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Gender equality, justice in law and practice: Essential for sustainable development

Fundamentally linked to human development, gender justice requires ending inequality and redressing existing disparities between women and men, acco…

Panellists Share Best Practices, Discuss Ways to Strength Institutional Frameworks for South-South Cooperation, During Second Day of High-Level Conference

BUENOS AIRES, The Second High-level United Nations Conference on South-South Cooperation (BAPA+40) held three panel discussions today, tackling ways …

Somalia: African Development Bank Multi-Partner Infrastructure Fund to receive Euros 1 million from Italy

The Italian Government has signed an agreement for an additional Euros 1 million contribution to the Multi-Partner Somalia Infrastructure Fund.

Establ…

US Military Denies Rights Group Allegations of Civilian Casualties in Somalia

PENTAGON A human rights group says 14 civilians were killed during five U.S. airstrikes in Somalia in the last two years, an allegation the U.S. military st…

IOM Somalia Monthly Update #11, January 2019

The humanitarian crisis in Somalia, characterized by both natural and man-made factors, is one of the most complex and longstanding emergencies in the wo…

New Zealand Mosque Attack: The Victims, Their Stories

An attack on a New Zealand mosque took the lives of 50 worshippers Friday and left dozens more wounded when a white supremacist opened fire and live-streame…

Somali women issue Charter that calls for equal gender representation across Somalia’s government and other socio-economic sectors

Ministry of Women and Human Rights Development of the Federal Government of Somalia and United Nations Development Programme Somalia

Joint Media Releas…

Somalia WASH Cluster Dashboard (as of 28 February 2019)

Parts of Puntland and Somaliland continue to experience severe drought conditions which have affected hundreds of thousands of people with most of them m…

IGAD SPECIAL ENVOY MEETS A DELEGATION REPRESENTING LT. GEN THOMAS CIRILLO TO ENGAGE THEM IN THE REVITALIZED PEACE AGREEMENT OF SOUTH SUDAN IMPLEMENTATION

Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) Special Envoy to South Sudan; Ambassador Dr. Ismail Wais this morning tog…

EU and partners launch the ”Inclusive Local and Economic Development (ILED)” Programme in Somalia

Kismayu, , The EU Delegation to the Federal Republic of Somalia jointly with the Federal Government of Somalia and the hosting Jubaland State government, …