Somali Women’s Studies Centre

Contact Information


Hodan District, Mogadishu

Mogadishu, Somalia

Primary Contact

Shukria Dini

Type of Organization/Institute

Non-governmental organization (NGO)

Mission Statement

Our Mission is to Increase research on Somali women – with the scope of research encompassing women of all ages residing in all regions of Somalia (rural and urban) including those who are internally displaced, refugees, Diaspora, members of minority groups, involved in grassroots activities and in the political arena; and facilitating the production and publication of research examining fundamental issues and challenges relevant to Somali women and their position in society.

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