When Amino Abdi Mohamed gave birth to her first child 8 years ago, maternal health care services in JAMAME region which is 60km away from Kismayo were non-existent. She lost her first born baby girl because of lack of maternal health care since the nearest health care center was located in Kismayo.
Somalia is a country reeling from decades of conflict, drought and famine. More than 1 million people are facing certain calamity with a fragile humanitarian situation occasioned by massive human displacement driven by war and worsened by regular drought.Safia Bashir, 7 and her family fled their home in Jamame district in Lower Juba region of […]
In 2017, we continued our work in a challenging environment to meet the unprecedented need for life-saving aid.After two years of drought and conflict, thousands have been forced to flee their homes in search of a better future for their children. Thanks to a concerted effort by donors and partners, the threat of famine in […]
On 2nd December, 2017, the SAF-UK team from Kismayo CTU participated in an intensive practical training at the Mecca Hotel in Kismayo on improving the quality of care to be provided to patients in their CTU centre. The training was led by Dr. Mowlid and Dr. Ibrahim from UNICEF Somalia. Representatives from SAF-UK Regional […]