HIRDA at World Refugee Day 2013 in Malta
Fatumo Farah, director of HIRDA, was honored to speak at the World Refugee Day 2013 in Malta on the 11th of June. Neil Falzon, director of the human rights organisation Aditus, invited Fatumo Farah to participate in a debate on 'Refugee civic activism in practice, and in a community dialogue with Somali refugee women. One of Aditus’ projects, Our Voice, aims to empower refugees by providing training sessions that encourage and support their active political participation. In light of this project, Neil Falzon was especially interested in Fatumo Farah’s view on Somali refugees in Europe and the best ways to support them. Click here to watch an interview of Fatumo Farah by Times of Malta.