Somalia Human Rights Road Map ready for implementation

May 20, 2015 9:30 am0 comments
Somalia Human Rights Road Map ready for implementation

The Federal Government of Somalia and Somali human rights defenders have endorsed, with some amendments, an Action Plan for the country’s Human Rights Roadmap at a validation meeting held in Mogadishu on Saturday.Federal and regional government officials, representatives of civil society organisations, human rights defenders, Somalia’s key development partners attended […]

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International partners welcome the formation of the Jubba regional assembly

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International partners welcome the formation of the Jubba regional assembly

The United Nations, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), African Union Mission in Somalia, the United States of America, and the United Kingdom welcome the formation of the Jubba regional assembly. We encourage further dialogue to ensure that all clans, communities and minority groups from the Jubas […]

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Celebrations across Somalia mark Youth Day

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Celebrations across Somalia mark Youth Day

Youth across Somalia turned up in large numbers to mark Somali Youth Day, an annual commemoration of the Somali Youth League (SYL), the country’s first political party. Founded in 1943, SYL was instrumental in the country’s struggle for independence. In the capital, President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud joined thousands of youth […]

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Somalia Human Rights Road Map ready for implementation

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Somalia Human Rights Road Map ready for implementation

The Federal Government of Somalia and Somali human rights defenders have endorsed, with some amendments, an Action Plan for the country’s Human Rights Roadmap at a validation meeting held in Mogadishu on Saturday.Federal and regional government officials, representatives of civil society organisations, human rights defenders, Somalia’s key development partners attended […]

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Interim Jubba Administration Regional Assembly Inaugurated

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Interim Jubba Administration Regional Assembly Inaugurated

The Interim Jubba Administration (IJA) Regional Assembly was inaugurated on Thursday, marking an important step in Somalia’s state formation process.The inauguration ceremony, held in the port city of Kismayo, was witnessed by the President of the Federal Republic of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, the Leader of the IJA, Sheikh Ahmed […]

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International partners welcome the formation of the Jubba regional assembly

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International partners welcome the formation of the Jubba regional assembly

The United Nations, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), African Union Mission in Somalia, the United States of America, and the United Kingdom welcome the formation of the Jubba regional assembly. We encourage further dialogue to ensure that all clans, communities and minority groups from the Jubas […]

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