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UNICEF at work in Somalia



UNICEF at work in Somalia

Mogadishu Jan Grarup
© UNICEF/2011/Jan Grarup
Displaced children in Mogadishu receive education in a temporary classroom.

UNICEF has been working in Somalia since 1972, and has developed a nation-wide network of partnerships with over 100 international and national NGOs and community based organizations to deliver programmes and services in the areas of water, education, health, nutrition and child protection in Somalia.  The programme encompasses emergency response operations as well as and early recovery and development approaches. UNICEF programme is implemented and monitored through presence of over 160 staff based inside Somalia including in Mogadishu, Galkyo, Hargeisa, Bossaso and Garowe.

For further information contact:

Susannah Price, Chief of Communication, Telephone: +254 (0) 20 762 8417, sprice@unicef.org



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