UNFPA Support in the Development of Midwifery profession in Somalia and Somaliland

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© UNFPA Around the world, women lack adequate access to quality health care, which make pregnancy and childbirth difficult and, in some situations, fatal. Midwives provide crucial maternal care in many parts of the world and can help mothers and children lead healthy lives before, during, and after birth. The UN’s Global Goals for health… Read more »

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Muslims praise Blackburn Rovers for hosting Eid prayers on the pitch

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A football fan from Sudan who recently moved to the UK said “now I’m feeling like a part of the community” after Blackburn Rovers hosted Eid prayers on their pitch. Hundreds attended Ewood Park on Monday morning – Blackburn say this is the first time in the country a football club has hosted Eid prayers… Read more »

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Lady Minister of Environment in Somaliland is Determined to Stop Cheetah Trafficking

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Shukri Haji Ismail Mohamoud, Somaliland’s minister of environment and rural development, still remembers that day in 2013 when she asked her staff. “Why are people taking cheetahs? And they said, because they are selling. Selling! They are not goats; they are not sheep; they are not camels. Why are they selling the cheetahs?” Mohamoud learned… Read more »

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Does Somaliland have diamonds?

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Which minerals is dominant in Somalia? Somalia holds deposits of bauxite, copper, feldspar, gold, iron ore, kaolin, limestone, natural gas, quartz, silica sand, tin, and uranium. The playa-flat deposits, which are located 150 kilometers (km) south of El Bur, are among the world’s largest identified sepiolite clay deposits. Why does Somaliland want to separate? “Somalilanders… Read more »

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European Union brings relief to the victims of the Hargeisa Market Fire in Somaliland

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The European Commission has provided EUR 100 000 in emergency humanitarian funding to assist the most vulnerable families affected by the fire that broke out at the Waaheen market in Hargeisa on 1 April 2022. The fire, suspected to have been caused by an electric shock, ravaged through the market, severely injuring twenty-seven people, destroying… Read more »

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Qatar sends aid to Somaliland to tackle drought, fires

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QNA   Doha: Qatar Fund for Development sent 45 tons of food aid baskets to assist 750 affected families in the Somaliland region, in order to address the difficult conditions as a result of drought, in addition to the fire that erupted in the main market of the capital Hargeisa, in cooperation with the Qatar… Read more »

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Somaliland, this country does not exist

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Biometric identification On November 21, a week after the election, Musa Bihi Abdi, the new presidentHe was elected with 55% of the vote. still… Biometric identification On November 21, a week after the election, Musa Bihi Abdi, the new president He was elected with 55% of the vote. Even rarer: 700,000 registered voters at polling stations were identified… Read more »

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Somaliland Police Retaliation at the Hargeisa Central Prison Events Regarding Journalists

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Press release 14/4/2022 Somaliland Police Retaliation at the Hargeisa Central Prison Events Regarding Journalists In the afternoon of April 13th, there were gunshots heard at the Hargeisa Central Prison, confirming a scuffle between the inmates and guards, leading to retaliation from Somaliland police forces. In retaliation, Somaliland police arrested several journalists covering the breaking news… Read more »

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