The people of Somaliland have long demonstrated a strong resilience and determination throughout their history, tackling and overcoming hardships and challenges while striving to improve the country for the better. Acknowledging that the solutions to their problems are often greater than the problems themselves, they have the courage and fortitude to turn negative situations into opportunities for learning and growth. This patriotic instinct and brave spirit of resilience is an integral part of their identity and is an admirable trait which they should be proud of.


Moreover, the nation’s success in maintaining peace and stability, as well as their political, economic, and social progress in the last thirty years is a home-grown success story which further reinforces the strength of the Somalilanders. This success has posed a moral challenge to those who are denying the country’s statehood and right to self-determination.


Somaliland’s positive contribution to regional and global initiatives for peace, security, and development further testifies to the capacity of the nation’s people and presents an ethical dilemma to those who have an invested interest in the region.


Living in Peace: An Outward and Inward Process


Living in peace is about living harmoniously with yourself, others, and all sentient beings around you. It’s a way of life that requires respect, love, and an understanding of our differences. Living in peace is both an outward and an inward process.


Outwardly, living in peace means respecting and loving those around you despite any differences in political views, or any other beliefs or cultural backgrounds. It’s important to create an atmosphere of acceptance and understanding so that people can live together without fear or animosity. This could mean finding ways to bridge differences in beliefs or creating a safe space for individuals to express their feelings. Ultimately, living in peace requires that we recognize the humanity in all people.


Inwardly, living in peace involves self-reflection and self-awareness. It’s important to take the time to understand our own values and feelings so that we can better understand and empathize with those around us. This could mean engaging in practices such as meditation or journaling to help us gain insight into our own thoughts and emotions.


Living in peace is a process that takes time and effort, but it’s worth it in the end. By creating a safe and accepting atmosphere, we can foster peace and understanding between individuals and communities. So take the time to cultivate peace within yourself and with those around you.


Peace and prosperity are two of the most important aspects of life that we all strive for. Without peace, we cannot expect to have a prosperous life.


Peace is essential for a healthy and prosperous life. Without it, we cannot expect to live and thrive in a safe and secure environment. When peace is broken, it leads to a lack of trust, insecurity, and fear. This can lead to further issues such as crime, violence, and poverty and wars.


By maintaining peace, however, we can ensure that the basic needs of all people are met, and that we can all live in a safe and secure environment.


Prosperity, on the other hand, is the result of a successful economy. When the economy is doing well, it means that people have access to resources that can help them live a better life. It also means that businesses can thrive and create jobs, which can lead to increased income and wealth. When prosperity is present, people can afford to take care of their basic needs, such as food and shelter, as well as their wants and desires.


The key to achieving peace and prosperity is balance. When peace and prosperity are in balance, it means that people have access to resources that can help them lead a better life, without sacrificing their safety and security. It also means that businesses can thrive and create jobs, without sacrificing the environment.


In order to achieve this balance, it is important to focus on a few key areas. First, it is important to focus on education and training. Education and training have the potential to create a more knowledgeable and skilled population, which can lead to economic growth and stability. Secondly, it is important to focus on promoting economic development. This can be done by providing incentives and support for businesses, as well as encouraging entrepreneurship. Finally, it is important to focus on creating a safe and secure environment.


This can be done by investing in public safety initiatives and programs, as well as ensuring that the justice system is fair and just.


Finally, It is important to remember, however, that our peace and prosperity are not goals that were achieved overnight, therefore it need to be looked after by all


In conclusion, the resilience and determination of the Somalilanders have been proven time and time again, from the battlefields to the boardrooms. Their ability to turn adversity into opportunity and their pursuit of peace and development is truly remarkable and is an example for the rest of the world.

Ahmed Yasin Mohamed Jama