Failed States http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/22806/all en How a goat and a handshake could save Somalia http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/somalia/121113/somalia-somaliland-economy-sheep-goats-hajj <p>HARGEISA, Somalia &mdash; Semi-nomadic animal herding, or pastoralism, is the Somali way. But while it is a cultural practice with deep historical roots, it also may have a place in Somalia&rsquo;s economic future, helping it emerge from decades of civil war.</p> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/regions/africa/somalia/121113/somalia-somaliland-economy-sheep-goats-hajj" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Africa Failed States Conflict Zones Somalia Emerging Markets Culture & Lifestyle Global Economy Middle East Saudi Arabia Mon, 19 Nov 2012 11:00:05 +0000 Tristan McConnell 5725831 at http://www.globalpost.com