The Board of Directors are the steering and legislative organ of PUNSAA responsible for the overall management. Board members are elected by the members of the General Assembly, and they are seventeen in number coming from the different sectors of the Association. The Board of Directors provide financial oversight and maintains accountability. It also determines PUNSAA’s mission and purpose, and ensures effective organizational planning and management.
Name:Faisal Ahmed Warsame
Title: PUNSAA chairperson
Name:Mustafa Abdulahi Abdi
Title:Vice chair of PUNSAA
Mustafa Abdullahi Abdi is a vice chair of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association (PUNSAA) . He received Bachelor degree of social science from east Africa University and, he also received a numerous diplomas on Business administration, Peace & Conflict Studies, namely Social skills, Governance and Citizenship (Civic Education) and Rule of Law. He worked local and international NGO including CESVI, NR, OCVP, and YESO also he is a trainer of Social skills, Governance and Citizenship.
Name:Abdullah Mohamed Barre
Abdullah Mohamed Barre, BOD member/FP of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association(PUNSAA),he has experience more than 10 years ,was L.t. for Military of Somali national force, Administrative and financial manager for division , Chief of Security in UNISOM II n Bosaso, Security officer for UNISOM II in Bossaso Centre which content four teams of 36, Administration/logistics officer Italian NGO, called UNA Veterinary privatization service project, supplementary to project manager, purchases equipments, financial management, and managerial staff, Project coordinator of Local NGOs Know Media Corp. (KMC) project coordinator for AVR/DDR program Youth at risk project 2010- 2012.
Name:Zahra Abdi Ahmed
Tel:0634497955 or +25290637964
Zahra Abdi Ahmed is a BOD member/FP of puntland None-State Actors’ Association(PUNSAA),she has a certificate of nursing, certificate of midwife, certificate of live skill, certificate of Honor. she has worked women to women initiative project for HIV/aids founded by UNICEF and implemented by WAWA NGO, also worked the ministry of Health, instructor of none-formal education .
Name:Yusuf Hussein Adan
Yusuf Hussein Adan is a BOD member/FP of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association(PUNSAA).he has Diploma of nurse, Bachelor degree of public Health. was project officer for mercy USA,WHO staff for polio eradication program, and now he is a coordinator of nutrition program for UNICEF.
Name:Mursal Mohamed Abdi(Nabadon)
Mursal Mohamed Abdi is a BOD member of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association(PUNSAA) he has a Diploma of Shariah and law. was senior Business man. mursal worked KDO NGO as administrator, he is experienced conflict resolution.
Name:Farhiya Husein mohamud
Farhiya husien Mohamud is a BOD member/Treasure of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association(PUNSAA)she has certificate in GBV basic technology, Diploma in primary Teaching Methodology, Certification Basic widows in computer In office management and administration, Diploma In Adult teaching methodology. farxiya has taken different trainings and courses on different areas including Training Gender Based Violence (GBV) in Galkaio ,Training Gender Based Violence (GBV), Report systems and planning,she is currently working Barkhadle Primary school as a teacher, FTA Place as chair lady. she is experienced Conflict resolutions, Gender issues, Organization and Planning, Communication skills.
Name:Abdikani mohamud jidhe
Abdikani mohomoud jiidhe BOD member of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association (PUNSAA). He received Bachelor degree of community development from Nugaal University.
Mr abdiqani has over 4 years of experience in Technician specialist for Nation Link and 2 years in LYVO NGO as Chairperson, 4 years of Executive council vice chair from December 2009 to 2012, he also has more than 7 years experience as vice chair of SONYO BOD.
Mr abdiqani has taken different courses and trainings on different areas including Training of trainers course (TOT) on Leadership and organizational development, youth peer education training conducted by UNICEF from 23/07/06 to 14/08/06, Leadership and organizational development training conducted by UNICEF and ministry of youth and sport from 09/07/2004 to 18/07/2004.
Name:Mahdi Ali Osman
Mahdi Ali Osman Faahiye BOD member of Puntland None-State Actors’ Association (PUNSAA). He received BSc in Agriculture education/Biology from Somali national University, Lafole college of education, also he received Short courses training certificates in management, leadership, community development, Community mobilization, GBV, TOT and human resource management
He worked TAAKULO NGO as program coordinator, Islamic relief UK MALAWI office as Program officer, Islamic relief UK Somalia office as Puntland Zonal Coordinator, Diakonia Sweden as Livelihood and drought mitigation project officer, CARE International as Program Officer PPP, OXFARM UK as Admin/finance officer from May 1993 to Dec. 1994.
He was former Mp of Somalia and now he is working ministry of justice as Consultant in legal formulation and implementation.
Mr mahdi ali has taken different courses and trainings on different areas including Human resource Management, Organizational management, Advocacy Donor relations and fund raising, Peace Politics and economic building, Gender Based violence.
Name: Zakariye ismail jama
Mr Zakariye ismail jama Ciyoon is a Secretary Of BOD In Puntland none-state Actors’ Association (PUNSAA)he has postgraduate in bachelor degree of Economics , certificate of Business Counselling and personal Development, certificate of Understanding Election and Civic Responsibility.
Mr Zakariye has taken different trainings and courses including Conflict resolution and Environmental Protection By TASS , participated in a training of Business Counselling and Personal Development In Chamber House of Puntland state, Participated in Human Rights and Child Protection training workshop in SSDO local NGO,. He has 5 years experience in Humanitarian Working and social Development in Somalia
he is currently working SSDO Youth and Social Development Organization as Principal Officer in Badhan , Sanaag
Mr Abdurrahman Mohamed Haaji (Aatoh) is a BOD member of Puntland none-state actors Association (PUNSAA) representing media community. He has bachelor degree in Political Science from East Africa University. Also he received different short courses including journalism and human right courses from various centres of education both out and inside the country, such as Michigan State University and Online program from Amnesty International.He has strong communication skills.
Mr. Abdurrahman has taken different trainings including disaster management, humanitarian reporting, investigative journalism, safety trainings, monitoring, financial management, decentralisation and good governance, leadership training and more others from Radio Ergo/IMS, MAP, INTERNEWS, UNSOM, Track FM and DRC. He has 7 years experience in Radio Ergo correspondent in area Puntland and also worked at Ergo’s main Office in Nairobi.
Currently, he is working media peace building institute as officer , and Radio Ergo for humanitarian correspondent .
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the rest of the BOD will be added/updated as soon as possible