemorated the International Women’s Day. The midwives completed a two-year long education...

20 March 2017

Statement attributable to UNFPA Director for the Arab States Regional Office, Dr. Luay Shabaneh, on the humanitarian crisis in Somalia

The devastating drought currently ravaging Somalia is threatening the lives of 607 thousand pregnant women around the country. More than 130 thousands of them may require critical and urgent assistance. Somalia already...

10 March 2017

UNFPA drought response in Puntland

In response to the humanitarian crisis caused by the ongoing drought in Somalia, UNFPA, the United Nations Population Fund, is contributing lifesaving assistance through the provision of emergency reproductive health...

Videos

Graduation of midwives in Puntland
Graduation of midwives in Puntland
Joint UNFPA/UNICEF FGM programme in Somalia
Joint UNFPA/UNICEF FGM programme in Somalia
UN in Somalia
UN in Somalia
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Health System Strengthening for Somalia
Health System Strengthening for Somalia

Publications

The humanitarian situation in Somalia is rapidly deteriorating and famine is a very...
Somalia remains a challenging environment for the protection and support for survivors...
This bulletin covers a summary of the GBV interventions we carried out from October to...
UNFPA Somalia Newsletter for January 2017 covers different stories on the interventions...