Honorary Advocate

Edna Adan Ismail

Edna Adan IsmailĀ  is the previous Foreign Minister of Somali-land Republic She held this office from 2003 until 2006, and had already filled in as Somali land's Minister of Family Welfare and Social Development.

She is the chief and originator of the Edna Adan Maternity Hospital in Hargeisa and an extremist and pioneer in the battle for the nullification of female genital mutilation. She is likewise President of the Organization for Victims of Torture.