By Goth Mohamed Goth

In a significant development for the tech ecosystem in Somaliland, the Somaliland Innovation Zone under the Ministry of ICT recently hosted a delegation from the German development agency GIZ.

On Wednesday, the Ministry of Communication and Technology of Somaliland officials met with the GIZ Agency director of projects at the ministry headquarters. The purpose of the meeting was to exchange information on how to forge and enhance close working cooperation between the Ministry & the German Aid Agency in the areas of development programs and technology innovation, which is necessary today in every aspect of development.

Following fruitful discussions, both parties have agreed to collaborate closely on various technological aspects to foster regional innovation and growth. The meeting marked a pivotal moment as key stakeholders from both organizations explored opportunities to leverage each other’s strengths and expertise. The partnership aims to drive technological innovation, support local startups, and enhance the digital infrastructure in Somaliland.