OP / Editorial

Transparency is Key to Corruption-free Infrastructure in Africa

0 Visits: 78 | Tuesday December 12, 2017 - 11:58:01
By Chris Heathcote, CEO, The Global Infrastructure Hub

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Durable Solutions for Somali Refugees

0 Visits: 242 | Monday December 11, 2017 - 10:20:45
MOGADISHU — Since 2014, over 73,000 Somali refugees have been repatriated from Dadaab – the world's largest refugee camp in Kenya's northeastern province.

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Somalia Conflict: Exacting A Terrible Toll on Civilians, Al-Shabaab Responsible for Most Civilian Casualties – UN Report

0 Visits: 136 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 16:03:13
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Armed conflict in Somalia continues to exact a heavy toll on civilians, damaging infrastructure and livelihoods, displacing millions of people, and impeding access to humanitarian relief for communities in need, a UN report published on Sunday said.

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UN: 4,585 Civilian Casualties Recorded in Somalia over the Course of 22 Months (Info-graphics)

0 Visits: 287 | Sunday December 10, 2017 - 15:13:50
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — From 1 January 2016 to 14 October 2017, a total of 4,585 civilian casualties were recorded in Somalia, according to a United Nations reports released today.

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Somalia Presents Findings on Impact of Recurrent Drought and Investment Needed to Avoid Future Crises

0 Visits: 259 | Friday December 08, 2017 - 10:52:02
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — During the Somalia Partnership Forum in Mogadishu on 5th December, the Federal Government of Somalia presented findings of the Drought Impact and Needs Assessment (DINA) it has carried out in Somalia, with the support of the United Nations, the World Bank and the…

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Can Cryptocurrencies Reduce Global Poverty?

0 Visits: 183 | Friday December 08, 2017 - 10:22:03
CAPE TOWN, South Africa —  Behavioral economics guru, Richard Thaler —  this year's Nobel Prize laureate in economics— has showcased that people are economically imperfect.

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We Feel Like We are Foreigners in our Own Country

0 Visits: 314 | Wednesday December 06, 2017 - 08:50:03
MOGADISHU — We live in a country were the rights of ordinary citizens are denied, disrespected and sometimes brutally violated.

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Communiqué: Somalia Partnership Forum in Mogadishu (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 177 | Tuesday December 05, 2017 - 19:07:29
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — Somali leaders and international partners have wrapped up Somalia Partnership Forum in Mogadishu.

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Somalia Security Conference Agrees Three Priorities for Immediate Action

0 Visits: 668 | Monday December 04, 2017 - 18:26:45
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — President of the Federal Government of Somalia, Mohamed Abdullahi Mohamed "Farmaajo" convened the Somalia Security Conference in Mogadishu with representatives of the Federal Member States of Somalia and the Benadir Regional Administration.

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Hawa Hassan: Refugee Wants Better Care for son With Muscular Dystrophy (PHOTOS)

0 Visits: 291 | Thursday November 23, 2017 - 11:21:35
A year after leaving a Kenyan refugee camp — the only home she's ever truly known — Hawa Hassan says life for her and her children in America hasn't been easy.

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