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Capacity building training –environmental and social (E&S) safeguards on solar service providers (SSPs) under the Somalia off-grid solar grant facility

From 16th to 19th April 2022, SIEP in collaboration with IBS Bank launched 4 days of capacity building training on environmental and social safeguards for the solar service providers in Somalia under the Somalia Off-Grid solar grant facility which is being implemented by the Ministry of Energy and Water Resource (MoEWR) and IBS as grant …

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My connection with nature: Experience of Field Visit in Abay-Dhahan Beach, near Mogadishu

As I write this short article, my country, Somalia, remains to be one of the world’s poorest nations. The national capacity to manage environmental issues (climate change, marine biodiversity and wildlife) is minimal, and government priorities lie elsewhere, for instance, security, inclusive politics and responding to humanitarian crisis. My country’s coastline is more than 3,333 …

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Who Cares For No-Man’s Land? Time For Political Will: Somalia Case.

After the fall of the central government of Somalia in the early 1990s, the Somali environmental controls collapsed and the country became no-man’s land. Environment is essential for the lives and livelihoods of the people in everywhere at all times. Environment is everything not only trees but land, soil, air, water, domestic and wildlife animals. …

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