- Local and human rights information on Somalia
Stanford University African studies
University of Pennsylvania Somalia Page
Djibouti Somali Peace process
Puntland Intelligentsia Network
Today's humanitarian news by the UN Regional Information Network
Helps individuals win asylum. Has the legal requirements for asylum in countries around the world and full text documents to aid in seeking asylum. Has a section on Somalia
with full text documents, in Adobe PDF, covering clan membership
, human rights reports to aid those seeking asylum.
Canada. Dept. of Foreign Affairs & International Trade
Travel Information & Advisory Reports
Canada. Ministry of National Defence. Commission of Inquiry the Deployment of Canadian Forces to Somalia
Full text of the Report. "During the deployment of Canadian troops, events transpired in Somalia that impugned the reputations of individuals, Canada's military and, indeed, the nation itself. Those events, some of them by now well known to most Canadians, included the shooting of Somali intruders at the Canadian compound in Belet Huen, the beating death of a teenager in the custody of soldiers from 2 Commando of the Canadian Airborne Regiment (CAR), an apparent suicide attempt by one of these Canadian soldiers,..."
Brief information on the Carter Center and Somalia
Public policy institute, supports "limited government, free markets, individual liberty, and peace". Has a short report, Setting a Dangerous Precedent in Somalia
, by Ted G. Carpenter (Foreign Policy Briefing No. 20, 1992) and The Somali Crisis: Time for an African Solution
, by George Ayittey (Policy Analysis No. 205, 1994).
Centre for the Strategic Initiatives of Women
(Washington, D.C.)" In the Horn of Africa, CSIW's strengthens women's political participation in civil society for peace, democracy and human rights." Has a directory of Horn of Africa women's groups, maps. Full text reports
on - Women's Right in Islam (Eritrea, Ethiopia, Somalia, Sudan); The Culture and Tradition of Women in Somalia; Women's Work in Peace: Lessons from Training Projects in the Horn of Africa.
Clandestine Radio Intel Web
A directory with radio frequencies of rebel, clandestine radio stations in Africa and elsewhere. Has a Nov. 2000 report on "Somalia: Militia Radio Stations Remain Clandestine"
which includes a directory of radio stations. Has a directory of inactive radio stations
Clarke, Walter Sheldon - Humanitarian Intervention in Somalia
A bibliography. Clarke was Deputy Director of the U.S. Liaison Office in Mogadishu, 1993, Charge d'Affaires at the U.S. Embassy, Djibouti, and a former Senior Foreign Service Officer.
Cold War International History Project
(Washington, D.C.) Established at the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, supports the release of historical materials by governments, seeks to disseminate new perspectives on Cold War history. Has full text reports - Anatomy of a Third World Cold War Crisis.
Committee to Protect Journalists
Has a report on Somalia
and keyword search facility
to locate other reports.
(Lancaster House, London) is a service for conflict resolution and prevention with a program on Somaliland
. It's Occasional Papers series includes a Report on Peace-Making Initiative in Somaliland, April 1995-January 1997
Private-sector airline operating in in Somaliland and Djibouti. Established in Djibouti in March 1991 with executive offices in Dubai - U.A.E.