Long-awaited rains cause further displacement 14 October 2011 - The long awaited rains have finally arrived in the south central region of Somalia. Unfortunately, the sudden precipitation is having a devastating impact in several Internally Displaced Persons (IDP) camps in and around Mogadishu.
Child Health Days in Boroma, Somaliland In May 2010, the second round of the Child Health Days campaign was implemented in Boroma district, northwest Somalia (Somaliland). The campaign is supported by UNICEF and WHO all over Somalia to provide high-impact health services to children and women.
Somalia fights polio On 17 June, 2005, Somalia launched an immunization campaign, to protect the country's children from polio. The campaign came after a warning of polio re-infection from nearby Ethiopia and Yemen. Somalia has been polio-free since October 2002.