HIPS Multimedia

Click on the links below to see photo galleries and video footage of HIPS events, and staff representing the Institute at home and abroad.

Board of Directors Press Statement

Mogadishu, Somalia – 5 March 2021 – The Board of Directors of the Heritage Institute for Policy Studies (HIPS) is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Afyare Abdi Elmi, a political scientist and an academic, as the new Executive Director of the institute, effective 1 June, 2021.

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Board of Directors Immediate Release: Re: Change of Leadership at the Heritage Institute

Mogadishu, 11 February 2021: The Board of Directors of the Heritage Institute for Policy Studies (HIPS) has accepted the resignation of Abdirashid Hashi, the director of the institute for the past six years. His last day as the Executive Director of HIPS will be 28 February 2021. As per the
management procedures of the institute, the Deputy Director, Mursal Saney, will automatically become the acting Executive Director effective 01 March 2021.

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AFI 2019 Photobook

AFI 2019 Photobook

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“Somali Women’s Civic Engagement: Past, Present and Future” A GENSOM Project Documentary Film

“Somali women’s Civic Engagement: Past, Present and Future” features extraordinary interviews with key female politicians, civil society actors, and artists from across the Somali region today. Illuminating and insightful, this documentary film reveals the motivations behind these women’s civic and political engagements. The film also highlights few structural challenges to women’s public and decision-making roles. This […]

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Isticmaalka Afka Soomaaliga

Machadka Heritage ee Daraasaadka oo kaashanaya Hey’adda Internews, wuxuu qabtay madal looga arrinsanayay sida ay warbaahinta Soomaalidu u isticmaasho afka Soomaaliga, iyo culeysyada kale ee haysta luuqadda, iyo siyaabaha wax looga qaban karo.

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Al-Shabaab Kaddib Baraawe

Kadidb markii malleeshiyada al-Shabaab laga qabsaday magaalada xeebta ah ee Baraawe, Barnaamijka Qubanaha ee Laanta Af-Soomaaliga ee VOA ayaa wareystay Agaasime Ku Xigeenka Machadka HIPS, C/rashiid Khaliif Xaashi, isagoo falanqeeyay mustaqbalka ururka kaddib qabsashada Baraawe.

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Al-Shabaab after the fall of Barawe

After the fall of the coastal city of Barawe, Aljazeera’s Inside Story speaks to HIPS Director, Abdi Aynte, to discuss the fate of the Islamist group after the loss of this strategic port city.

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Garowe, Reconciliation & Federalism

On 18 September, a team from the Heritage Institute for Policy Studies traveled to Garowe, the capital of Puntland state of Somalia as part of a six-city field research on federalism. Watch a short video of the federalism dialogue here..

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Special Forum with the President of Somalia

On September 11, 2014, President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud was a guest at the Heritage Institute for Policy Studies’ (HIPS) Forum for Ideas. The HIPS forum is designed to be an inclusive platform for a candid discourse between policymakers and the public, and to facilitate dialogue among various stakeholders in the society. Watch the full Forum here..

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Wareysi Cabdiraxmaan Caynte Madaxa Machadka HIPS

Agaasimaha Machadka Heritage ee Daraasaadka Siyaasadda, C/raxman Caynte, oo wareysi dhinacyo badan taabanaya siiyey warbiye C/kariim Cali-Kaar oo ka tirsan taleefishinka caalamiga ah ee Somali Channel xilli uu agaasimuhu howlo shaqo u joogay magaalada London, bishii August 2014.

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