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When you forgive, you in no way change the past but, you sure do change the future. Forgiveness is the final form of love.

Cafis is non-profit, committed organization that promotes peace, human rights, community integrations, freedom of the press, expression and media development in Somalia.

We’re doing everything we can to create conducive situation through
media in order to pave the way path of forgiving and good neighborhood.

Who we are

Cafis is non-profit, committed organization that promotes peace, human rights, community integrations, freedom of the press, expression and media development in Somalia. CAFIS. raises awareness on radicalization, homegrown terrorism, human trafficking, and environmental conservation.


To establish a networking system for peace activists and journalists across the country and in the Diasporas that establishes peace in a grass-root manner/level along with the media developments.


To promote peace and enhance peace education, human rights, community integration, freedom of the press and media development. CAFIS also raises awareness on radicalization, homegrown terrorism, human trafficking and environmental conservation.

Meet Our Team

Wali Hashi

CAFIS Chairman & Founder

Wali Hashi is a Content Producer, TV Host and Seasoned Journalist.

He has a passion for peace initiatives and is the founder chairman of CAFIS Organisation.


Wali Hashi has been directing dozens of reportages and documentaries for Finnish Broadcasting Com- panies, Turku Cable television and Somali. Na- tional television (SNTV).


Wali Hashi has been instrumental in the training of over 800 journalists in Somalia.

Fardowsa Hussein Ali
CAFIS Deputy Chairperson

Fardowsa is a highly motivated and competent ICT personnel working experience in social work, able to build sound relationships with people from different backgrounds.

She can multitask is adaptive, trustworthy, and persistent with a good sense of humor and strong communication skills.


Currently stationed at Benadir Regional Administration & Mogadishu Municipality, Department of Urban Planning and Engineering, Formerly, Head of ICT Operations at UN-Habitat YES Project (Youth Employment Somalia).

Abdihafid Mahamud Jama
CAFIS England Representative

“My role in the Somali media is to contribute to the greater good of the Somali people in a meaningful way.” Abdihafid Mahamud Jama has been a producer and presenter of a program called Arrimaha Bulshada at Universal TV since 2009.


Recently he started a show called Ifiye in which he focuses on holding politicians accountable to the public.


He is passionate about peace initiative and is an ardent member of the CAFIS team, heading the London CAFIS Chapter.

Abdifatah Mohamud Siyad (Arizona)
CAFIS Somalia Representative

Abdifatah Mohamud Siyad has a rich experience as a journalist spanning over 14 years. He worked as a reporter and producer at Radio Simba, Radio Jubba, Radio Shebelle and Somsat TV.


He later worked at Horn Cable TV as a Reporter and also at Kalsan TV(Kenya).
Abdifatah, was the Chief Editor at Voice of Benadir Region administration Radio and later as Communication director at BRA & MoM. He became a director at BRA Tourism and Investments.


Abdifatah Mohamud Siyad is currently the CAFIS Somalia Representative

Abdullahi Ahmed Ali
CAFIS Kenya Representative / Operations

Abdullahi Ahmed Ali has a journalistic background with a long stint in television at Somali Cable TV.


Born and bred in Somalia he has traversed the East Africa region and the Horn of Africa (Somalia), Djibouti, and Ethiopia.


Abdullahi Ahmed Ali is passionate about global peace breakthroughs and is a major organizer of CAFIS activities in Kenya and the East Africa region.

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