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COMMEMORATION OF INTERNATIONAL WOMEN’S DAY 8TH MARCH 2019

Date: 10th March 2019Somali Women Journalists Rights Association (SOWJRA) organized international women’s day celebrations in Mogadishu on 8th March 2019. The event brought together female journalist, women from civil society organizations, women from Diaspora, women activists and youth from different backgrounds and other distinguished guests. The theme was to identify the obstacles to the progress …

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SOMALI WOMEN JOURNALIST RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (SOWJRA) HAS RELEASED A STATEMENT

Somali Women Journalist Rights Association (SOWJRA) has released a statement on the suffering of Somalia women journalist during a debate held on 30th October 2018 at  Mogadishu, Somalia. The debate was around on how to increase the professional skills of female journalists who operate in the local media. The event brought together more than 20 …

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A COMMUNIQUÉ FROM THE SOMALI WOMEN JOURNALIST RIGHTS ASSOCIATION (SOWJRA) ON THE SUFFERING OF WOMEN JOURNALISTS

Somali Women Journalist Rights Association (SOWJRA) has released a statement on the suffering of Somalia women journalist during a high profile event held on 24th December 2017 at SYL Hotel, Mogadishu, Somalia. The event brought together Members of Parliament, the Minister of Information and Tourism of the Federal Government of Somalia, Information Ministers of Federal Member …

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A FEMALE JOURNALIST WOUNDED DURING AL-SHABAB ATTACK AT NAASAHABLOOD 2 HOTEL IN MOGADISHU

Deeqo Cubeyd Mohamed a female journalist who was working for Radio Afgoye was injured during Al-Shabab attack at Naasahablood 2 Hotel in Mogadishu on 26th October 2017. She has been ill for a long time in her home village of Boondheere in Mogadishu. Unfortunately she did not receive any health services from the government or any …

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SOWJRA held anti child and early marriage meeting in Hudur district in Bakol

SOWJRA held anti child and early marriage meeting in Hudur district in Bakol.Somali Women Journalists rights association funded by UNFPA Somalia has held anti child and early narriage meeting with the, youth, traditional elders, women, religious leaders and district administration in Hudur district in Bakol region in South westerns state in Somalia on 11th of …

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Somali women journalists rights association ayaa maanta ka furtay tabarka olalaha waciyi-gelinta Guurka caruurnimada iyo xiliga hore dhibaatada ka dhalata la xariira

ururka udooda xaquuqda haweenka saxafiyiinta Soomaaliyeed  SOWJRA iskashayanayaan -peer oo maal galinayso hayada UNFPA Somali. waxana ka qeyb galay 40 ruux oo u badan dhalin yaro iyo haween oo kala socotay bulshadda iyo Ma,suuliyiin . ka soo qeyb galayaasha oo wax ka bartay dhibaatada guurka caruurnimada ee gabdhaha ka dhalata, ayaa waxa kooxada Bayxaw ee fanaaniiinta Baydhabo halkaasi ka dhigeen Ruwayd …

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SOWJRA funded by UNFPA implements 2 days of anti-child and early marriage awareness workshop at Jowhar district in Middle Shebelle region

SOWJRA funded by UNFPA implements 2 days of anti-child and early marriage awareness workshop at Jowhar district in Middle Shebelle regionThe mayor of middle Shabelle region in Hir-Shebelle State, Mr Ahmed Meyre Makaran leading higher members of Hir-Shabelle administration like MP and state minster of religious affairs ministry .deputy commissioner of middle Shebelle region Mr …

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Sowjra funded by UNFPA Somalia has implemented a discussion forum about ending child and early marriage for 20 individuals from different segments in Bal-Ad District in Hir-Shebelle state on 27th of August 2019

Somali women journalists rights’ association getting funds from UNFPA and a partner with Y-PEER Somalia has opened a three day workshop for ending child and early marriage among community elders, youth leaders, religious groups and individuals from administration of Bal-Ad district and surrounding villages in Hir-Shebelle administrationThe commissioner of Bal-Ad district Mr.: Kassim Ali Nor …

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SOWJRA held media training campaign for anti-child and early marriage in Johwar capital of in middle Shebelle region and Hir-Shebelle

Somali women journalists’ rights association funded by UNFP and partner with Y-PEER has held media training for 20 female journalist to convey anti-child and early marriage campaign in Middle Shebelle region.The workshop has been opened by Mr. Mohamed Abdi Sheik (Handow) the deputy commissioner of middle Shebelle region explained how happy he is with the …

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