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10/6/15

IOM, UNHCR work together to aid migrants and refugees fleeing Yemen

Kenya - Representatives from IOM and UNHCR have presented a Regional Refugee and Migrant Response Plan (RRMRP) to respond to the crisis in Yemen at a donor meeting held in Nairobi on October 5th. The plan will cost USD 36 million from October to December 2015 and may cost a further USD 119 million in 2016.

No humanitarian agencies left in besieged Afghan city of Kunduz after hospital bombing – UN


Internally displaced persons in Kunduz, Afghanistan, waiting for assistance from UN humanitarian agencies, UNHCR, WFP and UNICEF, on 31 May 2015. Photo: OCHA/Mohammad Sadiq Zaheer
6 October 2015 РThere are currently no humanitarian agencies left in Kunduz, the north-eastern Afghan city where an air strike hit the M̩decins sans Fronti̬res (MSF) hospital, causing the deaths and injuries of medical personnel, patients and other civilians, the United Nations said today.

10/3/15

Halkan ka dhagayso Taariikhda UN


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Halkan ka dhagayso barnaaamij dood wadaag ah oo ay marti gelisay idaacadda VOA laanteeda af Somaliga kasoo uu qayb galayAbdirahman Takhal,  madaxa Xarunta Nabadda iyo Caddaaladda Soomaaliyeed.

9/8/14

Somalia: Sexual Abuse by African Union Soldiers

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Nairobi,  – Soldiers from the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) have sexually abused and exploited vulnerable Somali women and girls on their bases in Mogadishu, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today. Troop-contributing countries, the African Union (AU), and donors to AMISOM should urgently address these abuses and strengthen procedures inside Somalia to seek justice.

4/13/14

Ethnic Somalis under pressure in Kenyan capital

EASTLEIGH (NAIROBI), 11 April 2014 (IRIN) - Thousands of ethnic Somalis have been arrested and detained in an ongoing security operation dubbed Usalama Watch mainly in Eastleigh, a suburb of Nairobi often known as “Little Mogadishu” because of its predominantly Somali population. Usalama means security in Swahili.

VOA Interview: Amm. Marakanka


4/8/14

Greater efforts needed to curb sexual violence in Mogadishu

NAIROBI/MOGADISHU, 25 February 2014 (IRIN) - Sexual and gender-based violence is a major issue in Somalia, especially for internally displaced persons (IDPs) living in south and central Somalia. A Mogadishu-based NGO working to protect women and children, Save Somali Women and Children (SSWC), has recorded more than 2,000 survivors of sexual violence in Mogadishu since it was set up in July 2012.

9/17/13

International Banks Risk Destabilizing Somalia's Fragile Recovery

Tuesday, September 17, 2013

International banks risk destabilizing Somalia's fragile recovery by closing the accounts of money transfer companies and should stay further plans to do so, President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud said Monday.

8/15/13

African Union troops accused of Somalia gang rape



photo_1376555399192-1-HD.jpgAfrican Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) troops prepare to board a UN aircraft in Mogadishu last month. The African Union force fighting in Somalia is investigating the alleged gang rape of a woman by its soldiers, a case that has sparked outrage in Mogadishu, the AU said Thursday. (AU-UN IST/AFP/File)


Thursday, August 15, 2013
The African Union force fighting in Somalia is investigating the alleged gang rape of a woman by its soldiers, a case that has sparked outrage in Mogadishu, the AU said Thursday.

8/14/13

Doctors Without Borders pulls out of Somalia after 22 years


The aid group Doctors Without Borders says it's pulling out of Somalia after 22 years of work there because of attacks on its staff.
The aid group Doctors Without Borders says it's pulling out of Somalia after 22 years of work there because of attacks on its staff. Getty Images






Wednesday, August 14, 2013

NAIROBI, Kenya – The aid group Doctors Without Borders said Wednesday it is pulling out Somalia after 22 years of work there because of attacks on its staff.