Floods, locusts and COVID-19: Somalia’s triple crisis

UNDP has helped the government produce Islamic burial guidelines to help prevent transmission of COVID-19. Read them here
UNDP support continues to mother and child health clinics like this one, but COVID-19 has stretched already limited resources.
For Tuk Tuk drivers and others in the informal sector with few savings and no insurance, COVID-19 has been devastating.
UNDP’s latest COVID-19 song with Aar Maanta and other Somali celebrities has reached over 1.5m people online and featured on TV and radio.
UNDP has run a communications campaign and worked with justice institutions to advocate for compassionate prisoner releases by identifying which prisoners are low risk and highlighting legal options to reduce the prison population.

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UNDP Somalia

UNDP Somalia

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) works to achieve the eradication of poverty and the reduction of inequalities and exclusion.