A Very Unhappy Birthday for Somaliland

June 6, 2016 Topic: Society Region: Africa Tags: SomaliaSomalilandPovertyDevelopmentSecurity

A Very Unhappy Birthday for Somaliland

At 25, the unrecognized republic is left to struggle alone.

Maximilien von Berg is a researcher and consultant for intergovernmental organizations and international financial institutions in East Africa. He works on public policy engagements related to private sector development, public sector reform and migration. He holds an MPhil in Comparative Politics from Oxford University.

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