The ongoing drought has forced many people to leave their homes in search of alternative sources of food and water. According to UNHCR, over 444,000 people have been newly displaced between November 2016 and February 2017, as a result of the ongoing drought. The majority of new displacements are in Bakol, Bay and Lower Shabelle [...]
Most parts of Somalia are facing serious drought conditions with the larger part of the population facing severe to extreme drought conditions. Since the last half of 2016, the severity has been spreading spatially and the impacts getting worse with time. Some climate models are already predicting a poor rainy season in the coming season, [...]
Keeping hope alive. (Story of drought ravage family in Afgooye). SOYDA nurse attending to Nasri Mohmud youngest son. Drought in Somalia left many pastoral communities with no animals and risking their life since their only dependent livelihood was swept away by the drought, below is a short story told by one of the affected families [...]
On the 10th of Dhi Al-Hijaa during the pilgrimage season, Muslims around the world celebrate Eid Al-Adha or the �Feast of Sacrifice�. As part of the celebration, an animal is sacrificed for the sake of Allah and to feed the needy and poor. It is a rewarding spiritual act for Muslims. Every year, SOYDA with [...]
Opening Ceremony The Executive Director of SOYDA, Dr. Abdiqani Sheikh Omar, has opened the speech ceremony, Your Excellency Ministry of Health, Dr. Abdiaziz Sheikh Your Excellency Ambassador of Turkey-Somalia , Dr. Kanon Tohor Your Excellencies Deputy Director of Doctors world Wide Turkey Dr. Kerem, and other Distinguished Guests, It is a great honor for me [...]
More than thousands of Newly IDPS who have fled war in Mogadishu and many of them return back again to Mogadishu are facing such alarming shortages of food, health, water, and inadequate shelter in severely overcrowded camps in many parts of Mogadishu particulary Wadajir District ( Ex-American Embazy) where daily more than 5 families reaching [...]
Welcome to WordPress. This is your first post. Edit or delete it, then start writing!