Media Monitoring Work: Bus Attack Leaves Four Dead in Bakol Region

Sabahi (Washington, DC) 29 DECEMBER 2014 http://allafrica.com/stories/201412300203.html   Gunmen attacked a bus in Abal, near Hudur in Somalia’s Bakol region, killing four passengers and injuring at least 11, Radio Bar-Kulan reported Sunday (December 28th). The injured were admitted to Baidoa General Hospital, where two of them are in critical condition, according to hospital director Abdullahi Mohamed Adan. […]

A Training Consolidating Women Rights Held in Mogadishu

Allafrica.com 19th August http://allafrica.com/stories/201408200505.html A training to consolidate women and their rights was today held in Mogadishu. The training was attended by some 100 women from 20 women organizations from different parts of Mogadishu. The training was conducted and organized by the Centre for Education and Development. Today was the kick starting date of the […]

Facts from Somalia Regarding Protection Issues and Violations; Nov 2014

In Mogadishu, 594 persons were forcibly evicted while 1,800 faced threat of eviction; Protection concerns include, insecurity, separation of children, arbitrary arrests, forced recruitment and child soldiers; Governance remains weak; Services are difficult to access; Child separation are due to conflict, displacement or death of parents; Unaccompanied children remain major protection challenges; Women are subjected […]