Puntland Development Forum (PDF) Security Sector Working Group (SWG) meeting

On 11th May 2017, Puntland Development Forum – Security Sector Working Group (SWG) was held at the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation – Puntland (MoPIC) in Garowe
The Meeting was officially opened by the Chair of Security Sector Working Group (SWG) Deputy Minister of Security Hon, Abdulaziz Mohamed Adam and Deputy Minister of MoPIC Hon, Said Farah Mohamud, by stating and highlighting on how the Sector Working Groups are important for Puntland Development Plans.
Mr Howard Bell, Head of UNSOM Office in Puntland as Co-chair of the Security Sector Working Groups made his opening remarks and updates on strategic framework of Security sector and strengthening National Security Architecture in Somalia.
The meeting was fruitful and interactive for all the participants. This was the Third of series of Sector Work Group meetings that will happen in Puntland. The upcoming other Development Sectors are Livelihood, Social and Governance.
The development sectors are based on the Revised Puntland Development Plan (2017-2019) aligned with the Somali Federal Government National Development Plan (NDP) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To better coordinate MoPIC developed, in all-inclusive process, an aid coordination mechanism called Puntland Development Forum (PDF), which was endorsed in October 2015. It presents the necessary aid coordination architecture.
Meeting Outcome
¬ Meeting agenda was agreed.
¬ Terms of References will be discussed and approved on Tuesday 16th May 2016 at the Ministry of Security.
¬ Six Months Meeting Calendar will be discussed and endorsed by the Security Sector on Tuesday 16th May 2016.
¬ Group Norms and Conduct agreed including – Punctuality and avoidance of new faces
and presence of decision makers in all meetings.
On 11th May 2017, Puntland Development Forum – Security Sector Working Group (SWG) was held at the Ministry of Planning and International Cooperation – Puntland (MoPIC) in Garowe
The Meeting was officially opened by the Chair of Security Sector Working Group (SWG) Deputy Minister of Security Hon, Abdulaziz Mohamed Adam and Deputy Minister of MoPIC Hon, Said Farah Mohamud, by stating and highlighting on how the Sector Working Groups are important for Puntland Development Plans.
Mr Howard Bell, Head of UNSOM Office in Puntland as Co-chair of the Security Sector Working Groups made his opening remarks and updates on strategic framework of Security sector and strengthening National Security Architecture in Somalia.
The meeting was fruitful and interactive for all the participants. This was the Third of series of Sector Work Group meetings that will happen in Puntland. The upcoming other Development Sectors are Livelihood, Social and Governance.
The development sectors are based on the Revised Puntland Development Plan (2017-2019) aligned with the Somali Federal Government National Development Plan (NDP) and the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). To better coordinate MoPIC developed, in all-inclusive process, an aid coordination mechanism called Puntland Development Forum (PDF), which was endorsed in October 2015. It presents the necessary aid coordination architecture.
Meeting Outcome
¬ Meeting agenda was agreed.
¬ Terms of References will be discussed and approved on Tuesday 16th May 2016 at the Ministry of Security.
¬ Six Months Meeting Calendar will be discussed and endorsed by the Security Sector on Tuesday 16th May 2016.
¬ Group Norms and Conduct agreed including – Punctuality, avoidance of new faces and presence of decision makers in all meetings.