Aid Architecture Workshop

Aid Architecture Workshop organized by the Aid Coordination Unit (ACU) held in Mogadishu.


The workshop was chaired by the permanent secretary of the Ministry of Planning, Investment & Economic Development.


International donors, foreign missions in Mogadishu, federal member states and federal level ministries were attended the workshop. international donors in Nairobi were live-streaming in the workshop too.


Heated discussions about the role of the National Development Council (NDC) in the Aid structure took place.


Director General of the Planning directorate of the MOPIED Abdulkadir illustrated that the NDC empowers the Somali-led, Somali-own process.

Finally, permanent secretary of the MOPIED Abdi Dirshe made the closing remarks of the workshop.pic4


Aid Information Management Workshop held in Mogadishu

The workshop was conveyed by the Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development. After a presentation of the objectives,  UNDP presented the conclusions of the aid information management review carried out in 2015 as well as the methodology and results of the aid mapping exercises carried out in the last years in Somalia under the leadership of the Aid Coordination Unit. The international consultant Matthew Geddes presented later the process of procurement by UNDP of a new Somali-led and Somali-owned Aid Information Management System in Somalia, which draws on the recommendations of the aid information management review. The key features and technical specifications of the new AIMS –in terms of ownership, accessibility, data collection, management, disaggregation and visualization, reporting, dissemination of information, etc.

The workshop gathered representatives from the Federal Government of Somalia (Ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development MOPIED &  Aid Coordination Unit), as well as Federal Member states of Galmudug, Hirshabelle and South-West State and the Banadir Regional Administration.

Main objective of the workshop was to engage, inform and discuss with key federal and sub-federal Somali institutional stakeholders on the development of a new Aid Information Management System in Somalia.DSC_0016

The national NGO policy launched

The Somali ministry of Planning, Investment and Economic Development launched the national NGO policy in a two days workshop held at the Jazeera hotel.ngo4

The workshop was attended by representatives from the federal states, international consultants and the ministry of planning, investment and economic development which was responsible for drafting the policy.ngo1

and finally, the federal states and the federal government have agreed that the NGO policies in all parties have to be harmonized