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15 Aug 2011 description

IAS has been working in Mogadishu, Somalia for many years, and with focus on the drought situation since April. We help 15 schools inside Mogadishu and 16 schools in Lower Shabelle. We are now distributing food, water and plastic sheeting for simple housing in Mogadishu among the Internally Displaced Peoples (IDPs).

“Desparation...Waiting for what may never come. The baby here never survived. Her mother had nothing to offer...The baby cried throughout even as we tried to give her some milk. All I could do was offer a silent prayer for the little one.” IAS Kenya/Somalia Director

30 Aug 2007 description

HARGEISA, August 30, 2007 - IAS very first development project in Somaliland was handed over to the Ministry of Education and to SASE, a local Somali organisation, thís past week. The project started in the year 2000 and addresses mentally handicapped children who due to the war and many other factors have mental handicaps or learning disabilities.

18 Apr 2006 description

ETHIOPIA, April 18, 2006 - IAS Ethiopia Programme is now engaged in water distribution in the drought stricken part of Ethiopia, which is most part of the Somali Region. UNICEF is funding a large water distribution program in these areas. IAS has been located two areas: DOLOADO and DOLOBAY waredas (admin. areas) in Liben Zone.

These areas are bordering to Somalia and Kenya and the drought has been sever and many cattle have died and people is suffering.