MIDA FINNSOM Health final seminar in Somaliland and Puntland

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Friday, June 3, 2016

The final seminar for MIDA FINNSOM Health project phase III was held this week in Somaliland and Puntland. 

The participants in Puntland on 26th May included Dr Abdirisaq Hersi, Director General from Puntland Ministry of Health, Mr. Aaro Ylitalo from Embassy of Finland in Nairobi and representatives from the IOM offices.

The participants in the Somaliland seminar on 31st May were Minister Dr. Suleiman Haji Essa Ahmed from Somaliland Ministry of Health, Ms. Riikka Raatikainen from Embassy of Finland in Nairobi, Mr. Erin Satterlee from Forcier Consulting Group as well as representatives from the IOM offices.

In addition to remarks from the respective institutions, the program included voices from the host institutions: volunteer experiences, success stories and reflections on sustainability and a way forward.