The Minister of Foreign Affairs and Investment Promotion H.E. Dr. Abdusalam H. Omer concluded a two day conference at the UN on Peace and Security.

H.E. Minister Abdusalam delivered key note speeches and interventions on the issues of Countering Violent Extremism, the role of the UN in Peacekeeping and Peace building as well as sustaining peace in Africa.

H.E. Dr. Abdusalam H. Omer shared Somalia’s unique experiences in all the above issues and concluded that sustaining peace in Africa requires partnership, strong institutions, good governance, dialogue, local ownership and leadership as well as sustainable financing of which investment should be the primary consideration given Africa’s natural and human capital wealth.