About Us

Somali Human Rights Association (SOHRA) Founded on 8 April 2002 Based in Mogadishu, Somalia. SOHRA is non-Profit ,Human Rights and humanitarian organization working for the rights of local community and  providing their services without making distinction of any kind among peoples, such as race, sex, language, religion, political or other opinion, national or social origin, or any other reason.

SOHRA ‘s membership Comprises 9 Gender based Governance in the Board of Directors (4 Females & 5 Males) and also in the six Department of Management Comprising 15 individuals, 4 
of them are Volunteers.


  • UNHCR/NRC in activity of PRMN
  • HLP Sub-cluster:  Strengthening community engagement and facilitating community-based HLP support
  • Post Eviction Support (HLP)
  • Legal aid (HLP)
  • Tenure security and other documentation related support (HLP)
  • GBV Sub-cluster: Community-based GBV/gender mechanisms (prevention, mitigation, identification of individuals in need) (GBV)
  • Awareness raising advocacy and public outreach campaigns on GBV prevention, response and mitigation (GBV)
  • Social-economic reintegration, access to justice, and empowerment (livelihood; legal support; cash-based assistance) (GBV)



1)SOHRA is member of International Campaign to Stop Killer Robots that is working to preemptively ban fully autonomous weapons

2) SOHRA is Member of International Network on Explosive weapons (INEW)

3) SOHRA is member of International Network on Every Casualty Recording

4) Somali Protection Cluster

5) Somali Human Rights Cluster

6) Coalition of Somali Human Rights Defenders(CSHRD)


WORLD BEYOND WAR SOHRA is membership with World Beyond the War

Somali citizens demand accountability on Failure of Direct Elections

Somalis Harmed by Suspected Drone Strikes Demand Accountability