UNSOM’s office in Garowe deliver generator to support Puntland’s police

April 18, 2015 11:43 am1 comment
UNSOM’s office in Garowe deliver generator to support Puntland’s police

The United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia’s (UNSOM) office in Garowe delivered a 20 KVA generator donated by the Somali Police Force (SPF) to Puntland’s Police Force today in the presence of the Puntland Minister of Security, the Puntland Police Commissioner, and Commanders of the Central Investigation Department (CID) and […]

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Civil society groups review human rights progress in Somalia

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Civil society groups review human rights progress in Somalia

Mogadishu, 25 March 2015 – At least 27 representatives from civil society organizations and human rights activists in Somalia concluded a two-day consultative workshop in Mogadishu on Tuesday, to review the human rights situation in Somalia and draft a report for the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva, Switzerland.Somali […]

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Federal Government and partners approve key New Deal progrommes

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Federal Government and partners approve key New Deal progrommes

Mogadishu, 23 March 2015 – The Federal Government of Somalia led by Prime Minister Omar Abdirashid Ali Sharmarke has met with development partners under the Somali Development and Reconstruction Facility-Steering Commitee to review projects to be funded under the New Deal for Somalia. The Somali Development and Reconstruction Facility is […]

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Recruitment process for NIEC & BFC Commissioners kicks off

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Recruitment process for NIEC & BFC Commissioners kicks off

Mogadishu, 22 March 2015 – As required by the Provisional Federal Constitution of Somalia and in line with the recently passed laws on the National Independent Electoral Commission and the Boundaries and Federation Commission, Somalia is now urging qualified citizens to apply for the 18 vacant seats of the National Independent […]

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UN Envoy to Somalia encouraged by firm commitment to Vision 2016 timetable

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UN Envoy to Somalia encouraged by firm commitment to Vision 2016 timetable

Mogadishu, 18 March 2015 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, welcomed firm commitments made by Somalia’s Federal and regional leaders to meet key Vision 2016 deadlines to complete Somalia’s federal state formation process, and review the provisional constitution without any extension of the […]

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UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns attack in Baidoa

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UN Special Representative for Somalia condemns attack in Baidoa

Mogadishu, 12 March 2015 – The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General for Somalia (SRSG), Nicholas Kay, condemns, in the strongest terms, today’s attack in Baidoa town in Somalia’s Interim South West Administration, which resulted in the death and injury of security personnel and civilian bystanders. “I condemn today’s attack […]

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