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23 May 2017
On the International Day to End Obstetric Fistula, 23 May 2017, the Puntland Ministry of Health and UNFPA convened a high profile ceremony to commemorate the occasion. The purpose of the event was to... Read more
8 May 2017
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... Read more
4 May 2017
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... Read more
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

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