Past event

Prospects for Puntland

Chatham House, London

Africa Programme, Horn of Africa Project

Participants

HE Mr Farah Ali Jama, Puntland Minister of Finance

Overview

This private roundtable meeting will provide an opportunity to hear from one of the leading members of Puntland's government. Puntland State of Somalia, in the north-east of the country, is an area that has been increasing its international profile in recent years. Puntland faces problems of piracy, gun running, people smuggling, the threat of Al Shabaab and a border dispute with Somaliland. The speaker will outline how the Puntland Government hopes to face these challenges.

For more information please contact Tighisti Amare.