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Iftin Foundation received delegate from OXFAM Denmark who has been in visit to Mogadishu.
Mogadishu, Thursday, May 18, 2023: The Iftin Foundation received representatives from EFASOM together with Mr. Asaph Ivan, who is a Regional Finance Manager of OXFAM Denmark who has been in a visit to Mogadishu to assess the ongoing programs implementing EFASOM Coalition of education for all Somalia, which Iftin Foundation is member of. A join […]
Training on National Education Budget Tracking Analysis.
Iftin Foundation together with Education For All Somalia (EFASOM) has organized two day consecutive workshop (16th – 17th May) on national education budget tracking analysis for EFASOM Coalition members, other civil society members, and representatives from Ministry of Education and Higher Education of the Federal Government of Somalia. This workshop was intended for participants to […]
Multimedia Training for the journalism students at the Somali National University
Mogadishu, Saturday, March 4, 2023: The Iftin Foundation and the Federation of Somali Journalists (FESOJ) have jointly organized and launched one-month long Multimedia training for the students from the Faculty of Journalism at the Somali National University in Mogadishu, Somalia. Forty students from the Faculty of Journalism of the Somali National University participated in the launching event at […]
Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ayaa soo bandhigtay tirakoob ku saabsan ardayda ka qalinjebisay jaamacadaha dalka sanadkii 2021.
31, Agoosto 2022 Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ayaa soo bandhigtay daraasad ay ka samaysay ardaydii sanadkii 2021-kii ka soo qalinjebisay Jaamacadaha dalka, taas oo ah markii lixaad ee ay hay’addu ka sameyso dalka oo dhan. Daraasaddan oo ay hay’adda Iftin ku howlanayd bilihii ugu dambeeyay ee sanadkii hore waxaa ka qaybqaatay illaa 57 Jaamacdood […]
Somali Universities Graduates survey data in 2021.
The Iftin Foundation has presented a study of the students who graduated from the country’s universities in 2021, which is the sixth time that the organization has conducted it across the country. This study, which was carried out by the Iftin Foundation last year, was attended by 57 universities located in 12 cities in the […]
A disadvantaged children in Mogadishu IDP camps who don’t have an appropriate education opportunities study report.
16th, June 2022 Mogadishu Somalia Iftin Foundation together EFASOM organized a high-level data presentation and validation event, related to disadvantaged children in Mogadishu IDP camps who don’t have appropriate education opportunities research study. Iftin Foundation which is potential social development organization working in Somalia while particularly focusing education development and advocacy campaigns has conducted […]
Daah-Furka Imtixaanka Sanad Dugisyeedka 2021-2022 ee Fasalka 4aad.
Muqdisho 18 June 2022 Waxaa maanta si rasmi ah u billaawday imtixaanka shahaadiga ah ee Dugsiyada Sare ee dalka kaasoo ay u fariisteen 35,000 (Sodon iyo Shan kun) oo arday, imtixaanka oo ka wada dhacaya dhammaan gobollada dalka, wuxuu socon doonaa shan cisho oo xiriir ah. Ra’iisul Wasaare Maxamed Xuseen Rooble ayaa la dardaarmay ardayda […]
Preliminary Final Statement on Somalia’s 2021/22 House of the People and Presidential Elections
June 7, 2022 Nala Ogaada welcomes the completion of the federal presidential election on April 15, 2022 and the election of the House of The People (HoP) on April 24, 2022. While the formal conduct of the presidential election proceeded without incident, the parliamentary election period was marred by a power struggle at the highest […]
Kulanka u Dhexeeya ASU iyo Iftin Foundation
28th May, 2022 Mas’uuliyiin ka socday Iftin Foundation ayaa 28-kii May, waxay kulan shaqo oo muhiim la yeesheen Ururka Jaamacadaha Soomaaliya (Association of Somali Universities ‘ASU”), kulankaas oo ka dhacay xarunta ururka ee ku taalla magaalada Muqdisho uuna guddoominayey Guddoomiyaha ururka Jaamacadaha Soomaaliya Dr. Bideey, waxaa wada hadlay sii dardargelinta wada shaqeyntii iyo howlihii […]
𝐀 𝐝𝐢𝐬𝐚𝐝𝐯𝐚𝐧𝐭𝐚𝐠𝐞𝐝 𝐜𝐡𝐢𝐥𝐝𝐫𝐞𝐧 𝐢𝐧 𝐌𝐨𝐠𝐚𝐝𝐢𝐬𝐡𝐮 𝐈𝐃𝐏𝐬 𝐰𝐡𝐨 𝐝𝐨 𝐧𝐨𝐭 𝐡𝐚𝐯𝐞 𝐚𝐧 𝐚𝐩𝐩𝐫𝐨𝐩𝐫𝐢𝐚𝐭𝐞 𝐞𝐝𝐮𝐜𝐚𝐭𝐢𝐨𝐧 𝐨𝐩𝐩𝐨𝐫𝐭𝐮𝐧𝐢𝐭𝐢𝐞𝐬 𝐫𝐞𝐬𝐞𝐚𝐫𝐜𝐡 𝐬𝐭𝐮𝐝𝐲.
Iftin Foundation which is a community development organization is conducting an evidence based-advocacy research study related to disadvantaged children in Mogadishu IDPs who lack of an appropriate education opportunities at 16 IDP camps of 9 districts in Mogadishu, from 19th May – 24th June 2022. The objective of this study is to find data on […]
TAYO BILE Employability training conducted.
Today, March 22nd, 2022, Iftin Foundation has concluded its TAYO BILE employability track training program for young graduates, which has been underway in the past few days at Iftin’s training hall. The training, which was attended by 50 young graduates including male and female, focused on how to apply for a job through the best […]
A first batch of TAYO BILE Program (Quality-UP) interview process was established.
On 16th March, 2022 the recruitment process of TAYO BILE which is youth quality-up program for cultivating youth skills, attitudes and morality that had applied by a number of young graduates after had advertised by Iftin Foundation publicly a month ago, has started at Iftin’s training hall. Almost 200 young gtaduates had applied TAYO BILE […]
Joint Statement of Upper House Elections of Somalia
Preliminary Statement Domestic Observers in Somalia Find Elections to Upper House of Federal Parliament of Somalia Marred by Uncompetitive Contests and Extensive Delays. Tuesday, November 16, 2021 Since late July 2021, Nala Ogaada, Somalia’s domestic election observation coalition comprised of seven civil society organizations (CSOs), deployed 60 observers (30 women) throughout Somalia. This […]
Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ayaa soo bandhigtay tirakoob ku saabsan ardayda ka qalinjebisay jaamacadaha dalka sanadkii 2020.
04, Agoosto 2021 Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ayaa soo daraasad ay ka samaysay ardaydii sanadkii 2020-kii ka soo qalinjebisay Jaamacadaha dalka, taas oo ah markii Shanaad ee ay hay’addu ka sameyso dalka oo dhan. Daraasaddan oo ay hay’adda Iftin ku howlanayd bilihii ugu dambeeyay ee sanadkii hore waxaa ka qaybqaatay illaa 52 Jaamacdood oo ku kala […]
Shirka dib u eegista Mashruuca Education outloud Project
Muqdisho (22-06-2021) Iftin Foundation waxay ka qay gashay kulanka dib u eegista Mashruuca Education outloud ee uu maal geliyo Global Fund. Kulanka waxaa kasoo qaybgalay hay’ado caalami ah iyo kuwo maxalli ah. Iftin oo ah hay’ad ka shaqaysa tayaynta iyo horumarinta waxbarashada si sanadle ah usoo saarta Sahanka Qalinjebiyayaasha Dalka ayaa kasoo qaybgalayaashii la wadaagtay […]
Entrepreneurship Achievement Report
This report summarizes The Next Economy Entrepreneurship program achievements. It goes to the number of entrepreneurship participants touched by the program from 2016 – 2020, number of participants finished course sessions, number of entrepreneurs succeeded to create their own businesses and the income particulars generated by the graduate entrepreneurs together with their gender segregation. From […]
Iftin Foundation oo soo Bandhigtay Tirada Qalinjebiyeyaasha Dugsiyada iyo Jaamacadaha Dalka.
(Muqdisho – 29 July 2020) Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ee fadhigeedu yahay magaalada Muqdisho ayaa soo bandhigtay warbixin-sanadeedkii ay ka diyaarin jirtay tirada ardeyda ka baxday dugsiyada iyo jaamacadaha dalka. Munaasabadda lagu soo bandhigayay Sahankan oo lagu qabtay Akadeemiyada Cilmiga, Fanka & Suugaanta waxaa ka soo qeyb galay mas’uuliyiin ka kala socotay Wasaaradda Waxbarashada, Hidaha iyo […]
Celebration Impact Award Event
On 3rd February 2020, IFTIN FOUNDATION have organized most amazing and attractive celebration impact award event here Mogadishu, almost 200 hundred participants from Government, Business corporates, banks, civil Society, youth organizations, next Economy alumni and award campaigners have attended the celebration impact event. During the celebration was presented the inclusive summarized achievement made by The […]
Enhancing PWD’s Accessibility on Public and Political Participation Conference
IFTIN Foundation held one day conference of Enhancing PWD’s Accessibility on Public life and Political Participation on 11th December, 2019 at Riham hotel Mogadishu which its objectives was to establish atmosphere that Government institutions, Civil Society groups, Business Leaders and PWDs representatives able to meet and discuss the public participation of People with Disabilities. The […]
Commemoration of International Disability day on 3th December 2019.
IFTIN Foundation In collaboration with Somali Disability Cluster have collectively organized and facilitated world Commemoration of International Disability Day on 3th, December 2019 in Mogadishu. The event was held at Ramada hotel in Mogadishu where 60 (17 female/43male) people with disabilities have fully attended as well as the facilitated representative from the partners while the […]
Iftin Foundation Held one Day CRPD Follow up Meeting for Representatives from PWD’s CSOs
On 19th November, 2019, Iftin Foundation held one day CRPD follow up meeting for representatives from PWD’s CSOs based in Mogadishu participated trainees of September this year for Convention on the Rights of People with Disabilities which was to know and evaluate PWD’s level of understanding on the CRPD Convention to enhance the participation of […]
Creativity and Innovation Pitching Training
Iftin Foundation conducted two days of creativity & innovation and pitching workshop attended by Somali business-oriented youth with entrepreneurship initiatives on 18th – 19th june this month. This workshop was part of the Next Economy program in Mogadishu implementing by Iftin Foundation and was productive to the participants and brought relevant outcome while they generated […]
The Next Economy program Phase Two Launching Event
20-ka Feberaayo 2019 waxaa lagu daahfuray magaalada Muqdisho wajiga labaad ee mashruuca the Next Economy ee sedexdii sano ee la soo dhaafay ay soo wadeen hay’adaha Iftin Foundation iyo SOS Somalia ee qeybta ka ahaa mashruuca ballaaran ee the Next Economy ee ka socda waddamo dhowr ah ee tirsan qaaradda Africa. Waxaa munaasabadda lagu soo […]
The Next Economy Program Evaluation Annual-Conference
Markay taariikhdu aheed 5th feberaayo 2019 waxaa magaalada Nairobi ka furmay shir ballaaran oo ay ka qeybgalayaan in ka badan 20 hay’adood oo ka kala socda in ka badan 15 waddan oo ay ka mid tahay Iftin Foundation. Shirka waxaa lagu qiimeynayaa guulihii laga gaaray mashruuca the Next Economy iyo saameyntii uu ku yeeshay bulshada […]
Iftin Foundation Concluded the 4th batch of The Next Economy Program
10th December 2018, Iftin Foundation concluded the Next Economy 4th batch phase 1&2 training (Core Life Skills training). 87 people attended the validation and followed the two tracks of the program (decent job seeks and entrepreneurs). The Next Economy project team managed together this work bjectively. 28 People selected the entrepreneurship track while 59 others […]
The 4th batch motivational speakers session of The Next Economy Program
This week (Saturday and Sunday) was the 4th batch motivational speakers session. We have invited 4 over qualified experts people suitable for the program. Saturday Speaker one was Dr. Shariff Osman Hassan with PhD in Cultural Studies from Ohio University United States and double Master with over 30 years of teaching, research and professional consultancy […]
Launching a Training for the 4th Batch of the Next Economy Program
23-kii September 2018, waxaa hoolka tababarka hay’adda Iftin Foundationoo ah hay’ad waddani ah oo ka shaqeysa arrimaha waxbarashada iyo horumarinta dhalinyarada Soomaaliyeed lagu daahfuray tababarka dufcaddii 4-aad ee nasiibka u yeelatay inay ka mid noqdaan barnaamijka The Next Economy ee ay hay’adda Iftin ka fulinayso Magaalada Muqdisho. Kani waa boqolkii 4-aad ee ka qeybgalayaasha The […]
The inspirational day of 4th batch of the Next Economy program
On 19th September 2018, Iftin Foundation have organized the inspirational day of 4th batch of the Next Economy program in Mogadishu together with SOS Somalia team. As usual a lots of organizations and institutions’ representatives, civil society members, University unions, business companies and independent inspirational activities as well as the 100 new participants (equal gender) […]
The Next Economy Third Batch Bootcamp Event
On 28 August 2018, Iftin Foundation have organized the third batch bootcamp occasion which have invited with three external business scholars and participated nineteen (19) participants in this batch which have arranged three rooms which supposed to interact with invitees and the fresh entrepreneurs finished this third batch entrepreneurship training those split three groups. The […]
Entrepreneurship Encouragement and Innovation
Talaado 7 August 2018, Mogadishu Somalia Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ayaa qabatay munaasabad heer sare ah oo loogu magac diray dhiirrigelinta hal abuurka ganacsiga iyo afkaarya cusub (entrepreneurship and innovation). Munaasabaddaan oo ka mid ah shaqooyinka joogtaa ah ee ay qabato Hay’adda Iftin Foundation waxay ku soo bandhigtay warbixin ka hadlaysay heerka shaqa la’aanta dalka gaar […]
The Next Economy Third Batch Entrepreneurship First Session
Waxaa billaawday 23-dii June wajiga 2-aad tababarka hal abuurka ganacsiga (entrepreneurship) ee dufcadda 3-aad program-ka the Next Economy ee lagu tababarayo laguna tayeynayo dhallinyaro aqoonyanno ah oo gaaraya 500 oo qof ee illaa 2019-ka.
Iftin Foundation Organized TV-debate About Role of Civil Society and Private Sector on Youth Development
11 July 2018, Arboco waxaa lagu qabtay Diplomatic HOTEL ee magaalada Muqdisho dood cilmiyeed ku saabsanaa doorka Ganacsatada iyo Bulshada rayidka ee ku aaddan horumarinta dhalinyarada Soomaaliyeed ee ka soo qalinjebinaya Jaamacadaha dalka dood cilmiyeedkaas oo ay soo qabanqaabisay Hay’adda Iftin Foundation ee ka shaqeysa horumarinta iyo tayeynta dhalinyarada Soomaaliyeed. Dood cilmiyeedka waxaa ka qeybgalayey xooggeeda aqoonyahanno […]
Graduates Survey Data of Universities In Somalia 2017
Hay’adda Iftin oo soo bandhigtay daraasad ay ka samaysay ardaydii sanadkii hore (2017) ka soo qalinjebisay Jaamacadaha Dalka, sidoo kale soo bandhigtay hab casri ah oo lagu hubinayo shahaadooyinka dalka (eCheck). Muqdisho, Isniin 4ta June 2018 Xaflad lagu soo bandhigayay daraasaddan ayaa maanta lagu qabtay xarunta akadeemiyada Cilmiga, Fanka iyo Suugaanta ee magaallada Muqdisho. Daraasaddan […]
Innovation Will Drive A New Somalia, Africa
Innovation will drive a new Somalia, Africa – Iftin Foundation’s Abdiwali Mohamed Ahmed
Iftin Foundation Organized Girls in ICT Day Celebration
(Mogadishu – April 26, 2018) International Girls in ICT Day has been celebrated in Mogadishu with the launch on an initiative to create gender parity in Somalia’s ICT industry. Organized by Fursad Job Center in partnership with Somalia’s Research and Education Network (SomaliREN) and Ministry of Post, Telecom and Technology, the event was aimed at […]
The Next Economy Third Batch Kick off Session
21 bisha March 2018 waxaa si rasmi loo daahfuray dufcaddii 3-aad ee dhalinyarada ka qeybgalaysaa program-ka Next Economy ee dhalinyarada Soomaaliyeed loogu sameeyo horumarinta xirfadaha shaqo, sahlidda shaqo helista iyo koru qaadista hal abuurka ganacsiga iyo shaqa abuurka, taas oo si lagu daahfuray xaflad wayn oo ka dhacday Hotel-ka Ramada ee Magaalada Muqdisho. Xafladda waxaa […]
The Next Economy Second Entrepreneurship Crazy Hours Fundraising Competition
On 19th March 2018, Iftin Foundation organized event known as crazy hour crowdfunding and best idea voting competition among the Next Economy 2nd batch entrepreneurs which used to award $500 the campaigner who collects the highest amount of money during the first hour and the one his/her idea find the most votes . On 9:00am […]
The Next Economy Second Batch Bootcamp Event
6th March 2018 IFTIN FOUNDATION has organized boot-camp event that invited with external successful business entrepreneurs which supposed to meet and interact with Next Economy young entrepreneurs in order to listen guests’ advises and get chance to ask questions with external business scholars. This event was the last day of gathering.
The Next Economy Validation day of Second Batch
Validation Meeting Day Saturday, 09 December: Validation Day for the 2nd Batch of Life Skills Training of Next Economy was held in Mogadishu. Attended by around 100 trainees, the objective of the meeting was to divide the trainees into two groups: a group who will undertake entrepreneurship skills training and another group who will seek […]
The Next Economy Second Batch kick off event
18th September 2017 was the day in which the 2nd Batch of Next Economy Training was officially launched by IFTIN FOUNDATION. The launching occasion were participated hundred newly enrolled participants and different stakeholder of the program including government representatives, business groups, civil society leaders, international and local organisations based in Mogadishu. Speakers on the session […]
First Bootcamp event of The Next Economy Program
20 July 2017 was the day that IFTIN FOUNDATION organized first entrepreneurship group BOOTCAMP event. The event attended and participated first batch entrepreneurship participants and external successful business scholars, while the objective of the event was to inspire new business initiative holders to relevant hints from the opportunities in the market in order to create […]
Social Media Platforms Development Confidential Agreement (CA)
Iftin Foundation iyo Message to the Audiences (M2A) oo ah media expert consultants group waxay 17 September ku kala saxiixdeen Xafiiska Iftin Foundation heshiis (confidential agreement) ku saabsan sidii social media platforms-ka Iftin Foundation loo horumarin lahaa. Isfahamkaani wuxuu tusmaynayaa sidii loo abuuri lahaa hab kor loogu qaadayo heerka gaarsiinta farriimaha dadka ay quseyso xilliga ku […]
Accessibility of key Public Space Assessment, September 2019
In line with the general purpose of civic engagement program of political and social life of people with disabilities, Iftin Foundation conducted five-days field assessment (10th – 14th September) on key public spaces/places those provide service facilities in Mogadishu those made it possible an access for people with physical disabilities, especially where those with physical disabilities are able to […]
Two Days Workshop of Public and Political Participation for People with Disabilities
Iftin Foundation organized on 8th – 9th September two days workshop of Public and Political Participation for People with Disabilities funding by USAID through Creative Associates International. The workshop was followed the two previous workshops conducted on 1st – 2nd September which was supposed to engage people with disabilities for enhancement of their public and […]
Launching Civic Engagement Program for Disable People
Today (1st September 2019) Iftin Foundation launching new program of Public and Political Participation of People with Disabilities in Somalia. This is civic engagement program for people with disabilities in Somalia which funds USAID through Creative Associates International. This was a workshop attended 25 participants from different civil society organisations of people with disabilities based in […]
One Day Workshop Exclusively Dealing with the Role of Private Sector business on Female Job Placement
August 26, 2015, Mogadishu Somalia With the support of Somali Stability Fund (SSF), The Fursad program under the initiative of IFTIN Foundation has organized and implemented a one-day workshop exclusively dealing with the role of private sector business in female job placement scheme On August 26th 2015. The one- day workshop has been held […]
Data Collection on Job Placement Scheme for Female Graduates Workshop
IFTIN Foundation in partnership with Somali Stability Fund (SSF) has organized and implemented a one day workshop exclusively focusing on data collection on job placement scheme for female graduates that was held in Baidoa on 22nd August 2015. The one day workshop has been held in close cooperation between Fursad Program and the Southwest Chamber […]
Networking Event among Businesses and Female Graduates
Iftin Foundation closely collaborating with the Puntland Chamber of commerce and industries organized networking event among businesses and female graduates in Bosaso Putland Somalia on 9th June 2015. This event was supposed to discuss the possibilities of networking establishment among business sector and female graduates in order to improve gender labor production and women economic […]
Role of Business, NGOs and Government on Female Graduates
Iftin Foundation collaborating with Puntland Chambers of Commerce held dialogue about the Role of Businesses, NGOs and Government on female graduates in Garowe on 7th June 2015. The occasion which was organized as the high level meeting among the above three entities discussed their effective roles on young female graduate employment and career development. Ahmed Ali […]
Launching of the Fursad Female Job Placement Scheme Project.
The Fursad female job placement scheme which is sponsored by Iftiin Foundation in partnership with Somali chambers is planning to Network Somali Female graduates and the employers throughout Somalia on 13th May 2015. A lots of participants including Government officials, civil society, international organizations, education and business sector participated the launching ceremony. Abdirahman Moalim […]
IF launches radio ‘Career Counseling Program’
March 2, 2013 – Iftin Foundation has been running a career counseling program since August 2012 to guide students on selecting the right course and university. The program uses both radio and events on the subjects. The students are introduced to various subjects and are given the chance to ask questions about their course of […]
IF launches Somalia’s first Secondary Schoolgirls Competition
June 10, 2013 – Iftin Foundation (IF) has launched Somalia’s first schoolgirls’ competition. The program will run during the month of Ramadan (July 10 – August 6, 2013). It is attended by 224 schoolgirls from 32 of Mogadishu’s most popular secondary schools. As the first of its kind, the program will inspire girls to stay in school, […]
Somali Students urged to select the right university course
April 09, 2013 – Secondary school graduates have been urged to take an informed decision when selecting the course and university of their choice, as they prepare to join local and overseas universities. The students are introduced to various subjects and are given the chance to ask questions about their course of choice.
IFTIN Foundation Held acknowledgement Community Event for PWDs Public Accessibility at The Waberi District Commission Center
On 27th October IFTIN Foundation held a community event at the Waberi District Commission office, a venue recently made accessible to persons with physical disabilities. The objective of the event was to acknowledge the Waberi District Commission’s purposeful decision to renovate their offices to make them accessible. In total, 47 participants (16 females; 31 males) […]
Two-day Round-table Meeting for People with Disabilities
Iftin Foundation getting the support from BUILD project held two-day roundtable meeting for people with disabilities on October 19th -20th, on public places’ accessibility for PWDs targeting 20 representatives from 13 PWDs and Youth CSOs. The two consecutive day roundtable meeting for public accessibilities for people with disabilities was about to find and realize the […]
Workshop Meeting among Female Graduates and Employers
Iftin Foundation working with Putland chamber of comer implemented Workshop Meeting among Female Graduates and Employers in Galka’yo on 15th June 2015. The workshop meeting targeted with the relation between young elite women graduates and their potential employers in the location galka’yo and participated local organizations, business companies and the government institutions in the area. […]
The Role Of NGOs In Job Placements For Female Graduates
Iftin Foundation collaborating with Puntland Chambers of Commerce held dialogue about the Role of Businesses, NGOs and Government on female graduates in Garowe on 7th June 2015. The occasion which was organized as the high level meeting among the above three entities discussed their effective roles on young female graduate employment and career development. Ahmed […]
Iftin Foundation launches Somalia’s first secondary schoolgirls competition
Iftin Foundation organized the first Secondary School girls Competition during the holy month of Ramadan (July 8 – August 7, 2013). The program was exclusively attended by female representatives from 32 of Mogadishu’s most popular schools and was broadcast on both Radio Iftin and Kalsan TV. As the first of its kind, the program inspired girls […]