POLITICIZING THE ELECTION PROCESS:

“Election is a process based on rules and regulations while their implementation requires a public confidence from the election stakeholders“ The Election Monitoring Office of CPA was launched in January 2017, to closely monitor and follow up for the election related activities happening in Somaliland and to provide a briefing papers, recommendations and reports. The […]

THE CHALLENGES OF DEMOCRATISATION PROCESS IN SOMALILAND: THE WAY FORWARD

The purpose of this briefing is to provide essential information regarding the challenges facing the democratisation process of Somaliland and to recommend steps to be taken to address challenges and learn from past lessons. There are key moments in history that define the process and needs to be revisited to understand the challenges Somaliland is […]

CAQABADAHA KU GEDAAMAN DOORASHADA WAKIILADA IYO DEEGAANKA

CAQABADAHA UGU WAAWEYN EE DOORASHADA HORTAAGAN: 1. SAAMI-QAYBSIGA GOLAHA WAKIILLADA Bishii February 2005, waxaa golihii wakiillada ee Somaliland ee xilligaas jiray uu ansixiyey Xeer Lr. 20/2005 kaas ay ku jireen qodobo caqabad ku noqonayey qabsoomidda doorashadii golaha wakiillada ee la filayey inay dhacdo isla sannadkaas, waxaana qodobada caqabadda ku ahaa doorashada ee ku jiray xeerkaas […]

Somaliland: Updated Version of the “Male Democracy” Report

Eighteen years ago, the people of Somaliland on overwhelming majority approved a progressive constitution emphasizing equality and prohibiting all forms of discrimination. As the first public voting since 1969, the referendum opened a new and promising era for the Somalilanders. It officialized the ending of the dictatorship that had a tight grip on power for […]

THE COMMERCIALIZATION OF EDUCATION IN SOMALILAND AND THE SOCIAL INJUSTICE

An ongoing international debate in many parts of the world, is that numerous entrepreneurs are investing in education, and expecting lucrative profits, regardless of the quality of education or the students they produce and their contribution to the society. Now it seems that the same debate has started in Somaliland, and there are growing private […]

KALA SARRAYNTA NOLOLEED EE AY KEENAYSO WAXBARASHADA LA GANACSIYEEYEY

Waa dood caalami ah oo ka socota meelo badan oo dunida ah, in ganacsato badani ay maalgashanayaan waxbarashada, oo ay ka filaan inay ka helaan macaash aad u badan, iyaga oo aan eegayn tayada waxbarashada ama ardayga ay soo saarayaan wuxuu bulshada ku soo kordhinayo. Haatan ayaad mooddaa in isla dooddaasi ay ka bilaabantay Somaliland, […]

The Second Quarterly meeting of Democratization and Decentralization Sub-Sector

On May 16th 2019, it was hosted the second quarterly meeting of Democratization and Decentralization sub-sector of Somaliland’s Governance Sector Forum, where the participants discussion different issues, including Updates on Somaliland’s upcoming elections, democratization, gender issues, JPLG Program, Civic Education etc. This meeting was arranged by Somaliland’s Ministry of Interior, as the Chair of sub-sector […]

SOMALILAND: The Extension-Based Democracy

Current Election Related Highlights: Somaliland’s Local Councils were elected November 2012; in five years term which ended November 2017. On 6th March 2017, Guurti House extended their time to 28th April 2019. Presently; they are executing their day to day activity with no legal mandate. In Somaliland’s Democracy, sometimes institutions can stay the office; beyond […]