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3 October 2016
In the News
Fifty-six young people in Somalia have been sharing experiences and debating on reproductive health issues affecting the youth through a series of weekly health talks that went on for a period of two... Read more
12 September 2016
In the News
The Puntland State of Somalia is strengthening its efforts to be ready to respond to reproductive health needs during crisis situations, particularly among women and girls of reproductive age. Twenty... Read more
5 September 2016
In the News
The Puntland Parliament on August 2016 passed a law criminalising all sexual offences in the Puntland State of Somalia. The parliamentary session, which passed the Sexual Offence Bill into an... Read more
31 August 2016
In the News
Hinda had moved to a place near Qolujed from the outskirts of Awdal region escaping the drought that ravaged the area. Hinda, her husband and their five children had been surviving on milk sales but... Read more
28 August 2016
Press Release
Committing to actions to empower youth, women to transform Africa
NAIROBI, 28 August 2016. African, Japanese and other leaders at the Sixth Tokyo International Conference on African Development (TICAD VI), in Nairobi, agreed today on more international actions to... Read more
11 August 2016
Dispatch
The first lady of the Puntland State of Somalia, Dr. Hodan Said Isse
The first lady of the Puntland State of Somalia, Dr. Hodan Said Isse on August 11 2016, hosted a social awareness and fundraising event at the Puntland State University in support of the fistula... Read more
8 August 2016
Statement
UNFPA Somalia Deputy Representative making a statement
Poster Exhibition on 71 Years of Seeking Peace: Atomic Bombs in Hiroshima and Nagasaki Statement by Grace Kyeyune, UNFPA Somalia Deputy Representative Nairobi, Kenya - 8th August, 2016 On behalf of... Read more
29 July 2016
In the News
Hinda Guled, 29, recently delivered a baby girl at Garowe General Hospital. Her husband, Farah, describes the delivery as a miracle because Hinda almost died giving birth. She was rushed to hospital... Read more
26 July 2016
The Ministry of Health in Puntland in conjunction with an international medical humanitarian organisation, Physicians Across Continents (PAC), will carry out obstetric fistula repairs during a... Read more
25 July 2016
Discussions on gender based violence
The Ministry of Labour and Social Affairs in Somaliland is intensifying efforts to fight gender-based violence (GBV) through the establishment of GBV working groups across the region with financial... Read more

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