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Somalia: Launching Ceremony of the National Disability Agency.

13 July, 2021 – Somalia: The Ministry of Women & Human Rights Development launches the national disability agency in an official ceremony attended by different signatories, politicians, diplomats, and invited Human Rights Defenders HRDs from the coalition of Somali Human Rights Defenders CSHRDs. The minister of women & human rights development (Hanifa) was also there …

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Somalia: (27 April, 2021) – Jubaland Police Brutality v. HRDs/WHRDs

Jubaland, Somalia is formed from the lower juba region, middle juba region and Gedo region in most south of Somalia and borders with Ethiopia, NFD kenya, and indian ocean. Jubaland is run by the former spritual leader of alshabab (Sheikh Ahmed Madobe aka Ahmed Islam) who is the last standing Somali warlord. The Sheikh runs …

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Somalia: – (April 11, 2021)- Kismayo Becomes the Worst City to be Woman Human Rights Defender (WHRD).

Since 2020 many WHRDs were evacuated or relocated from kismayo and Fartun & her daughter were relocated from kismayo by the coalition of somali human rights defenders CSHRDS with the full support of urgent Action Fund Africa in April 11, 2021, due to the fact that insecurity and threats against WHRDs increased as a result …

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RAMAAS RADIO FM 89.7 -BASED IN KISMAYO, SOMALIA.

Ramaas radio FM is the only independent radio based in Kismayo, Somalia operating under the most complicated contexts in Somalia where attacks against independent media outlets are prevailing and looming. Radio Ramaas is committed to serve the community with awareness raising around important issues from covid19 to other threatful diseases and from extremism to security …

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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE ​​​Death penalty 2020: Botswana, Somalia and South Sudan continue to dominate with executions in East and Southern Africa.

21 APRIL 2021 Botswana doubles the number of yearly executionsChina pursued the death penalty to crack down on offences related to Covid-19 prevention effortsFormer US administration executed staggering 10 people in less than six months in 2020Lowest number of executions recorded in a decade for third consecutive yearThe unprecedented challenges of the Covid-19 pandemic were …

AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE ​​​Death penalty 2020: Botswana, Somalia and South Sudan continue to dominate with executions in East and Southern Africa. Read More »

Somalia: HRDs Face Tough Challenges.

Somalia: HRDs in Somalia face multiple challenges including serious threats, targeted killing, arbitrary arrests, as the war on freedom of expression rages and HRDs in the Somalia are reporting about how they are targeted with arbitrary arrests, torture and targeted killing by alshabab and the central authorities and security forces.  HRDs have reported several accounts of arbitrary …

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AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL PRESS RELEASE ​​​Sub-Saharan Africa: The devastating impact of conflicts compounded by COVID-19.

  AMNESTY INTERNATIONALPRESS RELEASE​​​Sub-Saharan Africa: The devastating impact of conflicts compounded by COVID-19 Sub-Saharan Africa: The devastating impact of conflicts compounded by COVID-19  Pandemic hits those shackled by oppression hardest thanks to decades of inequalities, neglect and abuseIt lays bare massive systemic inequality with marginalized communities, unemployed people, health workers, and women among the most …

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Somalia – 23.02.2021-: Alshabab terrorists Set Ablaze On Entire Civilian Residential Areas in Several Districts.

Somalia – Witnesses & survivors of alshabab’s merciless terrorists’ rampant attack on the following districts of Leego, Yaaqbiri Wayne, Goobaanle, & Beledul Amiin narrate harrowing accounts of people being killed, women being raped, children being kidnapped, houses, stores & cars being burnt down to ashes, camels and other livestock being robbed and drink wells being …

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Geneva – (05.02.2021): Interview with Mary Lawlor, the current UN Special Rapporteur on HRDs.

Horn Afrik News Agency for Human Rights HANAHR online editor (I. Adam) has interviewed Mary Lawlor via zoom directly in Geneva. Mary Lawlor UN Special Rapporteur on HRDs situation, has said in the interview with HANAHR, ” I am recently appointed as the UN special rapporteur on HRDs situation in the world. I am firstly …

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