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8 May 2017

Somalia Prime Minister leads Midwifery Day celebrations

Somalia commemorated the International Day of the Midwife on 8 May 2017 with pomp and splendor at a function held at the Mogadishu Police Academy. Somalia Prime Minister His Excellency Hassan Ali Khayre attended the...

4 May 2017

Puntland celebrates International Day of the Midwife

The Puntland Association of Midwives (PAM), together with Puntland Ministry of Health, Haji Abdi midwifery students, health service providers and civil society organizations celebrated the International Day of the...

14 April 2017

Somali drought heightens risk to mothers during pregnancy and childbirth

UNFPA is appealing to international donors for funding of $24 million for the Somalia humanitarian response for reproductive health and to protect women and girls from gender-based violence (GBV).

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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
UN in Somalia
UN in Somalia

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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...
Rainfall intensified in many part of the country over the past week and flash floods...

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