UN Releases $2.7 Million To Help Cyclone-Hit ‘Somaliland’; Urges Focus On Long-term Rebuilding

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Death Toll From Somaliland Cyclone Hits Over 50

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Yemen, Somaliland Brace For Cyclone Sagar

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2 Die In Somalia Flooding Ahead Of Rare Tropical Storm Sagar Landfall

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Dahabshiil Waives Fees In Aid Of Flood Victims

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Pioneering Master Programme In Climate Change And Environmental Sustainability Launched; 30 Students Receive Scholarships To Programme

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Meet The Women Fighting Cheetah Smuggling In Somaliland

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A Sustainable Future For Frankincense And Forests?

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Africa Is Splitting Into Two After Tear In Kenya’s Rift Valley [Video]

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On 17th January 2018: What’s Being Sprayed In Our Skies In Somaliland?

By Rashid Mustafe X Nur

Once in a while, you will see our beautiful blue skies in Hargeisa crisscrossed by what looks like a jet plane ‘Condensation trails’ (contrails). Continue reading “On 17th January 2018: What’s Being Sprayed In Our Skies In Somaliland?”

Seawater Greenhouse Reaps First Somaliland Veg Crop Grown With Just Sea Water

EXCLUSIVE: Pioneering project in Somaliland delivers the first harvest of lettuce, tomatoes, and cucumbers – all grown using only sea water Continue reading “Seawater Greenhouse Reaps First Somaliland Veg Crop Grown With Just Sea Water”

Somaliland Independence: How To Save Lives And Create Peace

By Ian Fingado

Imagine that you are in a nice, grassy park, sitting on a bench, looking out at a river. There’s bustling shipping economy, and within a few miles, you can see a stadium that holds the largest horse race in the U.S. Continue reading “Somaliland Independence: How To Save Lives And Create Peace”

Somaliland’s Cholera Outbreak Threatens To Kill Thousands

Mohammed Abdi is four years old – but he looks less than half that.

Children like him are already weakened by hunger and illness but are now facing the threat of contracting cholera. Continue reading “Somaliland’s Cholera Outbreak Threatens To Kill Thousands”

In Somaliland, Amid Persistent Drought, A Nation Of Herders Plots A New Course

In Somaliland, part of famine prevention means keeping people at home, rather than wandering for help. It also means laying the ground for a major shift to lessen dependence on livestock, the backbone of Somalis’ survival for centuries. Part 4 of our series on famine resilience. Continue reading “In Somaliland, Amid Persistent Drought, A Nation Of Herders Plots A New Course”

Network Airline Management and Astral Aviation Fly Urgent Relief Goods For Canadian Red Cross to Somaliland

Over 57 tones of urgent relief goods were transported by Network Airline Management, the freighter division of the Network Aviation Group, on behalf of the Canadian Red Cross to a field hospital in Hargeisa, Somaliland. Continue reading “Network Airline Management and Astral Aviation Fly Urgent Relief Goods For Canadian Red Cross to Somaliland”

Somaliland’s Children Dying As Drought And Border Dispute Create Fatal Mix

Analysis By Sally Sara

It’s being described as the worst humanitarian crisis since World War II. More than 20 million people are at risk of starvation, mostly in Africa. Continue reading “Somaliland’s Children Dying As Drought And Border Dispute Create Fatal Mix”

No Country For Nomads: The Hard Life Of A Somali Shepherd

Well-adapted to the desert, but not to the modern world Continue reading “No Country For Nomads: The Hard Life Of A Somali Shepherd”

Somaliland’s Ruling Political Party Donates $70,000 To Burao General Hospital

Burao, Somaliland, June 6, 2017 (Saxafi) – Somaliland’s ruling political party KULMIYE, donated $70,000 to Burao General Hospital on Tuesday in response to the deadly AWD outbreak that has left close to 50 dead and thousands hospitalized. Continue reading “Somaliland’s Ruling Political Party Donates $70,000 To Burao General Hospital”

Trump Sinks, So Women Must Lead The Fight To Tackle Climate Change

By Michelle Higelin 

Women are disproportionately affected by climate change, which is why they must take the lead role in fighting it, says Michelle Higelin, Interim Director of Actionaid Australia explains. Continue reading “Trump Sinks, So Women Must Lead The Fight To Tackle Climate Change”