Somaliland beyond Drought: Saving Wildlife and Protecting the Environment


Somalilandsun- Somaliland has long suffered the double jeopardy of a cyclic recurrence of natural disasters such as droughts and cyclones with the most recent, Cyclone Sagar, devastating the country earlier this year and a significant increase in the illegal wildlife trade with the Gulf as its main market.

Zac Goldsmith MP and Somaliland’s Mission to the UK and the Commonwealth are honoured to host an evening with Somaliland’s Minister for Environment and Rural Development, HE Shukri Haji Ismail Bandare. The event will take place on the 3rd December 2018, between 6:30-8:30pm at the House of Commons’ Committee Room 8.
Given the recent illegal wildlife trade conference in London hosted by Zac Goldsmith this event gives us an opportunity explore the incredible efforts of Somaliland Government in combating poaching and saving the environment.

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