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swedo99

SomaliaGarowe Puntland Somalia, Somalia

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June 28, 2012

Somali Women Experts Development Organization

About Me: 

sustainable development, for people, through justice, human rights, awareness and prevention and ensure direct contact with people living HIV/AIDs, advocacy and promoting for young girl child’s education as human right and IDPs awareness for in situation and environment they live, by emphasizing linkages among the organizations, beneficiaries and partners involved in the critical issues stated.

SWEDO shall be involved in health care, awareness concerns for traditional myth/norms which usually oppose gender equality and equity, IHV/AIDs awareness and support programs for women, youth and IDPs.

Traditional Somali history has not been kind to the women and has often associated the term “NAAG” with their weakness, all demise of the family would be associated with the limitation of women. For that reason the organisation shall make more awareness in order to change the perceptions and beliefs that which despise women.

My Challenges: 
The reason that made the organisation make more emphasis on Women’s /young girls’ right as human rights goes beyond history. Traditionally women do not enjoy equal access to basic human rights, protection, resources, and social services. Unfortunately, ge
My Vision for the Future: 
Promoting Gender equality is promoting community Development
My Areas of Expertise: 
Gender issue,
My Languages: 
Other, English

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