Prizes to be awarded for Poet of the Year, UNDP Woman Poet and Youth Poet, judged by leading names in Somali literature
New reports looks at the effect of nonviolent communication training at a dispute resolution centre in Baidoa
New initiative launches with Somali Poetry Archive, annual awards and events to promote peace and human rights
Dams built by UNDP and the GEF provide water to camel herders and local communities when it’s needed most
New documentary tells the stories of 5 Somalis doing amazing things to build Somalia
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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