KEEPSKaafi Enterprise for Environmental Protection and Sanitation is a business that cleans trash from the streets of Hargeisa, Somaliland.
Al Fatxi FishingAl Fatxi Fishing Company began with a $150 investment to buy fish in Berbera, Somaliland and resell them in Hargeisa. After six months, Mr. Adam opened his first fish shop in Hargeisa and purchased a small fishing boat from which he launched his company’s growth. Today he has three stores – in Hargeisa, Burao, and Berbera – and supplies a fish store in Borama. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/al-fatxi-fishing-company
U Soo GodolU Soo Godol (“let us milk camels” in Somali) is a camel dairy production and livestock fattening operation in Puntland. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/u-soo-godol
Sahra's FarmMrs. Sahra Islan Mohamed owns and manages a four hectare farm that is situated on fertile land just outside of Garowe, Puntland. The farm has been in operation for nearly ten years producing a range of horticulture. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/sahra-islan-mohamed%E2%80%99s-farm
Dur Dur FishingDur Dur is a small scale fishing operation based in Berbera, Somaliland with a retail store in Hargeisa. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/dur-dur-fishing
Goljano Mixed FarmGoljano is an organic farming project involving mainly horticulture and livestock fattening production. Goljano seeks to produce goods locally, thereby eliminating the complete reliance on the import economy. Hence Goljano has a diversified range of activities that include: sesame farming and sesame oil production, poultry farming, beekeeping, camel dairy production, and livestock fattening. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/goljano-mixed-farm-and-agribusiness
SIF Focus: Somali Youth EntrepeneurshipAmaal Ali Abukar, a project officer for Silatech, talks about her experience at the Somali Investment Forum. Shuraako, the US Embassy, Nairobi, and the World Bank Group successfully co-hosted the Somali Investment Forum: Returning Capital for Growth (SIF) March 8-10, 2015. The two and half day event convened around 330 entrepreneurs, investors, sector experts, business development experts and other stakeholders – all of whom are focused on Somalia – to discuss business opportunities and challenges, catalyze investment deals, and network.
Hodan FishingHodan Fishing is based in Eyl, Somalia. The cooperative provides Nugaal and Mudug regions with fresh fish.
Video footage from Eyl was recorded by KAALO Nederlands.
22 Mix Farm22 Mixed Farm is situated in Jibgale, a fertile location 22 km east of Garowe. The Farm has been in operation since 1995 and provides the surrounding community with an assortment of fruits, vegetables, and dairy milk. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/22-mixed-farm
Qaran Medical CenterQaran Medical Center provides health care to patients in Garowe, Puntland Somalia.
Fat-xi FarmFat-xi Farm raises cows outside of Garowe, Puntland Somalia. With a loan from Shuraako, the owner, Zaynab Mohamed Ahmed, purchased a new car to help transport milk to the market.
Bulaale BeekeepingBulaale Beekeeping is the largest company, within the honey sector, that Shuraako has connected to investors. Bulaale is situated in an ideal environment for beekeeping, in the Gabilay region, due to the abundance of forage. Bulaale is also located close to its main market, Hargeisa, and within proximity to the Ethiopian border, of which Ethiopians are a target customer segment. The owner of Bulaale is an experienced business man, with over 15 years of experience in the honey sector. In addition to apiculture, he runs his own farm and livestock business, thus utilizing benefiting from bees for higher crop yields through enhanced plant pollination. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/bulaale-beekeeping
Alla Amin FishingAlla Aamin is owned by an entrepreneur and managed by a group of professional fishermen. The company has been in operation since 2003 running four small boats and a fish shop in Berbera, Somaliland. Alla Aamin catches fish, fillets them in his shop, and buys fish products from local fishermen. Beyond selling fish in his shop, Alla Aamin transports fish to other parts of Somaliland for resell. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/alla-aamin-fishing
Hodan Mixed FarmMohamed Hassan Adan's nine hectare mixed farm in Puntland produces fruits and vegetables, rears cows and goats, and produces honey. Learn more at: http://shuraako.org/portfolio/mohamed%E2%80%99s-mixed-farm
Golis EnergyThis video is about Golis Energy.
Al Nur Mix FarmThis video is about Al Nur Mix Farm in Puntland, Somalia.
Shuraako Overview PresentationAn overview of Shuraako's work in Somalia.