This is a new thematic area for WDC. As part of recovery process in Somalia, WDC is seeking to contribute toward building the capacities of local leaders and community health workers to be able to predict emerging health challenges and put in place measures to prevent their outbreak. They are also expected to play a key role in addressing existing health challenges in a bid to offer stable solutions to them. In similar vein, WDC is seeking to explore possibilities to enhance access levels to health facilities including setting up mobile health clinics. Precisely, WDC’s current focus of the health component touches on four main areas namely:


  • Prevention of female genital mutilation FGM
  • Mobile health clinics
  • Reducing child birth mortality rate
  • Disability right