Public perception of female lawyers in Hargeisa

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The road to success for Somaliland’s female lawyers was not easy; until very recently there were no  female  lawyers  in  the  field. Until  2007,Ifrah  Aden  Omar  was  the  sole  practicing  female lawyer  in  Somaliland.  Shecurrently  heads  the  first  Women Lawyers  Association  (SWLA) not onl in Somaliland  but  also  in  Somalia. It  was  established  in Somaliland  with  the  help  of the United Nations Development Programme in 2008 (UNDP 2008).

Created Date Monday, 03 April 2017 Owner Administrator2 Modified Date Sunday, 28 May 2017