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16 March 2012
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Official opening of UN financed Ministry building

After a long construction process, the Vice-President of Somaliland could finally open the new building for the Ministry of Planning and Development... Read more

20 February 2012
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UNFPA continues fistula campaign.

In its fight to eradicate fistula, UNFPA in collaboration with the Ministry of Health opened the national fistula campaign in Somalia in November. 79... Read more

20 January 2012
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Helping pregnent women in IDP camp.

UNFPA supported distribution of Clean Deleivery Kits in several IDP settlements.

20 January 2012
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UNFPA opens 13 new maternity waiting homes.

As part of the emergency response UNFPA Somalia, in partnership with a two local NGOs has established 13 new maternity waiting homes in IDP... Read more

29 November 2011
Press Release

Press Release: UNFPA Launches Regional Strategy and Boosts the Fight against Gender-Based Violence during Rabat Forum

RABAT, Morocco - Participants in Rabat Forum, that ended today adopted the UNFPA regional strategy on prevention and response to Gender-Based... Read more

24 November 2011
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First female gynocologist in Somaliland gives advice to a growing number of patients with FGM related problems.

Attempts to control a woman´s body in one form or another, are made in almost every society in the world, and Somalia is no exception. The very... Read more

24 November 2011
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Handover of ambulance

UNFPA Somalia donated one hard top land cruiser ambulance to Ministry of Health, Somaliland as part of its efforts to improve maternal health.

21 November 2011
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Puntland youths fight piracy through newsletter.

The Puntland Y-Peer network raises issues about piracy in their first edition of their newsletter. The Youth Peer education network is a youth-to... Read more

18 November 2011
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Abandonment of Female Genitial Mutilation in Borama

A young girl stole the show when somalis in Somaliland decleared abandonment of Female Genitial Mutilation (FGM)in a ceremony in Borama this week.

10 November 2011
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Distribution of Dignity kits in IDP camps

UNFPA distributed more than 8000 dignity kits in Somalia’s South Central Zone in September. Through a local NGO, UNFPA was able to help woman living... Read more

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