Two days Consultative Meeting was held at Banadir Hotel with the relevant stakeholders, MPs, and government officials there was a fruitful lengthy discussion regarding the improvement and the understanding the context of the current draft sexual offenses law and anti-FGM LAW.
On 11 of May SWDC conducted training for 30 Traditional Elders from IDPs and Host Community for the project targeted districts in Banadir region. The training was discussed in lengthy on how to refer cases that traditional elders come across to formal justice system. The [...]
Training for district Women volunteers on GBV prevention and response for 68 participants from the 17districts in benadir region was conducted by SWDC. During the training types of GBV, its common occurrences and its consequences with in the community were discussed at large. Proper approaches [...]
Five days training for Community Members on Child Protection, Monitoring, and referral mechanism was organized by SWDC. Child rights and child protection was discussion in detail, common child violation, mitigation measures as well as role and responsibilities of the parents was addressed. The role of [...]
According to the recent report documented by SWDC health workers with the support of social workers reported more than 250 children were effected on the recent outbreak of measles in Daynille, Kahda and Dharkenley district respectively. Out of 250, 10 of them died, 180 are [...]
On 25th of March 2017, six months old baby boy was stolen from his mother by a strange lady. The mother of the stolen baby is called Sankheir Moallin Isak and she is a resident at Abay IDP camp which is situated in Daynile District. [...]
One day forum advocacy for youth on GBV issues and sexual harassment was conducted at SWDC main office. Common GBV occurrence and sexual harassment was discussed in detail. Approached that can be used to strengthen pending bills, policies that protect women and children was addressed [...]
On Thursday, 20th April 2017, SWDC organized a full day training for low enforcement, relevant line ministers and IDP focal point on the existing National IDP policy and international guiding principal. The training which was held at SWDC headquarter was part of strengthening and scaling [...]
SWDC supported by UNICEF has conducted three days training on GBV prevention and response for university and secondary students. Common GBV occurrences in learning institutions and mitigation measures were discussed in detail.
Met with MWHRD SWDC management team led by legal advisor Mrs. Zahra Mohamed met Minister for Women and Human Rights Ms. Deqo Yassin together with Executive Director Mr. Abdikani and had lengthy discussion regarding pending bills such as Sexual offense bill, Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) [...]