Communities in Hobyo sign social contracts
Community members in Hobyo district of Mudug region have signed a 13-clause social contract after two months of intra and inter-clan reconciliation.
The contract was signed by selected elders from the different sub-clans during the District reconciliation conference (DRC). The three day conference was held between 19th – 21 May 2018 bringing together over 100 participants drawn from the different community segments including women, youth, minorities and the disabled among others.
The ceremony was graced by the Assistant Minister for Internal Affairs and local authorities of Galmudug State Dr. Mahdi Mohamud Salat, Hobyo DC Abdullahi Ahmed and his deputy Mohamud Awale.
The 13-clause social contract touches on security, peaceful co-existance, resource sharing and governance among others. It will foster peaceful co-existence and development in the town since it details how local communities intend to handle their socio-economic and political life.
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