Since the Somali Media for Environment, Science, Health and Agriculture (SOMESHA) Green Journalism Awards inception in 2015, it was honored professional journalists for distinguished reporting on the sciences topics and civic issues.
On 2016 SOMESHA Green Journalism Award winner was by the Mogadishu radio station director of Star FM Mr. Ismail Sheikh Khalifa and he will be awarding during a Somali Youth Workshop for Peace event at Afrik hotel in Mogadishu by the Horn of Africa director of the United Religions Initiative (URI) on August 24, 2017.
It is widely, a long time ongoing project in which is a system to guarantee direct journalists Awards once after a year by enlarging their moral and quality journalism. This year 2017 is given to Mr. Abdirahman Noor Ali who is a professional journalist reporting Science topics and peace issues nationwide.
SOMESHA shortlisted twenty (20) local Somali journalists including a group of exile Somali journalists by a Science, Agricultural, culture and religion reporting and good media practice award due to its third ever on 2017 and 2016 and honored two of the twenty were shortlisted.
“Though SOMESHA currently it is a member of the World Federation of Science Journalists (WFSJ) and the International Federation of Agricultural Journalists (IFAJ) we are thrilled to spread our activities and do whatever we can achieve to assist our guild members via our global and regional affiliations “said Mr. Daud Abdi Daud who heads SOMESHA