discussions with the Djibouti government, the UN has produced
a report to present to donors on ways in which they can give
financial support to the ongoing Somali peace talks, UN sources
told IRIN on Monday.
government is hosting about 700 Somalis in Arta, where a peace
conference is expected to continue for at least another month.
timetable has been made flexible to allow traditional elders,
clan representatives and civil society members to choose delegates
and fully debate issues, in the hope that agreement can eventually
be reached on establishing a central government and parliament
previous peace talks, notably in Ethiopia, Somali representatives
have complained that financial pressure on host governments
have resulted in there being insufficient time to debate issues