Tag archive for ‘Somali women’
By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, March 13th, 2012
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For Somalia, lessons from stable breakaway north

HARGEISA, Somalia — Banknotes in piles the size of desks lie on a dusty street guarded by dozing civilians — money exchange offices in Somaliland, the northern breakaway state of war-torn Somalia. While More...

By SomalilandPress On Sunday, March 11th, 2012
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‘Yusuf’ to blame for misery in city

For the past 20 years, the most feared man in Mogadishu has been a character known by his only name: Yusuf. A conversation in the Somalia capital might go like this. Where is Hassan Abdi? Oh, he was killed by Yusuf. More...

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By SomalilandPress On Wednesday, November 30th, 2011
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Somaliland: Working in Somaliland Part 7

Iain will be writing to Somalilandpress.com about his experience in Somaliland and will be offering tips to anyone who may want to visit the unrecognized republic along the way – discover Somaliland from a Non-Somali More...

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By SomalilandPress On Saturday, June 25th, 2011
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Op-Ed:Women’s Rights Trampled in Somaliland?

I made a promise to myself to give the new administration a year before I began writing articles critiquing their style of government and their decisions. Well, while the year is almost over, there is something More...

By SomalilandPress On Tuesday, October 5th, 2010
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Somailand Hero Speaking at UCSB on Thursday

Edna Adan Ismail is, to be blunt, a hero. Born in Hargeisa, Somaliland, in the Horn of Africa, Adan is the former Foreign Minister of Hargeisa. She also worked for the World Health Organization as the regional nursing More...