Before submitting your article, please review our guidelines to ensure your piece meets our requirements.
Your article should be between 300 and 500 words long. This length is ideal for conveying a clear and concise message while keeping the reader's attention.
The topic of your piece should be relevant to Somali society. We welcome a wide range of topics related to youth empowerment, civic engagement, and political development in Somalia. Please make sure your article is well-researched and presents a thoughtful perspective on the issue.
Participants must be between the ages of 15 and 40. We want to provide a platform for young Somalis to share their ideas and perspectives.
We will fully credit you for your work. Please include your name, email address, and a short bio (2-3 sentences) to be included with your article.
We will not charge any fees, and neither will you. We believe in providing a free and open platform for Somali voices to be heard.
We will review and edit your article for clarity, grammar, and style. We may make minor changes to ensure the piece meets our editorial standards while still maintaining the original message.
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"Empowering the Youth of Somalia to Shape the Future"
Minbar Initiative is a transformative platform that aims to empower the youth of Somalia to lead and drive change in the political landscape. Our group of passionate individuals, who believe in the power of active citizenry and civic engagement, have come together to provide young people with the necessary tools and resources they need to shape the future of Somalia.
Minbar Initiative recognizes the potential of Somalia's youth to effect change in their communities and the wider society. We strive to provide a platform for young people from diverse backgrounds to express themselves and be heard in national discussions. We believe that every citizen's ideas and potential should be utilized to bring about development and peace in Somalia.