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14 April 2017
Press Release
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASESomali drought heightens risk to mothers during pregnancy and childbirth Mogadishu, 14 April 2017 — Of the 6.2 million people affected by the drought ravaging Somalia, more than... Read more
10 April 2017
Press Release
UNFPA donates ambulance towards the reduction of maternal and neonatal mortality among Somali women and newborns Date: 10/04/2017                          Press Release Hargeisa, 10 April 2017 –... Read more
3 April 2017
In the News
UNFPA Somalia and Puntland authorities are strengthening their partnership in serving Somali people with reproductive health services and prevention of gender based violence in the face of the severe... Read more
30 March 2017
Statement
Office of the Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator for Somalia STATEMENT BY THE UNFPA REPRESENTATIVE, NIKOLAI BOTEV, ON BEHALF OF THE HUMANITARIAN COORDINATOR ON THE     DROUGHTOPERATIONS... Read more
20 March 2017
In the News
/*-->*/ 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... Read more
20 March 2017
Statement
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... Read more
10 March 2017
Press Release
GAROWE, 10 March 2017 — 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... Read more
21 February 2017
Dispatch
Ayan looks content as she winds up her night shift at Duruqsi Mother and Child Health Center (MCH) in Somaliland. She had just referred a pregnant woman with complications to Buroa Regional Hospital... Read more
15 February 2017
Statement
On behalf of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and indeed on my own behalf, I am pleased to be here this morning to join you all; distinguished ladies and gentlemen, at this very important... Read more
13 February 2017
Dispatch
Somaliland on 6 February commemorated the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) together with civil society organisations with support from UNFPA and UNICEF. The... Read more

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