The "Home of Somali Poetry" aims to find out — and promote Somali culture in the process
New initiative launches with Somali Poetry Archive, annual awards and events to promote peace and human rights
New documentary tells the stories of 5 Somalis doing amazing things to build Somalia
Dams built by UNDP and the GEF provide water to camel herders and local communities when it’s needed most
UNDP helps camel herders in Puntland protect their land and livestock from soil erosion and flash floods
New documentary explores how COVID hit Somalia and how people fought back
UNDP Somalia’s Resident Representative, Jocelyn Mason, explains why emergency responses are critical but long-term development is needed more than ever.

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