H.E. Minister Abdusalam H. Omer opened the International Global Somali Diaspora conference in Mogadishu. Over 200 members of the Somali Diaspora attended this historic meeting to discuss their role and current and future contribution to Somalia’s progress.

H.E. Minister Omer recognized the enormous contribution of the Somali Diaspora to Somalia and encouraged them to return to invest and participate in the reconstruction of their motherland.