01/08/2012 | New Constitutional Document | Provisional Constitution of Somalia

August 1, 2012 in Somalia

Links to the text in the following languages:

Afsoomaali

العربية - [Support the project - submit available references]

English

The new constitution still possesses earmarks concerning specific issues that will be discussed in the future parliament. Only after a national referendum the Provisional Constitution will enter into force.

Secondary Materials:

1. George Okere, Somalia moves to get new constitution, AfricaNews, August 1, 2012, Link (last visited Aug 1, 2012).
2. Somali Draft Provisional Constitution Guidebook, United Nations Political Office for Somalia, July 25, 2012, Link (English), Link (Somali) (last visited Aug 1, 2012).
3. Somali leaders pass new constitution after thwarting attack, USA Today, August 1, 2012, Link (last visited Aug 1, 2012).
4. Somali Leaders Approve New Constitution, Voice of America, August 1, 2012, Link (last visited Aug 1, 2012).
5. Somali leaders back new constitution, BBC News, August 1, 2012, Link (last visited Aug 1, 2012).
6. Statement from the SRSG on the adoption of the Provisional Constitution of the Somalia Republic, United Nations Political Office for Somalia, August 1, 2012, Link (last visited Aug 1, 2012).