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7 July 2014
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Every two hours, a Somali mother dies due to pregnancy a complication 3,900 Somali mothers die annually which is nearly more than double the conflict related deaths in Somalia. The maternal mortality... Read more
5 June 2014
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UNFPA Somalia in collaboration with Somaliland Nursing and Midwifery Association (SLNMA) and the Ministry of Health (MOH) has commenced a five (5) day family planning training for thirty (30)... Read more
4 June 2014
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Somali midwifery school helps tackle harsh conditions for women 30 May 2014 MOGADISHU, Somalia - Somalia is one of the worst places in the world to be a woman, especially a pregnant woman. According... Read more
15 May 2014
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The youth among them the Y PEER and community members raised awareness on the growing challenges in the anti-social behavior,education,crime,health and generation issues through a series of... Read more
5 May 2014
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Each and every day midwives make a significant change to the lives of people. The International Day of the Midwife which is held every year on 5th May 2014 was celebrated by UNFPA Somalia which... Read more
28 April 2014
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UNFPA Somalia stepped in to assist more than 22,000 Somalis who had been held in detention centers in substandard conditions in Saudi Arabia. The Somalis were deported to Mogadishu from December 2013... Read more
5 January 2014
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Delegates from all parts of Somalia representing the Gender Based Violence (GBV) working group and taskforces gathered with participants from UN agencies, Local and international NGOs to look at the... Read more
23 December 2013
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The month of December 2013 saw the deployment by UNFPA to Puntland of top-notch experts from the Institute of Family Medicine based in Nairobi to train local health professionals on basic and... Read more
16 December 2013
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16 days Activism Campaign Closing Ceremony in Puntland, Somalia UNFPA has partnered with UNICEF, UNSOM and the Ministry of Women, Family Social Affairs organized a high level closing event in Garowe... Read more
10 December 2013
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Full enjoyment of sexual and reproductive health and rights can mean the difference between life and death for hundreds of thousands of women and adolescent girls: the difference between dying... Read more

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