The United Nations, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), African Union Mission in Somalia, the United States and United Kingdom have expressed concerns over delays in the implementation of Vision 2016 due to the prolonged political crisis.
New UN Deputy Special Representative for Somalia arrives in Mogadishu to support peace and state-building
MOGADISHU, Somalia, January 22, 2015/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The new Deputy Special Representative of the United Nations Secretary-General (DSRSG), Mr. Raisedon Zenenga, arrived in Mogadishu today to assume his duties with the United Nations Assistance Mission in Somalia (UNSOM). “I am very pleased to have this opportunity to […]
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General (SRSG) for Somalia, Nicholas Kay, condemned recent violence in Defow, central Somalia.
Joint statement by the UN, IGAD, EU, AMISOM, and UK Envoys to Somalia / International partners welcome the launch of the regional assembly process for Interim Juba Administration
The United Nations, Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the European Union (EU), African Union Mission in Somalia and the United Kingdom welcomed the launch of the selection process for the new Regional Assembly for the Interim Juba Administration (IJA), calling on the authorities to ensure that all communities represented.
The Special Representative of the UN Secretary-General, Nicholas Kay, welcomed Somalia becoming party to the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child at a ceremony led by the President of Somalia, Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, at a local School in Mogadishu.
Somali security forces arrested five journalists in two separate cases over the weekend in the capital of Somalia, Mogadishu