For a better world

SHO is a Non-political, Non- profit seeking Organization, It is a Community Development Institution working for the humanitarian in the emergency situations and post-emergency recovery and reconstruction programs.


For a better world

Vision: Strives to ultimately see a healthy, stable and economical strong Somali society living in harmony and people respect the ideals of peace, good governance, rule Implementation, human rights Reservation, good health and sustainable resource management management


For a better world

Mission: Improved sustaining livelihood and health care for vulnerable communities in Somalia through environmental sound interventions while focusing on equity, health, good governance, justice, democracy and human rights.

Our Key Focus Areas

Water and Sanitation

Safe drinking-water, sanitation and hygiene are crucial to human health and well-being. Safe WASH is not only a prerequisite to health, but contributes to livelihoods and dignity.


We Advocate for protection to those affected. In situations of armed conflict, all parties to the conflict, i.e. States and organized armed groups, must respect and protect civilians.

Health & Nutrition.

Nutrition is a basic human need and a prerequisite for healthy life. A proper diet is essential from very early age of life for growth, development and active life.


All children have the right to go to school and learn, regardless of who they are, where they live or how much money their family has. Therefore should be given to all

Food Security

Food security exists when all people, at all times, have physical, social and economic access to sufficient, safe and nutritious food which meets their dietary needs.

Human Rights

Everyone is entitled to all the rights and freedoms set forth in this Declaration, without distinction of any kind, such as race, colour, sex, language, religion or other opinion.


From conflict and disasters to situations of mass displacement, safe and adequate shelter is a critical component of crisis response. Shelter cannot be looked at in isolation.

Environmental Protection

Its objectives are to conserve natural resources and the existing natural environment and, where possible, to repair damage and reverse trends.


This enables communities to represent their interests in a responsible and self-determined way, acting on their own authority.

Welcome to SHO

Somali Humanitarian Organization (SHO) was founded on 7 March 2015 during the severe famine/ hunger disaster that struck the whole of Somalia in the aftermath of the civil wars. During that time a group of learned, scholastic and responsible Somali men & women met and discussed the problems facing the Somali community especially and the target group.


Our work


The primary purpose is to help members of an organization acquire and apply the knowledge

Community Health support

The strategy also draws on a range of reflections and evaluations that have been completed since 2020.

Work with communities

Work with local communities and encourage management practices that conserve local natural resources.


Strengthen collective accountability mechanism to enhance credibility.

Education for all

Increased collaboration and information amongst NGOs and with other stakeholders.

Capacity Building

Develop the capacity of focal points (to enhance the leadership and engagement with stakeholders).

As a result of the Somali Humanitarian Organization (SHO) survey During this week of April , 2020 and the reoccurring theme emerged. We love to help all the children that have problems in the world. After 15 years we have many goals achieved.

ii. Assess the IDP households’ socio-economic and demographic characteristics, displacement history and movement patterns, basic needs and vulnerabilities, assistance and durable solutions to inform more broadly for the humanitarian community’s programming and response..


Children helped

Water wells