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NEWS | 05 September 2018

Tukuley was a victim of physical abuse who found support and now raises awareness on gender-based violence in her settlement in Somalia

“I Thank God my injuries were not severe and I was able to recover. I am a confident woman now and I know how to survive what I lived through” Tukuley Ahmed Xussein, a 40 year old mother of ten, living at the Hiiran 2 Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) settlement...

Abdullahi writing down his responses to questions asked and repairing a receiver during a practical lesson
NEWS | 28 August 2018

Abdullahi, a special needs child from Somalia, finds his place in the classroom through vocational skills training

Fifteen year old Abdullahi sits eagerly in his electronic repair vocational skills class at the Galckayo vocational training center in Puntland. One cannot tell that he is deaf. Abdullahi's formal education had been cut short due to lack of qualified specialized teachers and non-existent special needs education policies. But last...

NEWS | 24 August 2018

Hygiene & sanitation training: "It is challenging to promote these matters when children hail from families unable to meet basic needs”, head teacher at Somali primary school says

Every morning, Mohamed Abdi, head teacher of Daryel Primary School in Bossasso, welcomes his pupils at the school gates. Most of them hail from internally displaced (IDP's) and very poor families for whom, among many pressing struggles, there is an urgent need to access clean and safe/potable water, latrines and...

Bullo Rasas, inside her tea shop in an IDP camp in Bossasso which was established through the EU Emergency Trust Fund for Africa, Durable Solutions for IDPs and Returnees in Somalia Project in Puntland.
NEWS | 24 August 2018

Trying to provide for her family, Somali Bullo suffered a mother's biggest loss: ‘’I will not send my children to work again. I live with the guilt of losing my daughter’’

40 year old Bullo is working in her small tea shop in the bustling streets of an Internally Displaced Persons (IDPs) camp in Bossasso. As she attentively caters pancakes and tea to   customers, one cannot tell the loss Bullo has faced.

Like most IDPs, Bullo fled her hometown with nothing...