Somaliland and the UK: Stability and Sustainable Development

21st October, Virtual Event


DMA, in partnership with GUUL Group, is delighted to invite you to their first engagement with the government of Somaliland since the highly successful investment summit in 2014. 

Opened by HE the President, this event will feature the Head of the British Office in Hargeisa, Head of the Somaliland Mission in London, senior government ministers and the private sector. A content-rich programme will explore Somaliland’s well-established stability, extraordinary investment potential and the government’s commitment to foreign direct investment.


Registration for this event will open in September. 


10:00-10:10: Opening Remarks:

  • Head of Somaliland Mission to the United Kingdom
  • The Head of the British Office in Hargeisa
  • Sir Henry Bellingham, Chairman, DMA Invest

10:10-10:20: Keynote Address:

  • HE the President

10:20-10:50: Somaliland-UK: Economic Overview

Chair: Atam Sandhu, Chief Executive, DMA

  • Minister of Investment Promotion
  • Minister of Commerce, Industries and Tourism
  • Minister of Transportation
  • Private Sector Speaker
  • Private Sector Speaker

10:50-11:10 Interactive Q&A

11:10-11:40: Sustainable Investment Opportunities

Chair: Guled Harun, Chief Executive, Guul Group

  • Minister of Agricultural Development
  • Minister of Livestock and Fisheries
  • Private sector speaker
  • Private Sector Speaker

11:40-12:00 Interactive Q&A