This report, based on field research, documents which features of business work in fragile areas and how businesses operate in regard to strategy, contract enforcement, and other aspects of firm behavior.
War and Economy
Shuraako believes that to bring peace to a post-war region, a healthy economy must be established.
Business associations are an often incorrectly understood concept, even by individuals close to the institutions. It is documented that few, if any, business associations exist in present-day Somalia. Read a discussion about the challenges to business associations in post-conflict scenarios and the experience of regional African countries in the formation of these institutions.
Today, CAFCO has a diversified revenue stream that includes services such as selling fresh fish, selling fuel for fishing boats, repairing and servicing outboard engines, and refilling oxygen tanks for lobster divers.
Bulaale Beekeeping is located in the Somaliland region of Gabilay and has been operating for over 15 years.