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Assessing Mutual Benefits in the Ethio-Somaliland Red Sea Agreement

Home In the complex geopolitical landscape surrounding the Red Sea, the Ethio-Somaliland Red SeaAgreement emerges as a crucial diplomatic dance, requiring a careful assessment of mutual benefits.    The accord between Ethiopia and Somaliland signifies a strategic alignment, where both nations seek to capitalize on shared interests and forge a symbiotic relationship. Central to this… Continue reading Assessing Mutual Benefits in the Ethio-Somaliland Red Sea Agreement

CDG Annual Report Year 2023

Home The Centre for Democracy and Governance (CDG), an independent nonprofit center ofexcellence based in Somaliland, demonstrated unwavering commitment to its mission ofpromoting democracy, good governance, and peace throughout the year 2023. Incollaboration with key stakeholders, CDG actively engaged in a diverse range of initiativesaimed at addressing critical challenges and fostering positive change within the… Continue reading CDG Annual Report Year 2023

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Report: Citizens Expectations Towards The House of Representatives Elected in 2021

Home This participatory meeting dialogue to the citizens expectations towards the house of representatives elected is the proposal to raise the awareness and the mutual relationship between the citizens and their MPs, and introduction of understanding the functions and the responsibility of the parliament will be one of the main factors to discuss during course… Continue reading Report: Citizens Expectations Towards The House of Representatives Elected in 2021

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INSIDE SOMALILAND – LAASCAANOOD FIGHTING

Home Laascaanod is the regional capital of the Sool region where every Dhulbahante sub-clan and lineage has some presence. The people of Laascaanod engage in business and trade with their neighboring communities and practice pastoralism as a subsistence way of life. According to the survey, the majordriver of the conflict is the political conundrum bred… Continue reading INSIDE SOMALILAND – LAASCAANOOD FIGHTING

DEMOCRATIZATION IN SOMALILAND

Home Democratization in Somaliland has been a gradual process that has taken place over time. This process began in the early 1990s, when Somaliland declared its independence from Somalia, and has continued over the past two decades as more and more democratic reforms have been implemented. As of 2018, Somaliland has a multi-party-political system and… Continue reading DEMOCRATIZATION IN SOMALILAND

OBSERVER MISSION

Home CDG recently conducted a conflict analysis for the Laascaanod Peace Ambassadors. The primary objective of the analysis was to gain a deeper understanding of the situation on the ground and to assess the scale of the conflict. The analysis aimed to identify the number of active clan conflicts in the region. The analysis was… Continue reading OBSERVER MISSION

CONFLICT ANALYSIS FOR LAASCAANOD PEACE AMBASSADORS

Home CDG recently conducted a conflict analysis for the Laascaanod Peace Ambassadors. The primary objective of the analysis was to gain a deeper understanding of the situation on the ground and to assess the scale of the conflict. The analysis aimed to identify the number of active clan conflicts in the region. The analysis was… Continue reading CONFLICT ANALYSIS FOR LAASCAANOD PEACE AMBASSADORS

ROUNDTABLE DISCUSIONS – SOMALILAND ELECTIONS AND THE CHALLENGES OF HOLDING TIMELY ELECTIONS

Home Roundtable discussions were recently held to address the challenges of holding timely elections in Somaliland. The discussions focused on the current state of the Somaliland electoral process and explored potential solutions to overcome the challenges faced. The roundtable brought together experts, stakeholders, and policymakers who engaged in open and constructive discussions on the issues… Continue reading ROUNDTABLE DISCUSIONS – SOMALILAND ELECTIONS AND THE CHALLENGES OF HOLDING TIMELY ELECTIONS

TWO-DAY LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

Home The leadership training for Women in leadership of political parties in Somaliland recently took place at the Center for Democracy & Governance. The 2-day event brought together participants from 3 major political parties and 10 new Political Associations During the training, the attendees received training on various leadership skills, with the aim of empowering… Continue reading TWO-DAY LEADERSHIP TRAINING FOR WOMEN IN LEADERSHIP

THE UNPRECEDENTED FIGHTS IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES BLEACHES THE PARLIAMENTARY PROCEDURES AND CODE OF CONDUCT FOR SOMALILAND PARLIAMENT

Home Somaliland makes a year soon, since the inauguration of the second parliament. The election of the 2nd House of Representatives (HoR) restored confidence in democratic participation. The citizens put trust and high hopes to demonstrate exemplary performance as required of them by the constitution of the Republic of Somaliland as elected leadership. The Members… Continue reading THE UNPRECEDENTED FIGHTS IN THE HOUSE OF REPRESENTATIVES BLEACHES THE PARLIAMENTARY PROCEDURES AND CODE OF CONDUCT FOR SOMALILAND PARLIAMENT