Blog & Research A place for Research studies and commentary from Somali Disability Empowerment Network SODEN’s Interventions Towards COVID-19 Pandemic Prevention and Containment Measures. SOMALIA: COVID-19 and How its Affecting People with Disabilities. Somali Disability Empowerment Network (SODEN) is extremely concerned about the global epidemic coronavirus (COVID-2019). Report: PEOPLE WITH DISABILITY LIVELIHOOD ASSESSMENT SURVEY REPORT IN SOMALIA 2019 SODEN strongly condemns the discriminative and exclusion remarks of the Custodial Corps Official, Gen. Mahad Abdirahman Aden during his address to custodial cop’s forces. The alert message of the current Somali disability situation 30/9/2019.