Geneva Peace Talks Goes Digital 2020| Shaping Peace

SEPTEMBER 20, 2020| ARLAADI ONLINE   Shaping Peace The 8th edition of the Geneva Peace Talks will be held on Monday 21 September 2020, the International Day of Peace. This year, the Geneva Peace Talks goes digital and will be livestreamed from Geneva. The central theme for 2020 is Shaping Peace. In these unprecedented times of the COVID-19 pandemic, the Geneva Peace …

Why a Somali-born fighter is being honoured in Rom

August 26, 2020| Arlaadi Online In our series of letters from African journalists, Ismail Einashe looks at how some Italians are revaluating their colonial past in Africa. Rome’s city council voted earlier this month to name a future metro station in the Italian capital in honour of Giorgio Marincola, an Italian-Somali who was a member of the Italian resistance. He …

(WATCH) Abdirashid Hashi “Dhusamareb 3 agreement was a positive step forward”

August 25, 2020| Arlaadi Online Toronto (SD) – The Director of the Heritage Institute for Policy Studies (HIPS) Mr. Abdirashid Khalif Hashi spoke with somalidispatch.com about the Dhusamareb 3 election model and gives details on its effects on the country. WATCH THE FULL INTERVIEW BELOW: Source: somalidispatch Arlaadi Online. Education news, opinion and guides

UN Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict Expresses Deep Concern Regarding New Draft Somali Legislation on Sexual Crimes

Office of the Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict. New York, 11 August 2020 The United Nations Under-Secretary-General and Special Representative of the Secretary-General on Sexual Violence in Conflict, Pramila Patten, expresses deep concern that the Somali Federal Parliament is advancing a ‘Sexual Intercourse Related Crimes Bill’ that breaches international and regional standards for criminal legislation …

Must read| Somalia: the Real Causes of Famine excerpted from the book The Globalization of Poverty and the New World Order by Michel Chossudovsky

March 26, 2020| Arlaadi Online P95 The IMF Intervention in the Early 1980s Somalia was a pastoral economy based on “exchange” between nomadic herdsmen and small agriculturalists. Nomadic pastoralists accounted for 50 percent of the population. In the 1970s, resettlement programs led to the development of a sizeable sector of commercial pastoralism. Livestock contributed to 80 percent of export earnings …