December 14, 2021
SSF phase II began in October 2016 and ended in December 2021. In this second phase alone, the Fund has managed to crowd in £91.2M from seven donors and a total of £160M since inception. SSF phase II has delivered a portfolio of transformative investments across Somalia and the disputed regions of Sool and Sanaag. The Fund proactively engages government, civil society, and communities to understand their priorities and deliver investments that meet their peace, stability, and security needs. This paper outlines the achievements and impact the Fund has had since Phase II.