Who Are We?

Bareedo Platform is a non-governmental and non-profit youth led organisation established in 2015, legally recognised and registered by Somali government, headquartered in Garowe, Puntland Somalia and covers entire Somali region and will expand its operations to other states in Horn of Africa very soon.

Bareedo Platform was established by renowned youth members with knowledge and experience in areas of democracy, good governance and  human rights with aim of promoting federalism, democracy and open government in Somalia.

Bareedo Platform works to advocate, encourage and promote a) Inclusive, transparent and accountable public institutions b) Active participation and inclusion of youth, women, minorities and persons with disabilities in democratisation process to make them active citizens, strengthens social responsibility and enhance democratic processes and institutions and c) An information-rich environment that supports all citizens across the country to be informed and engaged.

Bareedo Platform works promotion of federalism model, decentralisation of power and service delivery to give people ability to affect their government, government policies and law making to achieve a government entity closer to its citizens, respond to the needs of citizens to sustain the peace and unity of Somali people in Somalia.

Bareedo Platform works to advocate, encourage and promote a culture of openness within the government, increase public access to government information as a key contributor to achieving different policy outcomes in diverse domains including: public sector integrity and anti-corruption, public sector modernisation, civic freedom, digital government, public procurement, public sector innovation, public financial management and human resource management as well as all major socio-economic targets within the framework of the 2030 Global Agenda for Sustainable Development Goals

Bareedo Platform works to create an information-rich environment that supports all citizens across the country to be informed and engaged citizens, provide analytical services, including assessments, evaluations, special studies, knowledge management, performance monitoring, strategy and policy design for decision makers and stakeholders.