Somali Women Cultivating Sustainable Peace

After decades of hostilities impacted the Somali region’s economy and infrastructure, a new era of economic activity is being ushered in by Somalis’ entrepreneurial spirit, helping to create an environment where peace can thrive.

With an emphasis on women-owned businesses, job creation, work opportunities for youth, and renewable energy, the Nordic Fund marks a historic collaboration between international investors, multinational organizations, and the Somali private sector by providing sharia law-compliant loans to Somali businesses and entrepreneurs.