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29 May 2024
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Maka Holds Her Dignity Kit During a Distribution Drive

UNFPA's Lifesaving and Integrated GBV and SRH Services in Jowhar

Through the 'Enhancing Access to GBV Specialized Services and Prevention Information in Drought-impacted Locations in Somalia Project'... Read more

5 May 2024
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UNFPA trained midwife with a newborn baby at Banadir Hospital, Mogadishu

Honoring Somali Midwives Who Deliver Crucial Care Amid Climate-Related Crises

The scale and frequency of climate-related crises in Somalia in the last few years have resulted in unmitigated hardship for communities. Apart from... Read more

5 May 2024
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Baby Girls wrapped in Maternity Gifts from SOMA/UNFPA (Photo: SOMA)

Empowering Women and Girls in Somalia: A Midwifery-Led Initiative to End Female Genital Mutilation

In Somalia, where cultural norms and traditional beliefs intersect with the challenges faced by women and girls, the battle against Female Genital... Read more

27 February 2024
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BYC Launch

Empowering Somali Youth: Inauguration of the Berbera Youth Center

Berbera, 27/02/2024 - The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) along with the Somaliland Ministry of Youth and Sports, and the Government of the... Read more

22 February 2024
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UNFPA Somalia Collaborates with Global Partners to Enhance Immunisation Efforts

UNFPA Somalia Collaborates with Global Partners to Enhance Immunisation Efforts

MOGADISHU - To address the pressing issue of low immunisation rates in Somalia, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Somalia is collaborating... Read more

21 February 2024
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The Speaker of the House of the People, Sheik Adam Mohamed Nour [middle] with principal parliamentary officers and members of th

Empowering Somali Women: A Conversation with Parliamentary Leaders

In recent a meeting convened by the the Speaker of Somali Federal Parliament, Sheik Adam Mohamed Nour 'Madobe', I had the honor of leading... Read more

6 February 2024
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International Day of Zero Tolerance Against FGM

United Front Against FGM: UNFPA, UNICEF, MoWHRD Call for Action

Mogadishu: In a collaboration organised by the Federal Ministry of Women and Human Rights Development (MWHRD) alongside the United Nations Population... Read more

6 February 2024
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Joint Declaration Against FGM

JOINT DECLARATION AGAINST FGM

As we commemorate the International Day of Zero Tolerance for Female Genital Mutilation (FGM), the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA), the United... Read more

3 January 2024
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UNFPA Birth attendant

Saciido's Journey: UNFPA's Commitment to Maternal Health Amid Floods

Baydhabo, Bay, Somalia: Among the millions of Somalis affected by the recent floods, Saciido Ali Abdirahman is a 24-year-old, poor, and internally... Read more

22 December 2023
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1st Cohort of SoYo Fellows

UNFPA Somalia Launches SoYo Fellowship to Empower Somali Youth

Mogadishu, December 21, 2023 – The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) successfully launched the Somali Youth (SoYo) Fellowship Programme today.... Read more

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