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It’s World Water Day: Why we need to make a stand for Somalia

Today is the UN’s official World Water Day. It’s a day to not only reflect but also take action to tackle a crisis where millions of people don’t have access to clean water. This year, World Water Day is deserving of even more attention as Somalia experiences a ‘national disaster’ over drought. Somalia’s new president,…

The Somali-British Poets Inspiring Us on World Poetry Day

Today marks World Poetry Day, when people across the globe celebrate verse, the poets who create it, and the movements promoting brave new approaches to the craft. Somalia is, of course, often referred to as a ‘Nation of Poets’, thanks to its cultural connections to poetry and literature, born out of a rich history of…

The International Somali Awards 2017

The International Somali Awards 2017 Chelsea footballer Mukhtar Ali scores top sporting prize at the International Somali Awards British Prime Minister praises contribution of International Somali community at awards ceremony ­­ 16th March 2017: Mukhtar Ali, Chelsea’s young Somali footballer, has won the Sports Person of the Year award at the International Somali Awards (ISA)…

International Somali Awards 2017 Nominees: Business of the Year

The International Somali Awards 2017 is coming to London in March, and we’d love you to get involved! As the countdown to the Awards begins, we’re running a series of blogs focusing on the nominees. Remember, everyone can vote for the person or business they think deserves to win. So let’s celebrate the achievements of…

The International Somali Awards is Almost Here: Join Us!

The International Somali Awards (ISA) 2017 is coming to London in March, and we’d love you to join us! The annual awards honours the greatest achievements of the worldwide Somali community and promises to be one of the most important ceremonies of its kind. ATM is proud to sponsor this year’s awards, which will take…

International Somali Awards 2017 Nominees: Outstanding Educational Achievement

The International Somali Awards 2017 is coming to London in March, and we’d love you to get involved! As the countdown to the Awards begins, we’re running a series of blogs focusing on the nominees. Remember, everyone can vote for the person or business they think deserves to win. So let’s celebrate the achievements of…