Policy paper

London Somalia Conference 2017: diaspora and civil society contribution

Prior to the conference, a supporting event gathered the perspectives of diaspora and civil society groups on the future of Somalia.


Consultations on the London Somalia Conference in Mogadishu

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The UK, the Federal Government of Somalia, and the United Nations co-chaired a supporting event on the diaspora and civil society contribution to Somalia took place on 10 May 2017. It provided an opportunity to hear the perspectives of diaspora and civil society, including marginalised groups, on how their skills and experiences can better contribute to peaceful development in Somalia.

Prior to this event a wider civil society consultation took place on 2 May 2017 in Mogadishu on the themes of the London Somalia Conference.

Published 12 May 2017