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Somali Public Agenda

Judiciary models for Somalia

At the outset of the union between British and Italian Somalilands in 1960, Somalia’s judiciary sector faced systematic challenges. The Law of the Organization of the Judiciary in 1962 reconciled and harmonized the British Common and Italian Latin law systems of the respective former colonial administrations. An integrated judiciary system served both centralized unitary civilian and military governments until the latter was overthrown in 1991. Read more

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Reforming civil service in Somalia

Public [or civil] servants are the government employees responsible for the implementation of public policies and delivering government services to the citizens. Establishing capable and professional civil servants is a fundamental component of state-building. Read more

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Dib-u-habaynta shaqaalaha rayidka Soomaaliya

Shaqaalaha rayidka waa howlwadeennada dowladda ee masuulka ka ah hirgelinta qorshayaalka dowladda iyo in shacabka la gaarsiiyo adeegyada dowladda. Dhisidda shaqaale rayid tayo leh, xirfad-yaqaanna ah waxa ay qeyb muhiim ah ka tahay dowlad dhisidda.

Tan iyo markii madaxbannaanida la qaatay, shaqaalaha rayidka Soomaaliya waxa ay wajaheen caqabado badan. Dowladihii rayidka iyo militariga ee dalka ka arriminayay intii u dhexeysay sanadihii 1960-kii ilaa 1991-dii waxa ay ku guuldarreysteen in ay yegleelaan hay’ad shaqaale rayid tayo leh. Read more

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Somalia: The nexus between taxation, public trust and public services

The Federal Government of Somalia (FGS) has recently started financial reform initiatives aimed at increasing domestic revenue. The government commenced the collection of two types of tax: income tax and sales tax. Income tax collection — 6% on salaries between $200 and $800; 12% on salaries between $800 and $1500 and 18% on salaries above $1500 — was started for the employees working with some private companies and international non-governmental organizations operating in Somalia Read more

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Soomaaliya: Xiriirka ka dhexeeya canshuurta, kalsoonida shacabka iyo adeegyada bulshada

Dowladda Federaalka Soomaaliya waxa ay dhawaan bilowday is-bedello dhanka maaliyadda ah ee lagu kobciyo dakhliga gudaha. Dowladda waxa ay bilowday uruurinta laba nooc oo canshuur ah: canshuurta dakhliga iyo canshuurta iibka. Canshuurta dakhliga oo ah 6% mushaarka u dhexeeya $200 iyo $800; 12% mushaarka u dhexeeya $800 iyo $1500 iyo 18% mushaarka ka badan $1500 ayaa la bilaabay in laga qaado shaqaalaha la shaqeeya qaar kamid ah shirkadaha gaarka loo leeyahay iyo hay’adaha caalamiga ah ee aan dowliga ahayn ee ka howlgala Soomaaliya Read more

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Review of Somalia’s 2018 budget for public services and economic development

Budgets are a reflection of government priorities for each fiscal year. How does the 2018 Federal Government Somalia’s (FGS)’s budget reflect its prioritization of public services and economic development? Read more