Tuesday, January 28, 2020

Aid policy trends to watch in 2020

AMMAN It’s a new year, and once again we’re offering not so much a crystal ball as a cracked Land Cruiser windshield: peering into the...

Toxins Increase in Somali Crops Under Climate Shocks

“Liver cancer is increasing in Somalia. The liver is very vulnerable to these toxins... The danger is even worse if the person was suffering...

Somaliland: Five Things You Need to Know this Week about Global Education

Our news roundup includes new schools in Somaliland, a film about child slavery in India and children back in class after earthquakes in the...

Another School – ELMS – Puts Somaliland on the International Map

Somaliland remains unrecognized internationally but one school is placing the country on the world map. Elms School, a privately run institution in Hargeisa will this...

Somalia: Dahabshiil Donates $150,000 Relief Assistance to Floods Affected People in Beledweyne

PRESS RELEASE The chairman and board members of Dahabshiil group of companies also send their deepest condolences to the families of victims who perished in...

United States Continues to Grant Waivers to Countries Like Somalia Violating Anti-Child Soldier Law

The White House recently announced the US was granting full or partial waivers to the Child Soldiers Prevention Act (CSPA) to Afghanistan, Democratic Republic...

Somaliland: Hangool, Inspire Group Conduct ForumSyd-Supported Workshop on Women’s pivotal Role in Politics

In collaboration with Forum Syd, Hangool Foundation and Inspire Group have organized the first-ever Practice Parliament for women in Somaliland which is to coincide with the...

Rachel Jackson ’11 Works to Tackle Labor Abuses

Earlier this year, a new nonprofit dedicated to eradicating human and environmental abuses in company supply chains succeeded where investigative journalists have often failed. Transparentem forced...

Somalia-Born Ilwad Elman Makes the Nobel Prize Shortlist

The good news came to Ilwad Elman on Twitter. “I woke up and I was being flooded with messages and emails and I thought, ‘What...

Somaliland: On the Road with Dedicated Polio Vaccinators

Long commutes and cold box in hand, no place is too far away in the fight to end polio. Compared to the busy streets of...

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Is China Harvesting Muslim Prisoners’ ‘Halal’ Organs for Rich Saudis?

A new witness report confirms the "slaughter on-demand" of China's Muslim prisoners to provide "Halal" organs for rich Saudi customers. Shopping just got a new meaning: Welcome to death...

Somaliland Government Issues Warning Against ‘Chinese’ Coronavirus

Somaliland government has issued a warning against the new Coronavirus outbreak that has so far killed fifty-six people in China. In a press conference on...

Abiy, Afwerki, Farmajo Meet in Asmara

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Somalia President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo are in Eritrea for talks with President Isaias Afwerki aimed at strengthening ties...