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1. UN Population Division. World Population Prospects: The 2008 Revision Population Database (available at http://esa.un.org/unpp/index.asp?panel=1), New York, USA. Department of Economic and Social Affairs of the United Nations Secretariat.

2. IFAD. 2008. Rural Poverty Portal (available at http://www.ruralpovertyportal.org/). Rome.

3. The World Bank. 2009. Genderstats: Somalia (available at http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/TOPICS/EXTGENDER/EXTANATOOLS/EXTSTATINDDATA/EXTGENDERSTATS/0,,contentMDK:21347401~menuPK:4851945~pagePK:64168427~piPK:64168435~theSitePK:3237336,00.html ). Washington, D.C.

4. CIA. 2009. The World Factbook: Somalia (available at https://www.cia.gov/library/publications/the-world-factbook/geos/SO.html) [accessed June 2009]. Washington, DC.

5. The World Bank. 2008. Somalia: Country Brief (available at http://web.worldbank.org/WBSITE/EXTERNAL/COUNTRIES/AFRICAEXT/SOMALIAEXTN/0,,menuPK:367675~pagePK:141132~piPK:141107~theSitePK:367665,00.html). Washington, DC.

6. FAO. 2006. The FAO Component of the 2007 Inter-agency Consolidated Appeals: Protecting and rebuilding livelihoods in crisis-affected countries (available at http://www.fao.org/docrep/009/a0819e/a0819e00.htm). Rome.

7. FAO. 2009. FAO and emergencies. Country information: Somalia (available at http://www.fao.org/emergencies/country_information/list/africa/somalia/en/) [accessed June 2009]. Rome.

8. FAO. 1995. The status and extent of women's participation in agriculture: A synthesis report of the Near East Region - Women, agriculture and rural development (available at http://www.fao.org/docrep/x0176e/x0176e04.htm#P190_26453). Rome.

9. The World Bank & United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) Somalia Country Office. 2003. Socio-economic Survey 2002 – Somalia. Report No. 1: Somalia Watching Brief (available at http://siteresources.worldbank.org/INTSOMALIA/Resources/swb_complete_report.pdf). Nairobi.

10. UNDP. Human Development Indices: a statistical update 2008 (available at http://hdr.undp.org/en/media/HDI_2008_EN_Tables.pdf). New York, USA.

11. UN-HABITAT. 2006. Somaliland - Puntland State of Somalia. The Land Legal Framework: Situation Analysis (available at http://www.unhabitat.org/downloads/docs/4417_21585_somaliland.pdf). Kenya.

12. Federal Research Division of the Library of Congress. 1992. Somalia: A Country Study (available at http://countrystudies.us/somalia/). Washington, DC, USA, Library of Congress.

13. Bruce, J.W. 1998. Country Profiles of Land Tenure: Africa: 1996. LTC Research Paper no. 130 (available at http://pdf.wri.org/ref/elbow_98_synthesis.pdf ). Madison, WI, USA. Land Tenure Centre, University of Wisconsin.

14. Norwegian Refugee Council (NRC), United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) & United Nations Human Settlements Programme (UN-HABITAT). 2008. Land, property, and housing in Somalia (available at http://www.reliefweb.int/rw/rwb.nsf/retrieveattachments?openagent&shortid=SNAA-7QU457&file=Full_Report.pdf).Oslo.

15. Government of the Republic of Somaliland website (available at http://www.somalilandgov.com/) [accessed June 2009].

16. Puntland State of Somalia website (available at http://www.puntlandgovt.com/indexeng.php) [accessed June 2009].

17. The Transitional Federal Charter of the Republic of Somalia 2004 (available at http://www.iss.co.za/AF/profiles/Somalia/charterfeb04.pdf).

18. Emory Law School. 2000. Islamic Family Law. Legal Profiles: Somalia (available at http://www.law.emory.edu/ifl/index2.html). Atlanta, GA, USA, Emory University School of Law.

19. FAO. 2008. FAO and emergencies. Consolidated Appeals 2008: Somalia (available at http://www.fao.org/emergencies/tce-appfund/tce-appeals/consolidated-appeals/somalia/en/). Rome.

20. Graney, D. W. 2007. Women’s Rights in Somalia: Women’s Role in Conflict Resolution (available at http://www.womenofthemountains.org/files/07-06-18-fspWomen_s_Rights_in_Somalia_Graney-1.pdf). Presented in the Conference Women of the Mountains. 8–9 March 2007, Utah Valley State College in Orem, Utah, USA.

21. UNDP. 2009. UNDP in Somalia (available at http://www.so.undp.org/) [accessed June 2009]. Nairobi, UNDP Somalia.

22. Affi, L. 1997. Gender integration and the economic role of Somali women (available at http://caafi.tripod.com/gender.html). Presented at the Conference on Economic Integration and Transboundary Resource, 8–11 September 1997, Addis Ababa.

23. UNICEF. Eradication of Female Genital Mutilation in Somalia (www.unicef.org/somalia/SOM_FGM_Advocacy_Paper.pdf). New York.

24. Farah, I. 2005. Land tenure and conflict in Somalia: issues from the Somali Peace Process (available at http://www.acts.or.ke/pubs/reports/Land%20Tenure.pdf). From Summary Report of the Conference on Land Tenure and Conflict in Africa: Prevention, Mitigation and Recontruction 9–10 December 2004. Nairobi, African Centre for Technology Studies.

25. Online Women in Politics. Somalia: Somaliland Women Take on New Roles (available at www.onlinewomeninpolitics.org/6TH/Somalia.doc).Centre for Asia-Pacific Women in Politics, Parañaque City, Philippines.

26. SAACID. SAACID.org website (http://www.saacid.org/Home_Page.html) [accessed June 2009]

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