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A Game Changer— The Prospects and Pitfalls of Mobile Money in Somalia

0 Visits: 48 | Friday May 26, 2017 - 19:12:37
MOGADISHU — Mobile payments herald financial opportunity in Somalia. But for whom? And for how long?

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MENA: Peace Ambassadors Exploring Alternative Forms of Peace Talks

0 Visits: 108 | Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 18:44:58
ALEXANDRIA, Egypt — Egypt hosts PEACE HACK MENA, a five-day international initiative that is taking place from the 21st-25th of May, 2017, where peace innovation ambassadors are utilizing the power of innovation hubs across the MENA region as tools for open dialogue revolving around building and sustaining…

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Sudan: Women and Girls Lack Access to Aid in Nuba

0 Visits: 94 | Tuesday May 23, 2017 - 16:19:50
NAIROBI — Most women and girls in the rebel-held Nuba Mountains of Sudan lack access to reproductive health care, including emergency obstetric care, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

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UN Envoy Michael Keating: Five Big Challenges Facing Somalia (VIDEO)

0 Visits: 315 | Monday May 22, 2017 - 09:13:20
MOGADISHU (Somali Update Online) — The United Nations Special Representative for Somalia Michael Keating explains five big challenges facing Somalia during a policy briefing at the Royal Institute of Chatham House in London.

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The World Is One Family And Let's Treat Each Other That Way

0 Visits: 147 | Sunday May 14, 2017 - 11:34:16
HAPPY MOTHERS DAY - I am a mom. But to me that has never meant only caring for my three daughters. I knew that to be true even as I fled my Somali homeland with my girls following the assassination of their father by Somali warlords.

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Full Communique: The London Conference on Somalia

0 Visits: 265 | Friday May 12, 2017 - 10:11:16
LONDON (Somali Update Online) — On Thursday 11 May the UK co-hosted a major international conference with the United Nations and Federal Government of Somalia.

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FULL Speech by Somali President at the London Conference on Somalia

0 Visits: 302 | Thursday May 11, 2017 - 14:52:36
Your Excellency, The Right Honourable Theresa May, the Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, His Excellency, Antonio Guterres, the Secretary General of the United Nations His Excellency, Moussa Faki Mahamat, Chairman of the African Union Commission Heads of States and Governments in attendance, Representatives…

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WATCH LIVE: London Conference on Somalia

0 Visits: 627 | Thursday May 11, 2017 - 12:08:56
Watch this live stream video coming from the International Conference on Somalia has opened in London today on May 11th, 2017.

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The London Conference and Prospects for Peace and Stability in Somalia

0 Visits: 448 | Wednesday May 10, 2017 - 20:22:15
The 11 May London Conference on Somalia comes at a time when prospects for peace and stability have substantially improved, even as the threat of famine looms.

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London Conference on Somalia: A Great Recognition to the Contribution of the Diaspora

0 Visits: 363 | Wednesday May 10, 2017 - 09:33:44
On May 11, Somalia will be marking one of the most important milestones in the history of the country since the efforts to reconstruct the country begun in the year 2000.

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