Update Report: Somalia Floods and Climate Change Impact

Current Flood Situation As of 15th May 2024, the flood situation in Somalia remains severe, with heavy rains and flash floods affecting millions of people across the country. The Gu season floods have already impacted over 203,000 individuals, resulting in the displacement or relocation of approximately 37,000 people and the tragic loss of 7 children….

The Somali Diaspora: A Lifeline for Somalia’s Recovery

The Somali diaspora, estimated to be over 2 million strong, plays a vital role in supporting Somalia’s recovery efforts. Through remittances, which amount to $1.3-2 billion annually, the diaspora provides a lifeline for many Somali households, helping to meet basic needs like food, healthcare, and education Contributions to Economic Development Beyond financial support, the diaspora…