Created Date Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Puntland Policy BriefTooltip

altThe Puntland State of Somalia has experienced a relative decrease in acute violence and conflict in recent decades. While it is still considered to be in a post-conflict stage of development, there are many indicators that point to the nascent shift towards ..

Created Date Tuesday, 20 January 2015

Somaliland Policy Brief

altSomaliland has a tradition of prioritizing security over the other functions of the state. While this could have had an effect on reduced clan based conflicts, it did not abate the rise of youth-based urban crime and violence which is seldom addressed or analyzed in a systemic manner. Understanding this phenomenon can
provide a meaningful contribution to decision-making processes and lay the foundation on which proactive
interventions could be designed.

Created Date Tuesday, 20 January 2015

South Central Policy Brief

altSituated approximately 250 kilometres west of Mogadishu the city of Baidoa (Somali: Baydhabo) serves not only as the capital of Bay region but also one of the most important economic centres in southcentral
Somalia.