Posts Tagged ‘Governance’

YEMEN: UNHCR concerned over allegations of Somali mercenaries – IRIN

Saturday, March 12, 2011 Comments off

Laaska News March 12,2011

ADEN, 10 March 2011 (IRIN) – The UN Refugee Agency (UNHCR) says it is concerned by opposition media reports alleging the Yemen government is recruiting Somali refugees as mercenaries to help put down a growing protest movement demanding Read more…

DJIBOUTI: Interview with President Guelleh

Thursday, February 3, 2011 Comments off

Feberuary 03,2011 Laaska News.

ARTA, 2 February 2011 (IRIN) – IRIN interviewed Djibouti’s President Ismail Omar Guelleh on 27 January in Arta about the drought, humanitarian challenges and regional issues. Read more…

HORN OF AFRICA: IGAD chief interviewed on humanitarian, political challenges

Wednesday, February 2, 2011 Comments off

Feberuary 02,2011 Laaska News.
DJIBOUTI, 1 February 2011 (IRIN) – The Horn of Africa is facing huge humanitarian and political challenges, but according to Mahboub M. Maalim, executive secretary of the Inter-Governmental Authority on Development (IGAD), the region is coping. He spoke to IRIN in Djibouti. Read more…