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THROUGH THE FIRE A documentary about three extraordinary Somali women

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TEDxMOGADISHU: DR DEQO TAKES THE STAGE

  Yesterday saw the return of TEDxMogadishu, bigger and better than ever!  Fifteen speakers presented narratives filled with energy, optimism and progress in a city on the rise.  Among these was Dr Deqo Mohamed, CEO of the Dr Hawa Abdi Foundation, one of three charitable organisations supported by our documentary.  You can watch Deqo’s discourse […]

SOMALI WEEK FESTIVAL & LAUNCH OF THE ELMAN APPEAL

It was a pleasure and a privilege to welcome Ilwad Elman to London for a special Somali Week Festival screening hosted by the Anglo-Somali Society.  Ilwad spoke with confidence and conviction to a capacity audience eager to learn more, contribute to, and express appreciation for the work of the Elman Peace and Human Rights Centre […]

THROUGH THE FIRE: A DOCUMENTARY ABOUT THREE HEROIC SOMALI WOMEN

The article below appeared in the latest issue of the Anglo-Somali Journal.  It gives some insights into the life changing experience that was the making of this documentary and why we wholeheartedly believe in the work of the three organisations supported. — As a journalist, in 2011 Arthur Nazaryan documented the lives of refugees residing […]