UNFPA Representatives, Deputy Representatives, Assistant Representatives as well as Youth Focal Points from the Arab States gathered in Cairo for consultations on the roll-out of the new Regional Strategic Framework for Programming on Young People.Full review
In November 2011 the Ministry of Health in Somaliland opened a campaign in Borama Fistula Center. Besides the 80 cases operated there already by December, one doctor from Bassaso hospital undergone practical training on fistula management with the technical team in Borama. The same doctor from Bossaso undertook an eight weeks training in Kenya early 2011.Full review
UNFPA Somalia in collaboration with the Ministry of Health - Puntland, launched "End Fistula Campaign" at Juba Hotel, Bosaso on Friday, December 19, 2012. The Campaign was attended by higher government officials, community leaders, health workers, WAHA International and community members.
UNFPA is now including food items in their Dignity Kits in order To meet the needs of pregnant woman in Somalia, which is facing the worst draught on the African Horn for over sixty years. UNFPA have already distributed more than 6000 improved nutrition kits to pregnant womans through local NGOs, and are planning for more in the coming weeks.Full review
After nearly two decades of conflict and without basic services, Somalia is trapped in one of the worst humanitarian crises in the world. UNFPA provides humanitarian assistance to those most at risk and undertakes early recovery and development programmes throughout the country.Full review