Somalia’s capital city of Mogadishu is defined by a complex mix of challenges and opportunities. Despite political and economic struggles, Somalis are innovating to break the chronic cycle of vulnerability. Supported in many cases by the international Somali diaspora, people in Mogadishu are using technology to solve problems and tap into new markets.
- The Government of Somalia is ramping up their efforts to increase urban resilience with the aim of reducing instability.
- Local governments across the country are spearheading inclusive urban development with the help of the World Bank.
- Preparations are underway for a larger scale, World Bank supported infrastructure project