Sunday 3 February 2019

Providing Access to Education for Refugee Children in Somalia With Support from UNHCR: Laila’s Story

Laila is a 35 year old mother of twelve children who lives in Laanta-Hawada Village in Bossaso, Somalia. Every morning, she waves goodbye to her children as they leave for school, but one thing that is always on her mind is paying the school fees for her children.

Wednesday 26 December 2018

Press Release_Puntland Launches a National Plan of Action for Children


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 7 November 2018

Saynab's story of hope and success - EU RESTORE

For Saynab, a 16-year-old class seven pupil at Kalabayr Primary School, going to school means everything to her. She gets excited just thinking of spending another day in school, learning and playing with friends. She has big dreams for herself. She wants to be an English Teacher.


Wednesday 7 November 2018

Finding Hope at last! A second chance for refugee students in Somalia



"I was only six years old when I experienced the worst nightmare of my life. Something that left me filled with grief and fear,’’ says Laki Muse* as she recalls how she left her home in Ethiopia to seek refuge in neighboring Somalia.


Wednesday 26 September 2018

Hawa Abdullahi – A hero paving the way for Somali girls

Hawa Abdullahi is a principal of Dr. Abdalla Derow Primary School for Girls in Baidoa, Bay Region of South West State, Somalia. Photograph: Abdirahman Abdulle / Save the Children.