Somalia – 30 September 2015

Communique At High-Level Meeting for Somalia
A high-level meeting on Somalia held in New York on Monday 28th September 2015 and addressed by the UN Secretary General Mr. Ban Ki-moon has welcomed recent political developments in the country aimed at developing an electoral process for 2016.
In a communiqué issued after the meeting co-chaired by Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamoud and the Chairperson of the AU Commission Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini Zuma, it was noted that major progress had been made in the development of interim regional administrations as well as the establishment of the Electoral and Boundaries Commission and the National Independent Electoral Commission.

Heads of State express concern at fragile humanitarian situation in country
Heads of State on Tuesday expressed alarm at the fragile humanitarian situation in Somalia, recognising that almost three million Somalis are dependent on humanitarian assistance to meet their most basic daily needs.
This is contained in a communique at the end of a high-level meeting on Somalia.