Thursday Feb 20
Extreme genital mutilation on retreat in Somaliland
It is a ritual supposed to keep women "pure", but an increased understanding of the severe health risks of extreme forms of female genital mutilation appears to be slowly rolling back its prevalence in Somalia's northwest.
'They realized what they were doing was wrong': Two Canadians...
In 2009, six zealous young Somali-Canadians abandoned their studies and families in Toronto to join Al-Shabab, an armed extremist group fighting a losing battle to impose its harsh version of Islamic law on Somalia.
The Globe and Mail
Surgeon Fahima Osman: An underdog no longer
An undated but recent image of Fahima Osman credit: Sandy Nicholson. email@example.com For Focus Canada Day feat An undated but recent image of Fahima Osman credit: Sandy Nicholson.
DDG Armed Violence Reduction (AVR) Advisor - Somalia
Posted: 16 January 2013 Deadline: 11 February 2013 Job type: Contract Salary: TBD Location: Somalia Organisation: Danish Refugee Council - Denmark Hargeysa, Somaliland BACKGROUND Danish Demining Group is a part of Danish Refugee Council .
Richmond and Twickenham Times
Farah Foundation: The single features a number of stars
Boris Johnson, Tom Daley, David Haye, Joey Essex and Harlequins rugby players were among the army of celebrity fans featured in the video for the charity single, Do the Mobot.