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IDP led social businesses win award for ideas developed under EU, UN and government led programme on displacement

Three IDP led social enterprises have won awards for their ideas during a pitch event and startup fair in Mogadishu, where they presented their business concepts to a panel of expert judges.  


Daldhis (Build Your Country)

Since 2012, Somalia has seen significant changes in its security context and its political structure. Over the last two years, Somalia’s state formation process has seen the introduction of a new…  


INNOVATIVE DURABLE SOLUTIONS FOR IDPS AND RETURNEES

Over 1.1 million people, or nearly ten percent, of the Somali population live in protracted internal displacement. Another one million Somalis are in displacement in neighbouring countries, bringing…  


Capacity for Investment Promotion and Economic Development

The main objective of this project initiation plan is to support the Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development (MoPIED) to strengthen three (new and interrelated) main functions: a)…  


UN Joint Programme on Youth Employment

The Federal Government of Somalia and United Nations Joint Programme on Youth Employment aims to capitalise on recent security, governance and reconciliation achievements by expanding employment…  


Vice President of Hirshabelle launches joint UN and Government project to address displacement

The Vice President of Hirshabelle, Ali Abdullahi Hussein (Ali Guudlaawe), has launched a joint Government and UN project, called Midnimo II, which will work to support livelihoods and access to…  


World Creativity and Innovation Day: How social startups can help communities in crisis find solutions to challenges around them

Social startups can help communities to rebuild their social and economic fabric by building the ecosystems and businesses they need, and to find their own creative and innovative solutions to the…  


Midnimo 2-Durable Solutions for Displacement

This project capitalizes on the successes of Midnimo-I project and builds on progress made in state/ district expansion of authority and accountability, to address challenges of conflict,…  


Somalia increases peace building efforts with launch of 2019 UN Peacebuilding Fund

The Government of Somalia and the United Nations have launched a five projects supported by the UN Peacebuilding Fund at an event this week in Mogadishu, which will be implemented by UN agencies in…  


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