Who We Are ➔ Board of Directors

Board of Directors & Executives

SONRREC has a Board of Directors

consisting of 7 members. The Board of Directors is the highest governing body of the organization and their responsibilities include: overall policy and direction setting, financial integrity and legal obligations of the organization. The Board of Directors is also responsible for strategic planning and manage resulting activities, oversees the proper implementation thereof and responsible for providing policy level guidance. The day-to-day activities are done by a highly qualified staff under the guidance and supervision of Board of Directors.
The Board of Directors appoints the Chairperson. He is responsible for proper formulation and execution of set policies, decisions and directives of the Board of directors.
SONRREC has its own policies and procedures such as: By-laws, personnel policies, financial management and sector based comprehensive operating manual.

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Prof. Mohamud Mohamed

 Member of Board  Directors

Prof. Mohamud is a senior Advisor and former Director General of the Ministry of Agriculture and Irrigation for the Federal Republic of Somalia since 2006. From 2000-2014, he servedas a Deputy Minister for the Ministry of Interior, Somalia.

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Prof. Hared A. Nur 

Member of Board of Directors

Dr. Hared was a professor of microbiology, plant pathology, diseases of tropical crops and their management, and agricultural entomology at 3 of the most prestigious universities in Somaliland – Amoud, Hargeisa, and Gollis-as well as formerly at Benadir University in Mogadishu.

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Dr. Lul Mohamed Mohamud

 Member of Board of Directors

Dr. Lul is the member of Board of Directors of Somali Natural Resources Research Center (SONRREC) and Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at Jazeera University and Head of Paediatric Department, Benadir Hospital, Mogadishu, Somalia and also worked as former Acting Dean of Faculty of Medicine and Surgery at Benadir University in Mogadishu.

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Abdullahi Hassan

Co-Founder and Member of Board of Directors

Abdullahi Hassan is a co-founder of Somali Natural Resources Research Center (SONRREC) .He is management committee member of International Water Association-Water Security and Safety Management Specialist Group and Central Director and Executive Committee member of International Water Association for Young Water Professionals Canada.

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Abdirahim Ibrahim Sheik Heile

Co-Founder and Member of Board of Directors

Abdirahim Ibrahim Sheik Heile is the Director of Fisheries at Ministry of Fisheries and Marine Resources of the Federal Government of Somalia. In January 2019, he was appointed the Director to Fisheries; ensuring activities are aligned to the strategic direction and mandate of the Ministry.

Abdirahim has over 8 years of experience, covering fisheries and marine resources, working in fisheries policy, management and development programs.