Mary Robinson with healthworker Nadhifa Ibrahim Mohamed
Mary Robinson with healthworker Nadhifa Ibrahim Mohamed. She has worked in Trócaire's Dollow Health Centre for 3 years and is a certified midwife, Dollow, Somalia.
The Somali district of Dollow is situated on the Somali / Ethiopian border. Dollow town, the district capital, is the border crossing point and is contiguous with Dollow Ado on the Ethiopian side. Dollow is a key transit point between Somalia and Ethiopia in the current crisis with over 1,700 crossing between the two countries on a daily basis. To date 70,000 Somali refugees have arrived in the Dollow Ado camp in Ethiopia.
Jennifer O'Gorman/July 2011/Dollow, Somalia