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16 January 2017

Moving CARMMA to the next level: focusing on young mothers

The Puntland State of Somalia is strengthening political commitment and leadership in increasing public awareness about the status of young mothers and the seriousness of the problem in line with maternal and neonatal deaths and morbidity.

16 December 2016

Puntland pioneering a law against sexual offences

National authorities in the Puntland State of Somalia, led by the Ministry of Justice and Religious Affairs (MoJRAR), on November 29, 2016 launched the first ever Sexual Offences Law criminalising all sexual offences in the region.

17 November 2016

Development of the Somali midwifery strategy initiated

The development of a Somali Midwifery Strategy to contribute to the midwifery profession and service development has been initiated. The process is part of the overall Health Sector Strategic Plan (HSSP).

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Since 2014, there have been increased Gender Based Violence (GBV) needs, emerging from...
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