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Somali Women as change agents

It is commonly said in Somalia that “while women can build peace only men can make it”. One reason for this is that a woman’s affiliations with the clan of her father, mother … Read More»

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The role of Somali women in peacebuilding and decision making

Dear friends, finally i have posted first draft of my frontline journal. i will be waiting your comments and suggestions as it will help me improve it... … Read More»

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Football tournament after twenty-three years… A remarkable day for Somali people!

On Wednesday, 15 December 2010 hundreds of spectators were taking their seats in the Mire Awale Stadium (in Garowe, the capital city of Puntland, Somalia) to witness the launching ceremony of the Soma … Read More»

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Puntland in Pictures

Dear Friends, Not much to share but would love to show you some pictures of the state i live.... … Read More»

Community Voices

SOMALIA: A World Free of Violence

For Ruun Abdi of Somalia, IVAWA means a world where the women of her community are free from the every day threat of violence. Read More »

"The women of the world know that you have the power and capability to help women and girls across nations."

Ruun Abdi

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Victimized to silence: Sexual Violence in Somalia

Victimized to silence: Sexual Violence in Somalia … Read More»

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We can groom a violence- free generation!

My brother would have been among the dead had he was out of town that day! He is a rugby fan and Kyadondo Rugby Grounds one of the sites of the twin bomb blasts in Kampala is his usual outing place. … Read More»

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Facilitating Somali Refugee Women's Self-Help

Check out our newest people-centered development project right here in Massachusetts (usually we work with coffee farming communities around the world). … Read More»

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