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Daud Abdi Daud Dhimbil
  • Mogadishu
  • Somalia
  • Daud

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Profile Information

What is your name?
What is your job title?
Secretary General
What organisation do you work for?
The Somali Media for Environment Science Health and Agriculture (SOMESHA)
What aspects of biodiversity are you most interested in?
Agriculture, Climate change, Poverty and biodiversity, Trade and biodiversity, Urban biodiversity
What languages do you speak?
English, Arabic and Somali
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Mr. Daud Abdi Daud is prominent Somali journalist and he was born in 1982 in Mogadishu, Somalia. When he was graduated from his high school namedly Mogadishu Boarding School based in Mogadishu, Somalia in 2000, he started to work as journalist because it was his hoppy and created his own newspaper called Daryeel in the end of 2000 till 2007.
During his work periods he was the deputy director of radio Abudwaak based in Cabudwak district in Galgaduud region and he was also worked for radio Shabelle based in Mogadishu as correspondent in 2004-2007 in Galgaduud region of Central Somali regions.
Mr. Daud played a vital role in the journalism field and his other work experiences are; he was the founder as well as first executive director of the Somali Journalist Rights Agency (SOJRA), co-founder of the National Association of Somali Science and Environmental Journalists (NASSEJ) and he was instrumental in the creation of the Somali Coalition for Freedom of Expression (SOCFEX).
Mr. Daud is well experienced journalist who has had the following training opportunities;
1. 19th–23rd February, 2007 Certificate of Training of Trainers cource (TOT) Training on HIV/AIDS Stigma and Discrimination Reduction, IEC Development and use. Hosted by Somali Redcross Society (SRCS) in collaboration with International Federation of Redcross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) as well as South and Central AIDS Commision (SCAC).
2. 15th-16th July, 2008 Certificate of Peace Journalism Workshop which was held in Nairobi,kenya, hosted by a Somali newspaper called National Post and funded by U.S. Embassy in Nairobi,kenya.
3. November-December, 2008 Certificate of Training cource on Ethicks of Journalism and Modern Radio Reporting which was held in Nairobi,kenya and hosted by Somali Caolition for Freedom of Expression (SOCFEX) and funded by International Media Support (IMS).
4. 22nd-26th June, 2009 Certificate of Training on an Inter-ethnic and Conflict which was held in Nairobi,kenya, hosted by Commonwealth Broadcasting Association (CBA) in collaboration with UNESCO and Commonwealth Foundation.

Daud Abdi Daud Dhimbil's Blog

Massive crackdown on illegal fishing looms across Africa

Wrote by: Daud Abdi Daud

Africa is home to some of the largest lakes in the world, both in size and volume. These lakes play a significant role in the political, social, economic and environmental life of many of the continent's people and their importance is set to increase. Africa is also a vast continent of incredible diversity, physical beauty and rich natural resources though extreme poverty and life-threatening diseases are very real threats currently.

In fact,…


Posted on March 18, 2012 at 13:16

Somali media leaders united to expand media coverage for climate change

What a historic day today in the Somali media activities as the Somali Media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture (SOMESHA) organized one day national media conference for expanding media coverage on climate change.

The conference was held today at Tre-piano Building conference room in Mogadishu, Somalia. The conference was organized by SOMESHA in…


Posted on November 20, 2011 at 16:07

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