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The Netherlands adds $2.1 million to United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) Somali Youth Empowerment project

The project is part of the European Union (EU) funded Dalbile Youth Initiative

The Kingdom of the Netherlands has provided UNFPA Somalia with 2.1 million US Dollars to support the “Accelerated Socio-economic Empowerment of Youth in Somalia” project. The project is part of the European Union (EU) funded Dalbile Youth Initiative. The Dalbile Youth Initiative promotes a holistic approach to youth empowerment that…

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Positively impacting her community: working as a clinical officer in Puntland

As a fresh graduate from East Africa University with a Bachelor’s degree in Clinical Medicine, Farhiya joined the Y-PEER Puntland team

Farhiya is a hard-working young woman. Since 2018, she works at Y-PEER Puntland as a clinic officer, peer educator, Sexual and Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR) advocate and consultant, providing services to survivors of Gender-Based Violence (GBV). “I started working for Y-PEER in 2018. When I count the years it seems…