Posted by in News on July 12, 2014

Somalia: Somali Ministry of Women Launches Training on Gender-Based Violence

Somali Ministry of Women and Human Rights in collaboration with the United Nations Population Fund and United Nations Children’s Fund opened a three-day training in Mogadishu Sunday (July 6th) on ways to combat gender-based violence (GBV). More than 50 women will receive capacity building training in responding to GBV, including rape. The training opened after the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) formed a Female Peacekeepers’ Network charged with looking after issues related to women and children in Somalia, AMISOM said in a statement on Saturday. Read more here.

Source: http://allafrica.com

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