Category Archives: Legal & Judicial

New education sector support programme starts in Puntland

Garowe, Wednesday, The European Union jointly with the Government of the Puntland State of Somalia launched the third phase of the Puntland Education Sec…

The hidden US war in Somalia: Civilian casualties from air strikes in Lower Shabelle

USA/Somalia: Shroud of secrecy around civilian deaths masks possible war crimes

Forensic investigation yields credible evidence 14 civilians were kil…

Somaliland’s fragile democracy faces more election delays

Despite regular presidential polls, the long-overdue parliamentary vote shows that democracy hasn’t yet taken root.

By Omar Mahmood

Somaliland …

Debate Focuses on 2019 Work Programme, Joint Inspection Unit Reports, Information Technology Strategy, as Fifth Committee Resumes Seventy-Third Session

The Fifth Committee (Administrative and Budgetary) today opened the first part of its resumed seventy-third session, adopting its work programme, revi…

Agency for Assistance and Development of Somalia-AADS-Strategic-Plan-2019-2023

The three main directions determined as areas of focus for the next five years include geographic expansion, diversification of areas of focus and foundi…

Somalia: Humanitarian Snapshot (as of 10 March 2019)

Worsening dry conditions have resulted in deteriorating pasture and water availability particularly in northern and central regions of Somalia. In the …

Survey of affected people and humanitarian staff in Somalia – March 2019 � Round 2

This report carried out in Somalia, is part of a project to understand how people affected by crises and humanitarian field staff perceive the impact of the …

Outbreak update – Cholera in Somalia, 7 March 2019

The Ministry of Health of Somalia has announced 61 new suspected cases of cholera, with no deaths, for epidemiological week 8 (18 to 24 February) in 2019. No …

Security Council Press Statement on Terrorist Attacks in Mogadishu

The following Security Council press statement was issued today by Council President Francois Delattre (France):

The members of the Security Council co…

Hudur Urban Profile – Working Paper and Spatial Analysis for Urban Planning Consultations and Durable Solutions for Displacement Crises [EN/SO]

This working paper summarizes main aspects of an urban profile of Hudur from the spatial perspective. This analysis considers the development potential…