Refugee boy Ali, 7, dies of cholera as floods cause disease outbreak in Dadaab camps

(ERGO) – Seven-year-old Ali Salaat Ali died of cholera on 25 April in Hagardera in […]

Families stranded on roof tops as Shabelle river floods in southern Somalia farming district

(ERGO) – Ifiye Ma’alin Hassan and his family of nine have spent five days camped […]

Somaliland children escaping school to try to get to Europe

(ERGO) – Dozens of school-aged children have been running away from home in recent months […]

Former Somali herders commute from city casual jobs to support families left in rural areas

(ERGO) – Hassan Warsame, 60, has been commuting between Galkayo city in northeastern Somalia’s Puntland […]

Clamour for enacting new rape bill as high numbers of rapes are reported in Somaliland

(ERGO) – There have been 54 reported cases of rape in Somaliland since January, according […]

Child Polio vaccination campaign in Mogadishu – some parents consent, others still resist

(ERGO) – More than 600 health workers from the 17 districts in Somalia’s Benadir region […]

Small grants bring new livelihoods to IDP families in Galgudud

(ERGO) – Mohamud Ali, 43, opened a food stall place selling fresh fruit juices and basic […]

IDP children in Garowe out of school because of pressure to work

(ERGO) – Thousands of displaced children in the IDP camps around Garowe, in north eastern […]

Women lawyers support domestic workers in Puntland with employment contracts

(ERGO) Fadumo Dahir felt angry and frustrated by the rough deal she saw that young […]

Jobless Somali pastoralists hired to clear ‘parasite’ tree destroying farm and grazing lands

Displaced pastoralists in Somaliland’s drought-hit Togdher region are being paid to clear thickets of an […]