Who We are
The Puntland Women Writers is an NGO based in Garowe, Puntland State of Somalia whose programs focus on developing and publishing women writers in Puntland and—more recently—in the Somalia regions. PWWA has likewise expanded its concerns to all over Somalia on issues regarding the environment, literacy, education, health, women’s rights and good governance. PWWA was founded in May of 2014 by Sahra Ahmed and is a Somalia-wide network of Somali women writers and women artists. It was officially launched in May of 2014. It has over 140 members from all over Somalia. It also had 4 regional well-functioning, highly equipped offices.