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Al-Shabab Attack in Somali Capital Kills at Least 10

Militants stormed Somali government offices in Mogadishu on Saturday after setting off a car bomb, and officials said at least 10 people were killed, incl…

More children killed by unsafe water, than bullets, says UNICEF chief

A lack of safe water, is far deadlier for children than war in more than a dozen conflict-affected countries, the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) said on …

Ethiopian Survivor Recounts New Zealand Mosque Attacks

WASHINGTON Abdulkadir Ababora was sitting in the front row of a mosque in Christchurch, New Zealand, last week when a 28-year-old Australian gunman opene…

Somalia – Complex Emergency Fact Sheet #1, Fiscal Year (FY) 2019

UN requests nearly $1.1 billion to assist 3.4 million of the most vulnerable Somalis

Access constraints, bureaucratic impediments, and insecurity cont…

FAO SWALIM Holds Information Share-Fair in Hargeisa Somaliland

March 03 2019: The Food and Agriculture Organization’s Somalia Water and Land Information Management (FAO-SWALIM) project held a well-attended …

Somalia Humanitarian Fund: 2018 Dashboard (As of 14 March 2019)

The humanitarian situation in Somalia was characterized by climatic shocks, violence and conflict in 2018. Early in the year drought conditions led to th…

Heinous Act Overshadowed Women’s Day in Puntland

Ten days before the world celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8, the brutal rape and murder of a 12-year-old girl in Puntland, Somalia spa…

Heinous Act Overshadowed Women’s Day in Puntland

Ten days before the world celebrated International Women’s Day on March 8, the brutal rape and murder of a 12-year-old girl in Puntland, Somalia spa…

Think local. Governance, humanitarian aid, development and peacebuilding in Somalia

Alfonso Medinilla, Lidet Tadesse Shiferaw and Pauline Veron, ECPDM paper, March 2019

This study seeks to understand the incentives and interests � or l…

As China Prevails, France’s Macron Shuffles His Cards in Djibouti

DJIBOUTI/ADDIS ABABA French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday sought to reassert the importance of France in its former colony Djibouti with Paris in…