Public and Private Sector Capacity Building

Public and Private Sector Capacity Building

Public and Private Sector Capacity Building

Programs & Projects
Peacebuilding Area
January 10, 2022

New Shuraako Impact Investments Support Youth, Foster Renewable Energy

As 2022 begins, Shuraako continues to provide Nordic Horn of Africa Opportunities Fund loans for businesses in the Somali region that are building markets and livelihoods in several important sectors. With a focus on companies that provide youth employment and utilize renewable energy, Shuraako rece...
January 07, 2022

A Conversation About Climate Change In Somalia

Secure Fisheries Director Sarah Glaser sat down with Fardowsa Wehliye, a Somali marine biologist completing her master’s degree in Turkey, to discuss climate change in the Horn of Africa and their perspectives on the issues for the Shackleton Research Trust.
December 20, 2021

Zeila CMA Hosts Strategic Development Workshop

Local fishers, government officials, traders, the CMA management team, and Secure Fisheries collaborated on the five-year strategic plan for the fisheries Co-management Association in Zeila, Somaliland, on Dec. 15-16, 2021.
December 13, 2021

Decent work for reincorporation in Colombia

In Caracol Radio's "En Familia" program, Judith Sarmiento spoke with Juan Fernando Lucio, director of PASO Colombia, and María Paz, a member of the La Montaña - Voluntad de Paz brand, about decent work and economic development for reincorporation In colombia.
December 10,2021

ILO Tango

ILO Tango is a powdered-drink manufacturing company established in 2002. After the collapse of light industry in 1991, businesses in Somaliland focused their efforts on importing finished products, rather than producing goods locally
December 10,2021

Asal Builders LTD

Asal Builders LTD (“ABL”) is a construction and engineering company founded in 2012. ABL is youth-owned and managed by professional engineers offering services such as rehabilitation construction and architectural consultations.
December 10,2021

Puntland Petroleum

Puntland Petroleum is the largest distributor of diesel, petrol, and cylinder gas  in Puntland. The company sells its products to residential homes, businesses, and government agencies.
December 09,2021

Hafun Fish and Processing Plant

Hafun Fish and Processing Plant (“HFPP”) is a significant influencer of the fishery industry, owning the only cold-chain facility in Hafun, Somalia, where it processes and distributes marine products from local fishermen.
December 09,2021

Som Plastic Industry

Som Plastic Industry (“Som Plastic”) manufactures plastic housewares and furniture in Mogadishu. The company uses locally sourced raw materials, providing an incentive for Mogadishu residents to recycle their plastics by paying $0.25 per kilogram of material.
December 09,2021

Sun Fishing

Sun Fishing is a growing fishing company located in Berbera, with an additional branch in Hargeisa. The company owns another plot of land in Berbera for future expansion and plans to further expand into a border city of Ethiopia.