Child Protection

Sunday 3 March 2019

PRESS STATEMENT: NGOs call upon the government to take stern measures to protect women and girls in Somalia

 

PRESS STATEMENT

NGOs call upon the government to take stern measures to protect women and girls in Somalia 

Thursday 14 February 2019

We must protect our children to take control of our future

We must protect our children to take control of our future

By Mohamud M Hassan- Interim Country Director, Save the ChildrenSomalia

Wednesday 6 February 2019

A long way to go towards Zero Tolerance to FGM in Somalia but there is hope!

 

A long way to go towards Zero Tolerance to FGM in Somalia but there is hope!

By Fatima Bashir- FGM Programme Manager- Save the Children Somalia

Wednesday 26 December 2018

Press Release_Puntland Launches a National Plan of Action for Children

PRESS RELEASE

Garowe-December 19,2018: Hon. Drs. Marian Ahmed Ali, Minister of women development and family affairs launched the first ever Puntland Plan of Action for Children (PPAC) designed specifically to achieve Government’s commitment to make Puntland the best place for children in Somalia.

Wednesday 22 August 2018

“What I went through was a nightmare- a near-death experience in the name of culture.’’

When you meet 10-year-old Sumayo*, you cannot even begin to comprehend the kind of suffering she has gone through at her tender age.  Although she tries to put a smile on her face, she will never forget the summer of June 2018.  She recalls how the long-awaited holiday turned into a nightmare. It was during this time that Sumayo and her sister were circumcised—or to put it plainly; their private parts were mutilated.

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