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9 October 2016
In the News
A group of midwives working in rural areas in Puntland, Somalia will be receiving incentives for going the extra mile in reaching out to the vulnerable and the hard-to-reach populations with... Read more
6 October 2016
In the News
A new pool of 25 health personnel has been created in Somalia to contribute to saving the lives of women and newborn babies through the provision of birth spacing methods. Somalia has one of the... Read more
5 October 2016
In the News
UNFPA Somalia Behaviour Change Communication and Family Planning Analyst Abdisalam Bahwal, based in the Garowe office, narrates a story of a fistula survivour, Farhiya, who trekked for three days... Read more
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

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