H.E. Abdirahman Yusuf Ali

Planning and international Cooperation Minister

fullsizerenderThis information is very significant in planning of any nation. At the side of this background, I welcome you to the Ministry’s website. On this site you will find information about the Ministry itself, Government work plan and related documents, various reports, including planning, statistics and international Cooperation, as well as important information such as policies for development partners and implementing agencies.

I expect you find our website useful and interesting documents.

H.E. Abdullahi Sheikh Ali

Deputy Minister

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The Federal Republic of Somalia launches first population data since 1975

Mogadishu, 26 May 2015 – The Federal Republic of Somalia today launched the first comprehensive estimation of the Somali population in over four decades at the Police Academy in Mogadishu; a groundbreaking initiative that will inform development programmes in the country. Carried out between October 2013 and March 2014 in collaboration with international partners, the survey […]

Somalia Launches First National Development Plan in 30 Years

PRESS RELEASE Mogadishu, Somalia The Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) has today launched the first draft of the first National Development Plan (NDP) in 30 years after successfully implementing the New Deal Compact for Somalia for three years. “This is a major milestone for Somalia and its development agenda,” said Abdi Aynte, Minister of Planning […]

Food Security and Peace building in Africa

Panellist Statement:  H.E. Abdullahi Sheikh Ali, Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation (MOPIC), Federal Government of Somalia FAO Director-General, Excellencies, Ambassadors, distinguished fellow panelists, ladies and gentlemen. His Excellency Abdi Aynte, Minister of Planning and International Cooperation of the Federal Government of Somalia is unable to attend today’s event but I […]

Weekly Ministry Staff Meeting

The Deputy minister and permanent secretary of the ministry of planning & international cooperation held weekly ministry staff meeting at the ministry conference hall. The PS gave the latest updates about the national development plan and praised those hard-working staffs who were involved in the national development consultations. The deputy minister has emphasized that outstanding […]

Consultations on the Resilience Pillar of the National Development

For the first time since the 1980’s –Federal and State government are preparing a national development plan. It provided an opportunity last week for the government to meet and consult its local NGOs and international development partners to finalise the Resilience Chapter of the National Development Plan. “We are very pleased to finally have this […]