The Bah Geri and Auliahan Dialogue Forum
Garissa- Wajir border has recently been affected by inter-clan clashes that resulted in the death of six people. In order to resolve the border conflicts, the Commission conducted a two day dialogue and mediation forum on 15th and 16th June, 2016 in Garissa town. The forum brought together the community elders and political leaders including; the Garissa County Senator. Hon. M. Yussuf Hajj, Wajir County Senator, Hon. Abdirahman Olow, Garissa Women Representative, Hon. Shukran Hussein, Wajir South MP. Hon Abdullahi M. Diriye, Lagdera MP. Hon Mohamed Shidiye.
Border related disputes were identified as the key driver to the conflicts and to foster a lasting solution, cessation of hostilities; return of stolen animals and community disarmament were proposed. A Peace Resolution was subsequently signed and communities and their leaders urged to adhere to it.