A group of 20 community midwives graduated from Haji Abdi Midwifery School in Garowe, Puntland on 8 March 2017 as the world commemorated the International Women’s Day. The midwives completed a two-year long education programme to qualify them as community midwives with the aim to deploy them to rural areas to improve maternal health services in the country. Continue reading
Puntland’s Ministry of Health announced MSF will resume operation in Mudug following a recent memorandum of understanding between the regional government and the health organization. The Minister of Health, Dr. Abdinasir Osman Cuuke said there was a lot of effort put into bringing MSF back into Somalia as the non-profit organization pulled out of the country few years ago. Continue reading
Abdi Musse Kamil
Success has historically been more often than not proven rare in developmental interventions in the Global South& more so in continental-wide Africa development projects. Given such rarity of success, projects “engine of development” are invariably more thoroughly scrutinized at various stages of project development cycle.Read more
The first lady of the Puntland State of Somalia, Dr. Hodan Said Isse on August 11 2016, hosted a social awareness and fundraising event at the Puntland State University in support of the fistula repair campaign slated for August 20 to August 25, 2016 at Garowe General Hospital.
The campaign was carried out by an international medical humanitarian organisation, Physicians Across Continents (PAC), and supported by the Ministry of Health in Puntland in collaboration with UNFPA Somalia. Continue reading
The Ministy of health of the Semi-Autonomous State of Puntland today held an end of year review meeting that was attended by regional officers as well as international aid agencies that support its programs. The meeting was to review the ending year and strategize for the coming one – 2016, Villa Puntland Reports.
Health Minister Dr. Abdinasir Osman Isse who officially opened the forum which will go on for the next two days in Garowe. Continue reading