Those who wish or have to return to Somaliland from an ERRIN partner country* may be eligible to benefit from the ERRIN programme. IRARA is the contracted service provider to assist returnees under ERRIN, both voluntary and non-voluntary, with the first steps of their reintegration in Somaliland. IRARA has offices in Hargeisa, Burao and Borama for returnees who have returned under the ERRIN programme.
IRARA partners with the ZAMZAM Foundation (ZAMZAM) to deliver the ERRIN programme in Somaliland. Since its inception in 1992 ZAMZAM improves livelihoods through humanitarian relief, education and development work in the horn of Africa. Using professional counsellors, education and training programmes and effective partnerships IRARA, in collaboration with ZAMZAM, work throughout Somalia and Somaliland and have extensive experience resettling citizens and driving successful reintegration.
Download the leaflet to find out more details about the support available, procedure to follow and who to contact.
*Currently Austria, UK and Germany use the ERRIN contracts in Somaliland (this list may be subject to change).