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19 July 2017

Sweden invests USD 8.5 Million in 2017 for improved maternal and new-born health

Sweden has granted the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) USD 8.5 Million to scale-up high impact reproductive, maternal, new-born and adolescent health interventions in Somalia.

18 July 2017

Saving pregnant women and new-borns facing drought

UNFPA Somalia continues to scale up efforts in ensuring that no woman or new-born dies during birth and protecting women and girls from gender-based violence (GBV) even in the current drought situation ravaging Somalia.

17 June 2017

Puntland youth stand against harmful traditional practices

Young people in Puntland, led by the Puntland Y-Peer commemorated the Somali Youth Day on 15 May 2017 with renewed zeal and vigour to work towards ending harmful traditional practices including female genital mutilation...

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The Somali Adolescents & Youth - Boom or Gloom?
The Somali Adolescents & Youth - Boom or Gloom?
Handover of Central Medical Warehouse and Ambulance to Somaliland
Handover of Central Medical Warehouse and Ambulance to Somaliland
Graduation of midwives in Puntland
Graduation of midwives in Puntland
Joint UNFPA/UNICEF FGM programme in Somalia
Joint UNFPA/UNICEF FGM programme in Somalia
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UN in Somalia

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Severe drought conditions continue to ravage the South West region of Somalia and the...
The drought situation continues to pause a threat to women during pregnancy or...
The humanitarian situation in Somalia continues to deteriorate, as an elevated risk...
Different societies use different parameters for their definition of youth. Some...

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