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Somali Women's News

CONTENTS

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  1. In Somaliland, against genital mutilation [video] (July 8, 2014)
  2. Better skills mean boosted profits for Somali women (July 4, 2014)
  3. Somaliland's Leading Lady for Women's Rights:'It Is Time for Men to Step Up' (June 24, 2014)
  4. 'Africa Rising'? Not really, unless we invest more in girls (June 19, 2014)
  5. Sitaad: Somali women’s traditional devotional space (June 17, 2014)
  6. Sitaad:Somali women’s traditional devotional space (2) (June 17, 2014)
  7. America’s Underground Female Genital Mutilation Crisis (June 12, 2014)
  8. Educating girls is central to any nation’s effort to transform itself (June 10, 2014)
  9. Gender Based Violence Working Group (June 1, 2014)
  10. Trying to Rebuild Women's Bodies After Female 'Circumcision' (May 29, 2014)
  11. TEAM OF EXPERTS: RULE OF LAW – SEXUAL VIOLENCE IN CONFLICT IN SOMALIA[pdf] (May 16, 2014)
  12. Somalia: Promoting Human Rights and Gender Equality in the Police Force (May 16, 2014)
  13. Somalia: Taking a Firm Stand Against Sexual Violence (May 14, 2014)
  14. SOMALILAND: Nadifa Mohamed’s New Novel Is a Dark, Vivid Tale of Three Somali Women (May 12, 2014)
  15. Somali Women’s Workshop In Minnesota, United States.[video] (May 12, 2014)
  16. World Press Freedom Day: All-female run radio aired in Somalia (May 9, 2014)
  17. Somaliland’s first female National Deputy Prosecutor (May 6, 2014)
  18. Empowering Somali women in the business sector - UNDP (May 6, 2014)
  19. Yemen law on child brides and FGM offers hope of wider progress (May 6, 2014)
  20. Ilwad Elman - How to Change the World (All About Women 2014)[video] (May 6, 2014)
  21. ‘I am convinced that the practice of FGM can be stopped in Somalia’[video] (May 6, 2014)
  22. Female Genital Cutting – The 20th Century Attempt to Ban a Harmful Traditional Practice (May 5, 2014)
  23. Puntland’s New President Appoints More Women to Key Cabinet Posts (May 5, 2014)
  24. Kenya redefines marriage in a blow to women’s rights (May 3, 2014)
  25. Morocco Divided Over Equality (Apr 30, 2014)
  26. Somali minister of women condemns genital mutilation, forced marriages (Apr 28, 2014)
  27. Equality for Women and Sustainable Development Go Hand in Hand (Apr 27, 2014)
  28. New Prosecutions Bring Scrutiny to Female Genital Cutting (Apr 27, 2014)
  29. Egypt: Stop Mutilating Little Girls! (Apr 27, 2014)
  30. The Economist: Ayaan Hirsi Ali – Enlightened intolerance (Apr 20, 2014)
  31. Ayaan Hirsi Ali and the dangerous anti-Islamic logic of the war on terror (Apr 20, 2014)
  32. Meet the women trading Sudan's first carbon credits (Apr 17, 2014)
  33. Equipping Gaalkacyo women with life skills (Apr 16, 2014)
  34. Criminalisation will not stop FGM in east Africa (Apr 16, 2014)
  35. What Was Brandeis Thinking When It Invited Ayaan Hirsi Ali to Speak? (Apr 16, 2014)
  36. Saudi Arabia Considers Ending Ban On Sports At Girls’ Schools (Apr 16, 2014)
  37. How to fight sexual harassment in Egypt: Laws or rope? (Apr 16, 2014)
  38. Britain's first female genital mutilation trial provokes national controversy (Apr 12, 2014)
  39. Human Rights Activist Slams University’s ‘Deplorable’ Move to Withdraw Honorary Degree Because of Her Critical Comments About Islam (Apr 12, 2014)
  40. More than half the women in these countries are married by the time they turn 18 (Apr 12, 2014)
  41. PUNTLAND COMMEMORATES INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY (Apr 11, 2014)
  42. Ayaan Hirsi Ali vs. the Campus Thought Police (Apr 11, 2014)
  43. THROUGH THE FIRE: Seattle Premiere & Q&A with Dr. Deqo Mohamed (Apr 9, 2014)
  44. "80% of the Muslim world do not practice FGM" (Apr 8, 2014)
  45. Men must join fight against FGM, leading campaigner urges (Apr 4, 2014)
  46. The Rise of Rwanda's Women: Rebuilding and Reuniting a Nation (1) (Apr 2, 2014)
  47. The Rise of Rwanda's Women: Rebuilding and Reuniting a Nation (2) (Apr 2, 2014)
  48. Female genital mutilation: Africa’s curse on women (Apr 2, 2014)
  49. Canadian girls/women grapple with legacy of FGM > Defying destiny [1] (Apr 2, 2014)
  50. Canadian girls/women grapple with legacy of FGM- Defying destiny [2] (Apr 2, 2014)
  51. Why drought hits Somaliland's women the hardest (Mar 26, 2014)
  52. Heshima Kenya Showcasing Somalian Women Humanitarians at Chicago Premiere Screening[video] (Mar 26, 2014)
  53. FGM: UK's first female genital mutilation prosecutions announced (Mar 21, 2014)
  54. More girls going to school in central Somalia (Mar 19, 2014)
  55. Teach a Woman to Farm…And She Creates Jobs (Mar 19, 2014)
  56. Somalia: Educate Girls, End Poverty (Mar 18, 2014)
  57. Fighting Al Shabaab as a Woman in Somalia's National Army:Iman Elman [video] (Mar 17, 2014)
  58. EU Children of PEACE in Somalia: Safyia goes to school (Mar 17, 2014)
  59. "Gender equality is a core pillar of development rather than an instrument of development" (Mar 17, 2014)
  60. Egypt launches first prosecution for female genital mutilation after girl dies (Mar 14, 2014)
  61. Somalia: Puntland bans Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) (Mar 11, 2014)
  62. Women Still Walk Two Steps Behind in Arab World (Mar 9, 2014)
  63. Protecting women in Somalia: The IRC honours International Women’s Day[video] (Mar 9, 2014)
  64. Women in Somalia; challenges and changes (Mar 9, 2014)
  65. Ethiopian Case Study Sheds Light on What Really Holds Back Gender Equality - And National Economies (Mar 1, 2014)
  66. Muslims debate centuries-old tradition of female genital mutilation in Somalia (Mar 1, 2014)
  67. A First Step Toward Ending Somalia’s Rape Epidemic (Feb 20, 2014)
  68. Somali supermodel Waris Dirie wants to save all little desert flowers (Feb 20, 2014)
  69. Extreme genital mutilation on retreat in Somaliland (Feb 20, 2014)
  70. Razor cuts, thorn stitches: Somali woman recalls FGM horror (Feb 20, 2014)
  71. Women join forces to enter the local police force in Armo, Somalia (Feb 27, 2014)
  72. African Women's Decade: 2013) Annual Review [pdf] (Feb 17, 2014)
  73. Women and politics in Somaliland [audio] (Feb 16, 2014)
  74. Hawa Abdi's Story[video] (Feb 16, 2014)
  75. Finding the Courage to Cover Sexual Violence (Feb 12, 2014)
  76. Rape In Somalia 'Is Normal', HRW Report Finds (Feb 14, 2014)
  77. Somalia: Women Shouldn’t Live in Fear of Rape (Feb 14, 2014)
  78. Q&A: What it is Like Researching Rape in Somalia (Feb 14, 2014)
  79. All-female run radio aired in Somalia [video] (Feb 14, 2014)
  80. Somalia: Somali Government Must Protect, Not Arrest and Harass, Rape Victims - HRW (Feb 14, 2014)
  81. Tall as the Baobab Tree: Talking Child Marriage in Senegal (Feb 10, 2014)
  82. How supermodel Waris Dirie saved girl from FGM (Feb 16, 2014)
  83. Somalia: Somali Leaders Push to End Female Genital Mutilation (Feb 9, 2014)
  84. 10 reasons why our FGM law has failed – and 10 ways to improve it (Feb 9, 2014)
  85. What is female genital mutilation and where does it happen? (Feb 7, 2014)
  86. Somalia fight female genital mutilation (Feb 7, 2014)
  87. Djibouti hosts regional anti-FGM Conference (Feb 7, 2014)
  88. IOM Somalia marks International Day of Zero Tolerance to Female Genital Mutilation (Feb 7, 2014)
  89. Fighting to change perceptions of FGM in Somalia (Feb 7, 2014)
  90. Focus on Somalia: Somalis Fight FGM EP. 34[videos] (Feb 6, 2014)
  91. British girl leads Guardian campaign to end female genital mutilation (Feb 6, 2014)
  92. Somalia: Women's Role Critical to Development Says Ambassador (Feb 6, 2014)
  93. Challenges for women & children in Somalia: Discussing education and conflict with Nuruddin Farah[video] (Feb 5, 2014)
  94. Masculinization of Somali Polity and Gender Disparity (Feb 1, 2014)
  95. Nuradin Farah:If you want peace in Somalia, half of all positions of power must be given to women[video] (Jan 31, 2014)
  96. Somaliland: Clan Loyalty Hampers Women's Political Prospects (Jan 28, 2014)
  97. Somaliland: Clan Loyalty Hampers Women's Political Prospects (Jan 28, 2014)
  98. Man Forces 8-Year-Old Daughter into 'Marriage'... (Jan 28, 2014)
  99. Murshidat: Female Primary Health Care Workers Transforming Society in Yemen (Jan 28, 2014)
  100. Skills training offers new opportunities to Somali women (Jan 25, 2014)
  101. The Women Shepherds of Somaliland [videos] (Jan 24, 2014)
  102. Fatwa Bans Men and Women from Chatting Online... (Jan 7, 2014)
  103. Geeking Out: Uganda’s Women are Creating the Next Generation of Girl Geeks (Jan 6, 2014)
  104. The London clinic fighting back against female genital mutilation (Dec 24, 2013)
  105. SOMALIA: All female radio brings education & community to Mogadishu (Dec 17, 2013)
  106. Important Religious Ruling against all forms of female circumcision signed in Puntland, North Eastern Somalia (Dec 17, 2013)
  107. Journeys from Exclusion to Inclusion: Marginalized women’s successes in overcoming political exclusion[pdf] (Oct 22, 2013)
  108. Somalia: Circumcision ‘Light’ (1) (Sep 15, 2013)
  109. Somalia: Circumcision ‘Light’ (2) (Sep 15, 2013)
  110. Yemeni child bride, eight, 'dies on wedding night' (Sep 11, 2013)
  111. Female genital mutilation: 'Mothers need to say no' (Sep 7, 2013)
  112. High Hopes for Victims of Female Genital Mutilation (Aug 31, 2013)
  113. Gender impact analysis: unconditional cash transfers in South Central Somalia (1) (Aug 28, 2013)
  114. Gender impact analysis: unconditional cash transfers in South Central Somalia (2) (Aug 28, 2013)
  115. Somaliland: No school, because you’re a girl (Aug 27, 2013)
  116. Somalia: Easy Prey - Victims of Sexual Violence in Somalia (Aug 23, 2013)
  117. Women taking lead roles in re-constructing Somalia (Aug 19, 2013)
  118. Amanda Lindhout book reveals Somalia captivity despair (Aug 19, 2013)
  119. Mothers and daughters at war in the cracked Horn of Africa (Aug 18, 2013)
  120. Somaliland: War stories;The battle-scarred lives of three Somali women (Aug 17, 2013)
  121. Nadifa Mohamed's Somali journey (Aug 16, 2013)
  122. 'The Orchard of Lost Souls' (Hardcover) by Nadifa Mohamed [video] (Aug 15, 2013)
  123. UN: Sexual and gender-based violence pervasive in Somalia[radio] (Aug 16, 2013)
  124. Somalia leads world in per capita female circumcision (July 31, 2013)
  125. Somaliland: Dr Shukri A Locally Trained Physician Demonstrates her Skills (July 30, 2013)
  126. Most Brides in Niger Are Children (July 30, 2013)
  127. Female Genital Mutilation Sees Downward Trend, As More Countries Come To Defense Of Women's And Children's Rights (July 27, 2013)
  128. Is the End in Sight for Female Genital Mutilation? (July 27, 2013)
  129. FGM: Wounds and scars (July 27, 2013)
  130. Somali government drafts bill to protect women's rights (July 24, 2013)
  131. Robert Spencer: Blaming the Rape Victim in Dubai (July 24, 2013)
  132. Robert Spencer: Blaming the Rape Victim in Dubai (2) (July 24, 2013)
  133. Somalia: Malala Yousefzai Inspires Girls' Education Activists in Somalia (July 24, 2013)
  134. Empowering the forgotten heroines of peacebuilding – the Somali Women (July 24, 2013)
  135. Empowering the forgotten heroines of peacebuilding – the Somali Women (2) (July 24, 2013)
  136. 125 million girls in 29 countries have been subjected to the cruel practice, writes in a recent UNICEF report.[pdf] (July 23, 2013)
  137. Dubai police asked rape victim "Are you sure you called the police because you just didn't like it?" -- then jailed her (July 22, 2013)
  138. Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting: A statistical overview and exploration of the dynamics of change[pdf] (July 22, 2013)
  139. 11-year-old Yemeni girl escapes forced marriage: "I'm not the only one....There are many cases like that. Some children decide to throw themselves into the sea. They're dead now." (July 22, 2013)
  140. Modern, moderate Dubai: Norwegian woman raped, gets 16 months in jail for sex outside marriage (July 18, 2013)
  141. UK Lawyers Bring First Prosecutions for Female Genital Mutilation (July 10, 2013)
  142. Mother and nurse fights stigma of disabilities among Somalis (July 7, 2013)
  143. Girls Fight Back Against Child Marriage (July 5, 2013)
  144. Burney Seeks world's Assistance against Female Circumcision (July 4, 2013)
  145. Asha Hagi Elmi on Al Jazeera in Witness: Sisters of Somalia (July 3, 2013)
  146. Sister's death spurs Ethiopian activist to fight female cutting (July 1, 2013)
  147. The Somali mothers against Female Circumcision (ablation) (June 29, 2013)
  148. Anti-FGM videos from Network against FGM in Somaliland (June 29, 2013)
  149. Female Genital Mutilation Problems, By Nagaad Network (June 27, 2013)
  150. Australia: Refugee influx spurs action on mutilation (June 27, 2013)
  151. UK: 'Barbaric female genital mutilation' rife in London, warns campaigner (June 26, 2013)
  152. Q&A: How One Woman Demands Answers and an End to FGM (June 26, 2013)
  153. Girls Take Charge in the Fight to End Female Genital Mutilation[video] (June 25, 2013)
  154. UK gets FGM hotline to tackle “barbaric child abuse" (June 24, 2013)
  155. UK: Female genital mutilation victim was 'aged just seven' (June 24, 2013)
  156. Ending Child Marriage-Book (June 24, 2013)
  157. Mother, two daughters honor murdered over video of them enjoying the rain (June 25, 2013)
  158. Taking Back Control of Her Life: Hawa’s Story (June 20, 2013)
  159. Somalia’s ‘Cultural Shift’ Means Less-Severe Form of FGM (June 20, 2013)
  160. UK: Racism fear puts 20,000 girls and women at risk of genital mutilation (June 13, 2013)
  161. Political correctness resulting in female circumcision being ignored in UK, say MPs (June 13, 2013)
  162. Women as Agents of Change: Traditional Practices and Community-Based Social Change in Ethiopia (June 14, 2013)
  163. Why it is Hard to Ban the Child Marriage in Islam? (June 12, 2013)
  164. Pakistan: Husband forces "disobedient" wife to recite Qur'an, then hacks her to death with an axe (June 8, 2013)
  165. Long gone from Somalia, she yearns to return (June 1, 2013)
  166. Somalia: Defending My Wife - The Other Story of Sexual Violence in Somalia (May 31, 2013)
  167. Stiffer penalties, formal justice to curb rape in Somaliland (May 28, 2013)
  168. Somalia: Rape On the Rise in Somaliland (May 28, 2013)
  169. The Women at the Forefront of Somalia’s Future[video] (May 27, 2013)
  170. Inside the rape crisis center that's helping Somalia's women [video] (May 27, 2013)
  171. The Silent Tragedy of Child Marriage (May 23, 2013)
  172. Saudi Arabian woman in historic Mount Everest climb (May 18, 2013)
  173. Mogadishu district provides free education for adult women (May 13, 2013)
  174. Rapes on rise in Somaliland, say medical officials (May 12, 2013)
  175. The future is ‘smart’ but is it equal? African women’s digital agency (May 7, 2013)
  176. Somalia's Champion for Displaced Girls: Dehabo Hassan Maow (May 4, 2013)
  177. AN INTERVIEW WITH OUR 2013) VOICES OF COURAGE HONOREE DAHABO HASSAN MAOW (May 4, 2013)
  178. The Women Warriors: "Through the Fire" tells the stories of three prominent women activists[pdf] (May 3, 2013)
  179. UK ministers meet members of the diaspora community to help explain the challenges Somali women face (Apr 30, 2013)
  180. In Somalia, one woman’s struggle for her sisters[video] (Apr 25, 2013)
  181. Rape Cases soar in Somaliland (Apr 23, 2013) Somali Women Cashing in on Business (Apr 22, 2013)
  182. Dr. Hawa Abdi: Empower Somalia's Businesswomen (Apr 10, 2013)
  183. Saudi Arabia’s Feminist Revolution Has Begun (Apr 7, 2013)
  184. Muslim Women Outraged After FEMEN's 'Topless Jihad' Protests (Apr 6, 2013)
  185. Fighting Against the Odds: A Woman of Courage in a Ravaged Land (Apr 6, 2013)
  186. In Somalia, Mother And Daughter Are 'Keeping Hope Alive' (Apr 6, 2013)
  187. Women-run radio station to open in Somalia (Apr 6, 2013)
  188. SAUDI ARABIA: Women now will be allowed to ride bicycles[video] (Apr 4, 2013)
  189. London : Somaliland women discuss their view of leadership | Africa at LSE (Apr 2, 2013)
  190. Somali women's rights reporter shot dead in Mogadishu (Mar 25, 2013)
  191. Statement by the Muslim Brotherhood on Convention on the Elimination of All Forms of Discrimination (Mar 24, 2013)
  192. Somaliland: Queen of Somali Television; Nuura Mohamed hosts HCTV’s Nuura Fashion programme (Mar 20, 2013)
  193. Women in Somalia: the heroes of a generation (Mar 19, 2013)
  194. Islamic group banned for hosting gender segregated event (Mar 15, 2013)
  195. Yemen: “I made it possible for my father to buy new wives” (Mar 15, 2013)
  196. On International Women’s Day, displaced girls now dream of becoming President of Somalia[video] (Mar 8, 2013)
  197. The horror that is child marriage (Mar 8, 2013)
  198. International women's day: a voice from Somalia (Mar 8, 2013)
  199. My rapists were rewarded, says Somali woman cleared of making false claims (Mar 7, 2013)
  200. Djibouti: Women’s football back on track (Mar 6, 2013)
  201. Somalia: Woman Alleging Rape Cleared, Journalist Convicted (Mar 5, 2013)
  202. Kenya Decides - the Somali Woman Hoping to Make History (Mar 5, 2013)
  203. Freedom fatwa? Saudi cleric says women don’t need to veil, can travel alone (Feb 28, 2013)
  204. Cash, sexism and violence keep women out of Kenyan politics (Feb 20, 2013)
  205. Saudi Scholars: Employing Women is 'Human Trafficking'... (Feb 19, 2013)
  206. Saudi Arabia bans ALL things red for Valentine’s Day. (Feb 15, 2013)
  207. Former hostage shares horrifying ordeal in bid to end violence against women (Feb 15, 2013)
  208. Somali women rise for Valentine’s Day (Feb 15, 2013)
  209. Somalia: Prime Minister congratulates Somali women for participating in “One Billion Rising” campaig (Feb 14, 2013)
  210. Mogadishu women back in the driver's seat (Feb 14, 2013)
  211. UK: A muslim claims Islam permits wife-beating....Where did he get that idea? (Feb 13, 2013)
  212. Somalia Outrage: Jail for Reporting Rape (Feb 9, 2013)
  213. PUNTLAND: TRAINING WOMEN JOURNALISTS (Feb 8, 2013)
  214. This is Sudan, where a woman gets flogged for the crime of wearing trousers in public.[video] (Feb 8, 2013)
  215. Women in Timbuktu Were Singled Out During al Qaeda Occupation (Feb 4, 2013)
  216. Sexual Violence against Somali Women in Ogaden (Feb 2, 2013)
  217. Woman's trial raises concerns over rape victims in Somalia (Feb 2, 2013)
  218. Somalia: UN Calls for Fair Trial for Individuals Accused of Fabricating Rape Case in Somalia (Feb 2, 2013)
  219. Combating Rape in Somalia: Women at a Crossroads (Feb 2, 2013)
  220. Somali women seek a brighter future in Mogadishu (Jan 28, 2013)
  221. KASMO FM: Somali women finally get their own radio voice (Jan 28, 2013)
  222. Report studies gap between Somali women and doctors (Jan 20, 2013)
  223. Death sentence and detentions raise profile of rape in Somalia (Jan 25, 2013)
  224. Women and trade in Somaliland(Jan 12, 2013)
  225. The Impact of Religion on Women Empowerment as a Millennium Development Goal in Africa[abstract+ references](Jan 12, 2013)
  226. New livelihoods bring hope for women in Somalia(Jan 12, 2013)
  227. SEEDs of hope for women in Somalia - How UK aid is empowering women with life skills and new livelihoods (Jan 9, 2013)
  228. Gender Impact Analysis: Unconditional Cash Transfers in South Central Somalia[pdf] (Jan 8, 2013)
  229. Somalia welcomes back its women and children (Jan 7, 2013)
  230. Somalia/Puntland: Piloting small-scale businesses for displaced women (Dec 17, 2012)
  231. In Somalia, UNICEF supports efforts to push back against a tide of violence against women and girls[video] (Nov 28, 2012)
  232. In Somalia, UNICEF supports efforts to push back against a tide of violence against women and girls[VIDEO] (Nov 21, 2012)
  233. EMU Peace Profs Go to Women in Somaliland (Nov 21, 2012)
  234. Scholarships help Somali girls cross barriers to education (Nov 18, 2012)
  235. GENDER IN EMERGENCY FOOD SECURITY, LIVELIHOODS AND NUTRITION IN SOMALIA [pdf] (Nov 2, 2012)
  236. Somalia: Pads project gives girls a boost (Nov 1, 2011)
  237. TELESOM AND THE NIGHT OF THE SUCCESSFUL TRIANEES by NAGAAD (Nov 1, 2011)
  238. The Word on Women – Somali policewoman calls for equality in the police force (Oct 28, 2012)
  239. Strength of a Woman: Hawa Aden Mohammed[video] (Oct 28, 2012)
  240. Somalia: Mama Hawa - transforming girls' lives with education (Oct 12, 2012)
  241. Why Are Mothers Dying in Somaliland? | Independent Lens | PBS[video] (Oct 3, 2012)
  242. Scholarships help Somali girls cross barriers to education (Oct 3, 2012)
  243. Vote for Fatima Jibrell – Guardian Achievement Award (Oct 2, 2012)
  244. Heart for Somalia’s women and children (Oct 2, 2012)
  245. How Edna Adan Built Somaliland’s First Maternity Hospital (Oct 2, 2012)
  246. Somali women look to brighter future after decades of hardship (Oct 2, 2012)
  247. The Muslim Mother Theresa (Oct 1, 2012)
  248. IN SEARCH OF SAFETY AND SOLUTIONS: SOMALI REFUGEE ADOLESCENT GIRLS AT SHEDER AND AW BARRE CAMPS IN ETHIOPIA[pdf] (Sep 30, 2012)
  249. Women Who Inspire: Edna Adan’s Maternity Hospital is Saving Somaliland’s Women and Their Babies (Sep 28, 2012)
  250. Somaliland: Global Citizen Movement Award to Honour Edna Adan for Dedication to Service (Sep 28, 2012)
  251. Box 3.4: Going Against the Norm: Why Young Somali Women Chew Khat (Sep 29, 2012)
  252. Box 3.3: Why do Girls Drop Out of School in Somaliland? (Sep 29, 2012)
  253. Somalia: Women Count for Peace (Sep 19, 2012)
  254. USAID-Funded Videos Promote Gender Equality (Sep 18, 2012)
  255. In Somalia, one woman's struggle for her sisters[video] (Sep 19, 2012)
  256. Somali woman helping rape victims wins U.N. award (Sep 18, 2012)
  257. Prize for Somali woman whose life work has focused on empowering women (Sep 18, 2012)
  258. Edna Adan : Half the Sky: Turning Oppression into Opportunity for Women Worldwide [video] (Sep 30, 2012)
  259. Women, Poetry, Video: The Success of an Inventive Peacebuilding Tool in Puntland (Sep 14, 2012)
  260. Somalia: a call for sisterhood (Sep 12, 2012)
  261. Keeping Her Children Healthy: Halimo’s Story [brief article]Sep 5, 2012)
  262. Narrating peace: Somaliland women's experiences (9/3/2012)
  263. Somali Women - A Force For Peace [video] (9/3/2012)
  264. Somaliland Maternal Mortality Feature[video] (8/26/2012)
  265. Yet another case of stoning; Sudan women continue to be caught up in the chaos (8/26/2012)
  266. Marginalising women in Somali politics (8/24/2012)
  267. (Sweden)Parents held over genital mutilation (8/21/2012)
  268. WHD: Providing Somali women with dignity (8/20/2012)
  269. State Dept. Trained 450 Imams on the `Compatibility of Women's Rights and Islam' (8/17/2012)
  270. 8 Women's Status and Roles In Early Islam [link] (8/15/2012)
  271. Video: Imagine a Woman Worth Half as Much as a Man (8/14/2012)
  272. FGM a killer Ritual: (8/14/2012)
  273. Somalia: Activists Laud Ban On FGM/C, Say Implementation Will Require More (8/13/2012)
  274. Faces of Peace - Nuria Abdullahi Abdi (8/7/2012)
  275. A Call for Sisterhood: A Paradigm Shift in Somali Political Leadership (1) (8/18/2012)
  276. A Call for Sisterhood: A Paradigm Shift in Somali Political Leadership (2) (8/18/2012)
  277. The Olympics is a symbolic victory for Saudi Arabian women, but let's not get carried away (8/2/2012)
  278. Somali women fight for promised share of parliamentary seats (8/2/2012)
  279. First Look `Desert Flower' The Waris Dirie Film trailer (VIDEO/POLL) (7/30/2012)
  280. Arab women in sport: 'There will be no more barriers for us' (7/29/2012)
  281. The First Female, Saudi Arabian Olympians Ever [photos] (7/28/2012)
  282. Somali Woman's Suffering under US faltering judicial system (8/11/2012)
  283. Egypt TV channel caters to fully veiled women[video] (8/11/2012)
  284. 77 Academic Subjects Announced Not Suitable for Women (8/10/2012)
  285. Contribute to the Oxford Encyclopedia of Islam and Women! (7/28/2012)
  286. Saudi female judoka not allowed to wear headscarf (7/27/2012)
  287. Iran seeks to legalise marriage for girls under 10 (7/26/2012)
  288. FGM: Britain and France [video] (7/26/2012)
  289. Arab League: A unique look at the Middle East's aspiring women Olympians. (7/26/2012)
  290. 10 things about African women's leadership (7/15/2012)
  291. The Freedom of the Hijab (7/14/2012)
  292. Medical experts: Egypt is the world leader in Female Genital Mutilation:[videos] (7/12/2012)
  293. Somali-born nurse fulfills promise to help women in war-ravaged Mogadishu (7/8/2012)
  294. Somali Women Should get their fair share in the Somali political process (7/8/2012)
  295. Edna Adan on Dignity and Humiliation [video] (7/5/2012)
  296. Manal al-Sharif - The Saudi human rights activist [video] (7/4/2012)
  297. Egyptian women worry about rights under new Islamist president (7/3/2012)
  298. Fatima Jibrell and Jim Lindsay's photographic tribute to peace (7/1/2012)
  299. Arab Spring vs. Women's Rights (6/23/2012)
  300. A Conference on Eradication of Female Genital Mutilation (6/16/2012)
  301. Egypt: Women's rights activist battles rising power of Islamic supremacists (6/7/2012)
  302. FGM is halting female rights advancements in Somaliland (6/7/2012)
  303. Puntland: Women As Front Line Peacemakers - Using Poetry And Video (6/5/2012)
  304. Manal Al Sharif: a lesson in moral courage [video] (6/4/2012)
  305. France: Islamic holy man and his wife are jailed for mutilating the genitals of their four daughters (6/4/2012)
  306. Female Genital Mutilation/Cutting in Ethiopia (6/4/2012)
  307. Parents 'murdered their Westernised teenage daughter in front of her sister because they thought she (5/22/2012)
  308. For girls, `it is possible to dream big' (5/17/2012)
  309. Egypt: MP advocates female genital mutilation, says it is part of prophetic Sunnah (5/15/2012)
  310. RIP Amina: Repeal article 475 [Days ago, 16 year-old Amina Filali, raped, beaten and forced to wed her rapist, killed herself] (5/14/2012)
  311. Dutch writer Hirsi Ali to receive German award (5/10/2012)
  312. Somalia hears women voices after two decades [VIDEO] (5/14/2012)
  313. Burkina Faso's rural women empower themselves with radio [video] (5/14/2012)
  314. The Role of Women in Making and Building Peace (5/14/2012)
  315. Anti-mutilation campaigner told she would be beheaded (5/8/2012)
  316. Faces of Peace: Nuria Abdullahi Abdi (5/7/2012)
  317. Leading U.S. Muslim jurist: Female genital mutilation an "honor" in Islam (5/6/2012)
  318. Somali-born nurse fulfills promise to help women in war-ravaged Mogadishu (5/4/2012)
  319. NAGAAD conducts three days training for women's right in Islam and political participation (5/2/2012)
  320. New Egyptian Law Allows Necrophilia, Child Brides And Eliminates Women's Rights (Apr 26, 2012)
  321. Sharing to ease a stigma (infertility) (Apr 25, 2012)
  322. Motherhood in Somalia: The Unsung Heroes of a War Torn Nation (Apr 24, 2012)
  323. 100,000 women undergo brutal genital mutilation illegally in Britain (Apr 22, 2012)
  324. Somali women escape to the gym (Apr 22, 2012)
  325. Delivery of mental health training to nurses overseas: Mary-Jo Doyle reflects on the problems and rewards of teaching mental health nursing to students in Somaliland, a poor country emerging from civil war (Apr 22, 2012)
  326. Scarred for life: a co-ordinated effort to protect girls from female genital mutilation started with a school nurse asking parents difficult questions (Apr 22, 2012)
  327. Saudi mufti okays marriage for 10-year-old girls (Apr 21, 2012)
  328. Economic evaluation of a Child Health Days strategy to deliver multiple maternal and child health interventions in Somalia.[abstract] (Apr 21, 2012)
  329. The impact of emergency obstetric care training in Somaliland, Somalia.[abstract] (Apr 21, 2012)
  330. Somali women refugees, more hopeful now than ever (Apr 16, 2012)
  331. Saudi woman sentenced to flogging, for swearing in text (Apr 12, 2012)
  332. The worst place in the world to be a woman (Apr 12, 2012)
  333. Women on the Verge of an Economic Breakthrough (Apr 11, 2012)
  334. Reproductive coercion puts Somali refugee women in the line of fire (Apr 10, 2012)
  335. The Violation of Women's Rights in Sudan: In the Name of the Law? 'Repeal Article 152' (Apr 6, 2012)
  336. Shameful practice: In South Sudan, Girls Are Given Away to Settle Family Feuds (Apr 6, 2012)
  337. Khudbadii Dr Maryan Qasim MPLS MN...The women of Somalia are living in hell (Apr 4, 2012)
  338. Ban on full-face veils instituted in Afghanistan (Apr 2, 2012)
  339. "This Needs to Stop": Tempers Flare over the Practice of Female Circumcision in Liberia (Mar 30, 2012)
  340. Shukri Ismail is 2011) International Crisis Group Award Winner (Mar 30, 2012)
  341. Gender segregation in Saudi Arabia & public unveiling in internet [video] (Mar 27, 2012)
  342. Somalia's Nobel Peace Prize Nominee (Mar 24, 2012)
  343. Liberian Writer Mae Azango Forced Into Hiding for Story on Female Genital Cutting (Mar 26, 2012)
  344. Saudi man divorces wife over loudspeaker at mall (Mar 26, 2012)
  345. Book tells Muslim men how to beat and control their wives (Mar 26, 2012)
  346. Saudis fear there will be 'no more virgins' and people will turn gay if female drive ban is lifted (Mar 23, 2012)
  347. At least 716 girls under the age of ten married off in Iran since 2009) (Mar 19, 2012)
  348. Palestinian Film Breaks Ground on Women's Issues (Mar 17, 2012)
  349. Moroccan teenager's suicide after she was forced to marry her rapist [video] (Mar 17, 2012)
  350. Somali woman forced into exile by her love of the beautiful game (Mar 15, 2012)
  351. Moroccan girl commits suicide after being forced to marry her rapist (Mar 14, 2012)
  352. The Celebration of International Women?s Day in Somaliland (Mar 12, 2012)
  353. Dr. Hawa Abdi Receives Women of Impact Award From WITW Foundation (Mar 12, 2012)
  354. Iranian women undress to protest their role as second-class citizens [graphic video] (Mar 9, 2012)
  355. Can A Somali Woman Be President? (Mar 8, 2012)
  356. From Girls to Grandmas: Unlocking Female Potential (Mar 7, 2012)
  357. Afghan women trapped in tribal court system (1) (Mar 7, 2012)
  358. Afghan women trapped in tribal court system (2) (Mar 7, 2012)
  359. Father's Fight to Save Daughter from Genital Mutilation (Mar 3, 2012)
  360. Somali Women Seek Role in Leadership (Mar 3, 2012)
  361. Clinton says 'culture' is no excuse for female genital mutilation (Feb 22, 2012)
  362. Somaliland: Women's Leadership for Peace and Security in the greater horn of Africa (Feb 20, 2012)
  363. 'Steps of the Devil': Denial of Women's and Girls' Rights to Sport in Saudi Arabia[link] (Feb 17, 2012)
  364. "Zero Tolerance" against FGM in Djibouti (Feb 16, 2012)
  365. Palestinian Authority gives pardons or suspended sentences for honor murders (Feb 16, 2012)
  366. Somali Women Seek Role in Leadership (Mar 3, 2012)
  367. Support for community education FGM project in Somaliland (Feb 25, 2012)
  368. Clinton says ?culture? is no excuse for female genital mutilation (Feb 22, 2012)
  369. 'Steps of the Devil': Denial of Women's and Girls' Rights to Sport in Saudi Arabia[link] (Feb 17, 2012)
  370. "Zero Tolerance" against FGM in Djibouti (Feb 16, 2012)
  371. Palestinian Authority gives pardons or suspended sentences for honor murders (Feb 16, 2012)
  372. Somali Women Say "Consider Us for the Country's Leadership" (Feb 15, 2012)
  373. Breakaway Somaliland entity targets investors (Feb 24, 2012)
  374. Hargeisa's Water Woes (Feb 24, 2012)
  375. Somaliland Approves New Piracy Law (Feb 24, 2012)
  376. Dubai: Muslim murders woman, then goes to mosque to pray (Feb 22, 2012)
  377. Somaliland: Women's Leadership for Peace and Security in the greater horn of Africa (Feb 20, 2012)
  378. Women Building Peace in Somaliland (Feb 19, 2012)
  379. Yemen Nobel laureate Tawakkul Karman gets death threat (Feb 18, 2012)
  380. 'Shocking' number of girls still undergoing female genital mutilation in the UK, warns Home Secretary[video] (Feb 9, 2012)
  381. Interview with Nobel Laureate Tawakkol Karman: President Saleh Must Stand Trial (Feb 7, 2012)
  382. Victory in sight for revolution over female genital mutilation (Feb 6, 2012)
  383. Anti-honor killings event [video] (Feb 4, 2012)
  384. Why Thousands of Iranian Women Are Training to Be Ninjas (Feb 3, 2012)
  385. Action needed to save mothers and children in Somaliland (Feb 3, 2012)
  386. Sexual Violence on the Rise in Somaliland Camps (Feb 3, 2012)
  387. Afghan man kills wife, apparently for giving birth to girl (Jan 31, 2012)
  388. PAKISTAN-INDIA: Women Expose Secret Genital Cutting Rite (Jan 30, 2012)
  389. Message from Iranian women to Tunesian and Egyptain women [video] (Jan 30, 2012)
  390. Afghan-couple-killed-three-teenage-daughters-in-honour-killing (Jan 30, 2012)
  391. Christie Blatchford.No honour in 'cold-blooded, shameless' murder of Shafia girls (Jan 30, 2012)
  392. The Marxist Mission to Destroy Ayaan Hirsi Ali (Jan 28, 2012)
  393. Ayaan Hirsi Ali biographer flouts facts... Wanted Women by Deborah Scroggins (Jan 28, 2012)
  394. Dutch plan ban on Muslim face veils next year (Jan 28, 2012)
  395. Female circumcision fear as fundamentalists roll back women's rights (Jan 25, 2012)
  396. FGM: Activist hails NZ focus on cruellest cut (Jan 22, 2012)
  397. NAGAAD established a new office In Erigavo (SANAAG Region) (Jan 21, 2012)
  398. Amaal Nuux: Canadian Singer Destined for International Stardom (Jan 21, 2012)
  399. One Girl's Tortured Story of Circumcision (Jan 20, 2012)
  400. Why migrant mothers die in childbirth in the UK (Jan 14, 2012)
  401. Hillary Clinton Offers 'World Class' Education in the U.S. to Women from Muslim Countries (Jan 12, 2012)
  402. Edna Adan Maternity Hospital: Maternal Health Poses Another Major Challenge for Somalia (Jan 12, 2012)
  403. Somalia: Women Demand Ban on Female Genital Mutilation (Jan 12, 2012)
  404. 'The Secret Love Lives Of American Muslim Women': A Muslim Woman's Experience With Dating, Sex And Growing Up" (Jan 9, 2012)
  405. Patience and Care: Rebuilding nursing and midwifery, in Somaliland (PDF) (Jan 7, 2012)
  406. Nagaad update: Welcoming Dinner for Fadumo Abdilahi Madar (Jan 5, 2012)
  407. Australia: Muslim scholar condems co-ed education, saying, "if you allow your woman to attend a western university, you are a cuckold".(video) (Jan 1, 2012)
  408. Where we must stand: African women in an age of war (Dec 29, 2011)
  409. NAGAAD ANNUAL GENERAL ASSEMBLY (GA CONFERENCE) (Dec 28, 2011)
  410. For Somali Women, Pain of Being a Spoil of War (Dec 28, 2011)
  411. Baby born out of wedlock must be adopted - to save her from honour killing by her own Muslim family (Dec 22, 2011)
  412. NAGAAD Presented the findings of Legal/Policy gaps on SGBV in Somaliland (Dec 17, 2011)
  413. Somaliland Forms Women's Political Party (Dec 17, 2011)
  414. Somaliland forces arrest suspects over plot to carry out attacks (Dec 17, 2011)
  415. UN Denounces 'Privatization' of Violence Against Somali Women (Dec 17, 2011)
  416. The Fatwa Against Women Touching Bananas and Other Stupid Islamic Orders (Dec 12, 2011)
  417. Woman in Saudi Arabia executed for 'sorcery' (Dec 12, 2011)
  418. Somalia: Somali Girls Take on Adult Responsibilities During Crisis (Dec 9, 2011)
  419. The Women's Lib Movement in Libya Sees a Surprising Twist (Nov 26, 2011)
  420. NAGGAD: Celebrating a decade's HBF achievements towards gender equality held in Nairobi, Kenya on the 7th and 8th Oct 2011) (Nov 14, 2011)
  421. Somali women are against female genital mutilation (Nov 9, 2011)
  422. SOMALIA: Women lobby for law against FGM/C (Nov 3, 2011)
  423. "STOP FGM NOW!" videos - Nov 3, 2011)
  424. Women still weep for power, resources for development (1) (Oct 31, 2011)
  425. Women still weep for power, resources for development (2) (Oct 31, 2011)
  426. NAGAAD MEMBERS ORGANISATIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT[pdf] (Oct 21, 2011)
  427. Yemen: Women cry for tribal protection - (Oct 28, 2011)
  428. Yemeni Women Burn Veils to Protest Killings - (Oct 27, 2011)
  429. 71 youth girls graduated from [with?] various professional skills by NAGAAD (photos) (Oct 26, 2011)
  430. NAGAAD MEMBERS ORGANISATIONAL CAPACITY ASSESSMENT[pdf] (Oct 21, 2011)
  431. Blog - My Return To Somalia, by Fatumo Farah (Oct 20, 2011)
  432. SOMALIA: Death Threats Fail to Stop Women's Basketball (Oct 18, 2011)
  433. Protecting human dignity through women's economic empowerment... An exception to the gender gap in education: the Middle East & North Africa? (Oct 15, 2011)
  434. African Women Snare Nobel Prize (Oct 11, 2011)
  435. African Women Snare Nobel Prize (Oct 11, 2011)
  436. NAGAAD STRATEGIC PLANNING REVIEW (21-22nd Sep, 2011) at KAAH Hotel) Hargeisa (Oct 10, 2011)
  437. The Addis Ababa Declaration on the Enhancement of Women's Participation and Representation in Decision Making Positions (Sep 30, 2011)
  438. Give Women the Seeds and They Can Feed the World (Sep 28, 2011)
  439. Empowering Women in Agriculture [video] (Sep 27, 2011)
  440. The Addis Ababa Declaration on the Enhancement of Women's Participation and Representation in Decision Making Positions (Sep 30, 2011)
  441. Somali Women Bear Superhuman Burden (Aug 16, 2011)
  442. Sada Mire, Archaeologist Hero of Somalia (Aug 8, 2011)
  443. Puntland to Outlaw Female Genital Mutilation (July 14, 2011)
  444. Veils come off in Somali "Paradise for Women" (July 7, 2011)
  445. The women of Somalia are living in hell (June 19, 2011)
  446. Education key to women's rights (Apr 3, 2011)
  447. Saudi women aim to create their own municipal council (Apr 1, 2011)
  448. Women and ICTs: Different Strokes? (Mar 19, 2011)
  449. Generating income by women in degraded lands in Africa - Focus on Ziziphus mauritania trees and vege (Mar 14, 2011)
  450. Income generation for women through reclaiming degraded lands in Africa...M.Stenopetala: Potential i (Mar 14, 2011)
  451. Nigerien women earn income, respect from cultivating degraded land -Climate Conversations (Mar 11, 2011)
  452. Women's Day: Celebrating the Somali Woman - 20 Years On (Mar 9, 2011)
  453. Educating 1+ Billion Girls Will Make the Difference for Women's Equality (Mar 8, 2011)
  454. Unleashing the Power of Women and Girls - (Mar 8, 2011)
  455. In Mideast revolts, women emerge as driving force (Mar 8, 2011)
  456. Somaliland women affirm support for country's armed forces (Mar 5, 2011)
  457. "Mainstreaming Women's Agenda in the Post-Referendum Arrangements"-South Sudan (Feb 25, 2011)
  458. Amina Ahmed Barre, "Not knowing your future is the hardest part" (Feb 23, 2011)
  459. Can technology transform women's reality? (Feb 21, 2011)
  460. Girls' in the Class - A story of women teachers in Nigeria (video) (Feb 17, 2011)
  461. Girls' Education in the 21 st Century: Gender, Equality, Empowerment, and Economic Growth (Feb 3, 2011)
  462. Women's Rights and Development by Raquel Fern ndez (Feb 3, 2011)
  463. Stove initiative in Africa to protect women (Jan 23, 2011)
  464. Do Somali women need supplemental vitamin D? (Jan 19, 2011)
  465. Extreme Islamic veil leaves women and girls with vitamin D deficiency (Jan 19, 2011)
  466. Women's rights and access to land in Africa (Jan 17, 2011)
  467. Leading by example: young Yemeni women teach their communities key skills (Jan 17, 2011)
  468. Ethiopia: Rural Women's Empowerment Project.....From subsistence farmers to businesswomen (videos) (Jan 16, 2011)
  469. Somali women say Islamists becoming more draconian (Jan 15, 2011)
  470. Gender, Livelihoods, and Pro-Poor Livestock Policy Training Workshop Report for Somali country teams (Jan 11, 2011)
  471. Empowering women in agriculture means sharing benefits with men-ILRI TEDx Talk (video) (Jan 11, 2011)
  472. WFPs School Feeding Program Helping Pastoral Ethiopian Girls WFPs School Feeding Program Helping Pas (Jan 10, 2011)
  473. Burcad badeed - The Implications of Piracy for Somali Women (Dec 20, 2010)
  474. Gender and Health: the economic and social impact of Tuberculosis on Women (Dec 20, 2010)
  475. Heroic, Female and Muslim (Dec 16, 2010)
  476. Somaliland Women's Economic Empowerment Program (Dec 15, 2010)
  477. Somaliland:Women's Economic and Property Rights And the Factors that Influence Small Women-Owned Businesses (Dec 8, 2010)
  478. Holistic approaches key to ending FGM/C - study (Nov 18, 2010)
  479. Speaking out for the rights of women in war-torn Somalia (Nov 14, 2010)
  480. Female Genital Mutilation - An Open Wound - (Nov 7, 2010)
  481. Women of the Year 2010): Dr. Hawa Abdi & Her Daughters (video) (Nov 5, 2010)
  482. Gender, Livelihoods, and Pro-Poor Livestock Policy Training Workshop Report for Somali country teams (Oct 31, 2010)
  483. Somali immigrant women and the American health care system: Discordant beliefs, divergent expectatio (Oct 31, 2010)
  484. Pressure for female genital cutting lingers in the U.S. (Oct 31, 2010)
  485. Marriage and Divorce in Somaliland (Oct 31, 2010)
  486. Gender Strategy of the Somalia Agriculture and Livelihoods Cluster (Oct 30, 2010)
  487. Female Genital Mutilation Programmes to Date: What Works and What Doesn't- A Review (Oct 25, 2010)
  488. Assessing Somaliland Women's Status In the Critical Areas of Education, Health, Economic Empowerment (Oct 25, 2010)
  489. Somaliland Women's Political Agenda a commitment to pursue Women's right to political participation (Oct 25, 2010)
  490. Gender Equality in Somalia (Oct 23, 2010)
  491. "My only clan is womanhood": Building Women's Peace Identities (1) (Oct 18, 2010)
  492. The Problems facing Women in Somaliland and many Developing Nations (Oct 17, 2010)
  493. SOMALI EFFORTS TO ERADICATE FGM / QUERY AS TO WHAT CAN BE DONE IN THE WEST (Oct 17, 2010)
  494. Somali Women Writing the Diaspora: Literary Readings and Panel Discussion (Oct 17, 2010)
  495. Nagaad: Training of Trainers on Designing and Delivering Effective Human Rights Training (Oct 17, 2010)
  496. Gender, pastoralism & Islam: a challenging crucible - Somalia (Oct 15, 2010)
  497. Female Genital Mutilation/ Cutting: Data and Trends (Oct 14, 2010)
  498. Stemming girls' chronic poverty: Catalysing development change by building just social institutions (Oct 14, 2010)
  499. Milking drylands : gender networks, pastoral markets and food security in stateless Somalia . Oct 14, 2010)
  500. Somali prenatal education video use in a United States obstetric clinic: A formative evaluation of acceptability (Oct 12, 2010)
  501. Somaliland Women's Agenda Conference by NAGAAD (Oct 11, 2010)
  502. Pioneers of Peace: Advancing the Involvement of Women in Peace-building in South-Central Somalia. Oct 11, 2010)
  503. Women's Economic and Property Rights And the Factors that Influence Small Women-Owned Businesses (Oct 11, 2010)
  504. Workshop Report on general concept of human right and protection of the right of women to facilitate referral mechanism Women's (Oct 11, 2010)
  505. SOMALILAND WOMEN LAWYERS ASSOCIATION (SWLA) GENDER BASED VIOLENCE WORKSHOP REPORT (Oct 11, 2010)
  506. The Sixth Clan - Women Organize for Peace in Somalia: A Review of Published Literature (Oct 7, 2010)
  507. Conceptions of pain among Somali women (Oct 7, 2010)
  508. Recent speaker 'breaks the silence' on genital mutilation (Oct 7, 2010)
  509. Somali women bibliography (Oct 7, 2010)
  510. Somali Women: The Better Half of the Society - (Oct 4, 2010)
  511. Somalia: Gender and Land Rights (Oct 4, 2010)
  512. Half of Somali Women and Young Children Suffer from Anaemia (Oct 3, 2010)
  513. Somalia: Edna Adan Maternity and Teaching Hospital (Oct 2, 2010)
  514. ERADICATION OF FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION IN SOMALIA (Sep 30, 2010)
  515. Thesis topic: The Role of Somali Women's Organizations in Peacebuilding and Reconstruction in Somalia (Sep 28, 2010)
  516. Somaliland: Women's Economic and Property Rights And the Factors that Influence Small Women-Owned Businesses (Sep 28, 2010)
  517. The Perspectives and Opinions of Religious and Traditional Elders on Women and Leadership in Somaliland (Sep 28, 2010)
  518. Nagaad Report Training Workshop On Networking, Coalition Building and Community Mobilization (Sep 28, 2010)
  519. PASTORALIST FORUM ETHIOPIA: Promoting Gender Mainstreaming within Pastoral organizations and Programs (Sep 26, 2010)
  520. Somaliland Candlelight for Health, Education & Environment (CLHE). (Sept 26, 2010)
  521. Study on Somaliland Women' political Participation. (Sep 23, 2010)
  522. Sexual and Gender-based Violence (SGBV) and HIV Vulnerability Assessment in Somaliland (Sep 23, 2010)
  523. HIV prevalence and characteristics of sex work among female sex workers in Hargeisa, Somaliland (Sep 23, 2010)
  524. Somalia Reproductive Health National Strategy & Action Plan 2010)-2015 (Sep 21, 2010)
  525. Displaced women in Somaliland put their life back on track with 75US$ (Sep 18, 2010)
  526. Empowering rural Somali women to overcome poverty (Sep 18, 2010)
  527. Let the women lead Somalia (Nuradin Farah - Interview JEUNE AFRIQUE) (Sep 18, 2010)
  528. (En)-gendering Somalia's Protracted Militarized Conflict and Statelessness (Sep 14, 2010)
  529. Ethical concerns in female genital cutting - Sep 5, 2010)
  530. In remote communities, Child Health Days bring life-saving services to Somali women and children - July 12, 2010)
  531. Ayan Hirsi: the fatwa victim who refuses to keep quiet (July 8, 2010)
  532. Breaking the silence of genital mutilation (July 6, 2010)
  533. Ethiopian FGM Radio Warnings Reach Nomadic Women (June 27, 2010)
  534. Gender equality in basic education (June 25, 2010)
  535. Islam vs. Women's Breasts (June 25, 2010)
  536. If only Saudi women ran the Kingdom. (June 25, 2010)
  537. Beating Wife in Islam-Dr. Zakir Naik (Update) (June 25, 2010)
  538. June 26: DC Saudi Arabia Embassy Protest for Women's Rights (June 19, 2010)
  539. Trashing a Freedom Fighter...Ayaan Hersi Ali (June 18, 2010)
  540. Islamic fundamentalists `seem to be haunted by the female body'...Ayaan Hirsi Ali (May 30, 2010)
  541. Women's Rights: Inspired by Muhammad? (June 15, 2010)
  542. Nick Kristof's Unhinged Attack on Ayaan Hirsi Ali (May 30, 2010)
  543. 'One of the bravest women of her time' - May 31, 2010)
  544. Somali women and peacebuilding (May 30, 2010)
  545. Women's Rights Gain Focus in Saudi Arabia - (May 27, 2010)
  546. Amanda Lindhout speaks out for women in Somalia (May 25, 2010)
  547. Ayaan Hirsi Ali's Controversial Call to Arms (May 23, 2010)
  548. Why she abandoned Islam - Ayaan Hirsi Ali (May 21, 2010) June 27, 2010)
  549. SAUDI woman's courageous battle for the right to drive (May 20, 2010)
  550. Women's Economic Empowerment in the Pastoral Areas of Somaliland, Sudan and Uganda (May 15, 2010)
  551. 'South Park' and the Informal Fatwa by Ayaan Hirsi Ali (May 12, 2010)
  552. Half Somalia's women and children anaemic (May 7, 2010)
  553. "Flower of the Desert" presented in Djibouti (Apr 19, 2010)
  554. Ayaan Hirsi Ali - Women Under Islam (video) (Apr 10, 2010)
  555. Ayaan Hirsi Ali: Islam incompatible with Libertarian ideals (Apr 8, 2010)
  556. Yemeni Women Oppose Proposed Under-17 Marriage Ban (video) (Apr 6, 2010)
  557. Ayaan Hirsi Ali interview (videos) (Apr 5, 2010)
  558. Niqab, the Pseudo-Islamic Face-Veil (Mar 28, 2010)
  559. A Fatwa Declares Underage Girls Can Marry to Build Family Values .... (Mar 28, 2010)
  560. Girl, 12, Flees From 60-Year-Old Husband to Attend School (Mar 26, 2010)
  561. Somali women by Cadar Kaahin (video) (Mar 26, 2010)
  562. Sharia: Child marriage (video) - Mar 24, 2010)
  563. YEMEN: Women oppose child marriage ban (Mar 24, 2010)
  564. Top Yemeni Clerics Outraged Over Ban On Child Brides.... (Mar 22, 2010)
  565. Clit-Cutting (FGM) "Obligatory" in Islam... (Mar 18, 2010)
  566. International Women's Day Celebrated in Somaliland ... (Mar 17, 2010)
  567. Women in Nigeria's Muslim North: 'We are Seen as Slaves'......The Resistance of Iranian Women: We Are All a `Neda' Now (Mar 9, 2010)
  568. Polygamy, Incest, and Pedophilia in Sonderborg, Denmark (Mar 7, 2010)
  569. WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT LIFTS OBSTACLES TO ACHIEVING DEVELOPMENT GOALS, BAN SAYS (Mar 4, 2010)
  570. Women, equality and Islam: Rethinking the faith to meet the expectations of modern man (Mar 2, 2010)
  571. THE SHACKLED WOMEN OF ISLAM.......(video) (Feb 28, 2010)
  572. I Should Have Read My Islamic Marriage Contract. Why didn't I? Why don't a lot of Muslim women? (Feb 26, 2010)
  573. Saudi cleric backs gender segregation with fatwa (Feb 23, 2010)
  574. Video: "Child Sex Normal in Islam & Quran" (Feb 22, 2010)
  575. Simon Deng Former Slave Sudan, Human Rights Activist (Feb 22, 2010)
  576. To Saudi Arabia's Women: Valentine's Day is Also for You (Feb 16, 2010)
  577. 12 year old Saudi girl fights to divorce 80 year old husband (Feb 9, 2010)
  578. Ayaan Hirsi Aly: "Islam is not a European religion" (Feb 4, 2010)
  579. SUDAN: The same laws that subject a woman to being whipped for wearing pants..give a man who rapes a little boy or girl only one month in prison. (video) (Jan 30, 2010)
  580. Arab Psychiatrist Wafa Sultan Harshly Criticizes the Status of Women in Islam (Jan 25, 2010)
  581. Somalia: Innocent Little Girl, Stoned to Death for Being a Victim of Rape, Cries for Mercy Before - (Jan 19, 2010)
  582. The Terror of Motherhood in Somaliland and Women's Rights to Safe Care (Jan 16, 2010)
  583. The Independent asks five Muslim women about their views on hijab. (Jan 13, 20
  584. Somali Women's Scholarship Fund (Jan 12, 2010)
  585. Opening Pandora's Box: Somali Women, Sexuality, and HIV/STD Prevention (Jan 12, 20
  586. Somaliland Nursing and Midwifery Association - (Jan 8, 2010)
  587. Somali Women's Scholarship Fund U.S. partner. (Jan 8, 2010)
  588. Somalia Between Peace and War: Somali Women on the Eve of the 21st Century (Jan 8, 2010)
  589. HARGEISA WOMEN'S RESCUE ASSOCIATION (HWRA) (Jan 8, 2010)
  590. SOMALIA: Reproductive Health National Strategy & Action Plan 2010)-2015 (Jan 5, 2010)
  591. Women Say NO to War: Building Peace in War Zones Around the World (Jan 5, 2010)
  592. Lubna Hussein, from Sudan, our Person of the Year for 2009). (Jan 4, 2010)
  593. Status of Women in Hargeisa (Dec 31, 2009)
  594. Somali Women and Well-Being: Social Networks and Social Capital among Immigrant Women in Australia (Dec 27, 2009)
  595. Girls Pave the Way in Somaliland (Dec 26, 2009)
  596. Djiboutian Women Gain Computer Maintenance Skills (Dec 24, 2009)
  597. KEEPING THE PROMISE: Five Benefits of Girls' Secondary Education -Dec 24, 2009)
  598. Signs of change in Somalia as a result of international and local actors; Women as victims, survivor (Dec 24, 2009)
  599. Gender Profile of the Conflict in SOMALIA - (Dec 23, 2009)
  600. Gender and peace in Somalia - Implementation of Resolution 1325 (Dec 23, 2009)
  601. "Thunder in Your Veins": Dedicated to Muslim Female Liberation (video) (Dec 20, 2009)
  602. Tulay Goren murder: 'honour' crimes doubling every year, figures show in UK (Dec 20, 2009)
  603. Sada Mire's programmes with the Department of Antiquities - (Dec 18, 2009)
  604. Somalia: Reproductive Health, National Strategy & Action Plan 2010)-2015 (Dec 14, 2009)
  605. Short story: A Wife That is Worth Eight Cows (Dec 5, 2009)
  606. Nationalism without a Nation: Understanding the Dress of Somali Women in Minnesota (Dec 3, 2009)
  607. Somali Girl's Education (ISPABE Project) (Dec 2, 2009)
  608. Female Genital Mutilating,The Prophet:"Don't cut it all off"(video) (Dec 4, 2009)
  609. A Survivor's Battle Against Female Genital Mutilation (Nov 25, 2009)
  610. FEMALE GENITAL MUTILATION.illegal in many countries, it is more popular than ever in the Muslim - (Nov 17, 2009)
  611. Will You Help Save a Girl From Mutilation? - (Sep 30, 2009)
  612. Female Genital Mutilation, Islam and Leftist Silence - (Oct 2, 2009)
  613. Medical Hope for Victims of Female Genital Mutilation (Sep 5, 2009)
  614. Germany Exposes Girl to Female Genital Mutilation (July 22, 2009)
  615. Female genital mutilation, a social reality in France (July 4, 2009)
  616. The Myths about Female Genital Mutilation (June 8, 2009)
  617. THE WOMEN'S VILLAGE EDUCATION (WOVE) (Nov 25, 09


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  9. LIDWIEN KAPTEIJNS. DISCOURSE ON MORAL WOMANHOOD IN SOMALI POPULAR SONGS, 1960–1990 (2009)
  10. Mohamoud Mohamed Aqli. Women In Somali Society (2009)
  11. Getnet Mitike and Wakgari Deressa. Prevalence and associated factors of female genital mutilation among Somali refugees in eastern Ethiopia: a cross-sectional study (2009)
  12. Peter Hansen. Circumcising Migration: Gendering Return Migration among Somalilanders (2008)
  13. Liban Mohomoud Isse. Somaliland Women's Conference 2008 Report (2008)
  14. Ibrahim Suldan A/rahman. Narrative Report: Getting a solution for the Delay of women's education (2007)
  15. Hodan Said Isse. Women and Social Development (2007)
  16. Somaliland Women Challenge Islamic Roles (2006)
  17. Indrias Getachew. Fighting Female Genital Mulutation/Cutting In Ethiopia's Somali Region
  18. Maryam Sheikh Abdi. A Religious Oriented Approach to Addressing FGM/C among the Somali Community of Wajir, Kenya(2007)
  19. NAGAAD: Lamaane Magazine - First Issue - 2007
  20. Cawo Mohamed Abdi. Convergence of Civil War and the Religious Right: Reimagining Somali Women (2007)
  21. Caroline Simon. Engulfed in Mayhem (2007)
  22. Extract from Desert Flower by Waris Dirie
  23. Sexual Health among Young Somali Women in Sweden: Living With Conflicting Culturally Determined Sexual Ideologies
  24. UN. MAKING AN IMPACT: STRATEGIC UNIFEM GENDER INTERVENTIONS IN SOMALIA (2006)
  25. Nyaradzai Gumbonzvanda & Hendrica Okondo. Gender and Women’s Rights in the Somalia Joint Needs Assessment (2005)
  26. International FGM Day 6th Feb 2005
  27. Somaliland women take on new roles(2005)
  28. Knowledge, Attitudes, Beliefs and Practices of Female Genital Mutilation in Somaliland
  29. Robert Scott. A question of medical ethics from Somalia (2004)
  30. Mainstreaming Gender and Women’s Rights in the JNA Status Update (2004)
  31. Sara Johnsdotter, Birgitta Essén. Sexual Health among Young Somali Women in Sweden: Living With Conflicting Culturally Determined Sexual Ideologies. (2004)
  32. Eradication of Female Genital Mutilation in Somalia
  33. Sumie Nakaya. Women and gender equality in peace processes:... in Guatemala and Somalia. (2003)
  34. Nagaad Annual Report 2003
  35. Somaliland: Situation of women, including women returnees (2003)
  36. Catherine Mattern. Canada: Female Genital Mutilation -- Workshop Manual (2002)
  37. UNICEF. Women's Rights in Islam and Somali Culture - A study, (2002)
  38. Bouscher/Rosof. Culture Clash: Designing Vaginas, FGM, and Dutch Policy (2002)
  39. Harun Hassan. 'Not Housekeepers any more': Somali women of the diaspora (2002)
  40. Abdurahman M. Abdullahi (Baadiyow). Penetrating Cultural Frontiers in Somalia: History of Women’s Political Participation in Four Decades (1959-2000) (2001)
  41. Anne Adelson. Enough is enough! Voice of Somali Women for Peace, Reconciliation and Political Rights(2000)
  42. Hamdi Mohamed. Resistance strategies: Somali women's struggles to reconstruct their lives in Canada (1999)
  43. Sadia Ahmed. Islam and development: Opportunities and constraints for Somali women(1999)
  44. Medical Complications of Female Genital Mutilation (2001)
  45. Maisoun Badawi. The Culture And Tradition Of Women In Somalia
  46. Bryden and Steiner. Somalia Between Peace and War: Somali Women on the Eve of the 21st Century (1998)
  47. Somalia: the great escape(1995)
  48. Lidwien Kapteijns. Gender Relations and the Transformation of the Northern Somali Pastoral Tradition (1995)
  49. Catherine Besteman. POLYGYNY, WOMEN'S LAND TENURE, AND THE "MOTHER-SON PARTNERSHIP" IN SOUTHERN SOMALIA (1995)
  50. Ladan Affi. Arraweelo: A Role Model For Somali Women (1995)
  51. Kowser Omer-Hashi. No words can express: two voices on female genital mutilation (1994)

Old Archives (Wayback archives)

Gender

  1. F.Nzwili."Somali Women Pay Tribute To Victims Of War " (Feb. 1999)
  2. FEMNET."Somali Women Call for Peace" (Jan. 1998)
  3. AANA."Somali Women Launch Crusade for Peace" (Feb. 1999)
  4. J.Achieng'."Somalia:A New Book Tells of Somali Women's Role in Conflict and Peace" (Jan. 1999)
  5. WINNEWS."Somalia:Juba Women Development Center" (1998)
  6. A.Ayman. "Reducing risky pregnancies in Somalia". (1998)
  7. XINHUA."Somali Women Call for Implementing Cairo Peace Accord. (Mar 1998)
  8. U.S. "Women and children are subjected to abuse and discrimination, FGM remains a problem in Somalia" (1997)
  9. UNICEF. "The Situation of Children & Women" ( 1997)
  10. Graham."Dysuria symptoms in Somali girls and women" (Oct 1997)
  11. H.Haroun. "Somali Women Torn Over Stylish But Religiously Incorrect Veils " (Oct 1996)
  12. MNS. "At first-of-a-kind women's workshop, Somali wives, mothers and sisters agree to be leaders in promoting peace " (Dec 1996)
  13. A.Martin. "Djibouti Drug Culture Leaves Dying Women High and Dry; The Social Fabric is Unravelling" (Oct 1996)
  14. C.O'celery."$ 50,000 award to go to Somali Women " (Oct. 1995)
  15. Hartley."Somali Women March for Peace after Militia Battles " (Feb. 1995)
  16. K.Richburg."'I'd Like to Be President--Really';Somali Women Defy Repressive Customs To Help Repair Their Fractured Country " (Feb. 1993)
  17. C.Burns."Bearing Heavy Burden, Women Demand Part in Somali Reconstruction " (Mar. 1993)
  18. Lyons."Somali Women Create Jobs for Poor" (Jan. 1993)
  19. D.Williams."Somalia's civil war brings changing roles for women" (Jan. 1993)
  20. D.Lorch."Somali Women Stride Ahead Despite the Scars of Tradition " (Dec. 1992)
  21. W.Mann."Two Somali Women Describe Hardship Before Flight " (Sep. 1992)
  22. M.Badawi."Islamic Law and Women in the Horn of Africa--Two Perspectives" ( 1998)
  23. T.Horn."Islamic Law and Women in the Horn of Africa--Two Perspectives" ( 1998)
  24. Crary."Somali Women Buck Islamic Tradition to Advance with Government Help." (Jan.'86)
  25. M.Mandli."Women are the breadwinners in 90 percent of Somali families, yet they are victimized by violence, rape, and discrimination" (Oct. 1996)
  26. U.S."Women face a number of serious obstacles to freedom in Somalia,including discrimination, subordination, genital mutilation..." ( 1996)
  27. HRW."Human Rights Watch Global Report on Somali Women's Human Rights" (Apr. 1996)
  28. P.Njunguri."Somali Women and Girls Victims of Sexual Violence" (Nov. 1998)
  29. O.Anyadike."Somaliland: Women Fighting for their Rights" (Mar. 1992)
  30. K.Huckshorn."Rapes add to refugees' suffering; Somali women abused in camps " (Dec. 1992)
  31. Ourbacks."Thousands of Somali women who fled to Kenya face rape in Kenya" (Nov. 1993)
  32. Hibaaq Osman."Women Sow Seeds of Peace in the Horn"
  33. Fatima Jibrel. "Somali Women and Somali Civil Wars"
  34. M.Bali. Marwo: an Alphabet of Conduct (1997)
  35. Nuruddin Farah. "The Women of Kismayo."
  36. L.Kapteijns."Gender Relations and the Transformation of The N. Somali Tradition".
  37. Hibaaq Osman."Somalia: Will Reconstruction Threaten Women's Progress.(1993)
  38. Zeinab Jama. "Fighting To Be Heard: Somali Women's Poetry
  39. Iman Abdul Majid. "My Somalia". ( 1992)
  40. Umar Ma'allin. "The Voice of the Girls of the Horn: A Gabay.
  41. Amina Adan. "Women and Words. (1981)
  42. H.Keynan. "Somalia: the Great Escape
  43. H.Ditmars. "Women Rebuild Shattered Economy.

    Female Genital Mutilation

  44. Driscol."As Allah Created: In Somaliland, controversy over a millennia-old tradition".
  45. A.Neustatter."Born a Scomali nomad, Waris Dirie is now a top model and a UN ambassador campaigning against female circumcision". (Mar 1998)
  46. K.Miller."Circumcision ritual creates cultural conflict for Somali women; ...In the U.S., it's abuse and illegal" (May 1998)
  47. L.Dabbagh."Socio-Cultural Research and Female Genital Mutilation " (Apr. 1996)
  48. LILA."Canada grants refugee status to Somali woman who wished to protect daughter from genital mutilation " ( 1995)
  49. WINNEWS."Female genital and sexual mutilation: Training of trainers program for Somali women in the Netherlands" ( 1994)
  50. Xinhua."International Seminar on Pharaonic Circumcision Opens in Mogadishu ." (Jun.'88)
  51. W.Derie. "The Evils of Female Circumcision.
  52. S.Mire. "Female Genital Mutilation.
  53. H.Rushwan. "Female Circumcision.
  54. S.Welsh. "A Dangerous Rite of Passage.
  55. M.Barrie. "Female Circumcision: Wounds that Never Heal
  56. C.O'Connor."[Somali]Women Reflect on Female Circumcision".
  57. B. Calder."Female Circumcision/Genital Mutilation".
  58. G.Gallo."The Origin of Infibulation in Somalia". (1992)
  59. C. Lamb."Female Excision: the Feminist Conundrum.
  60. Omar A.Mohamud."Female Cicumcision and Child Mortality in Urban Somalia". Genus
  61. Zeinab Jama."Female Circumcision". (1991)
  62. Saida Herzi."Against the Pleasure Principle". (1990)
  63. J. Wheelwright."Female Circumcision Comes Under the Knife.
  64. P. Grassivaro and M. Abdisamed. "Female Circumcision in Somalia: Anthropological traits.
  65. Pieters, G."Infibulation in the Horn of Africa". (1977)
  66. A. Worsley."Infibulation & Female Circumcision: (1938)

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