Puntland State of Somalia is a Federal Member State in Northeastern Somalia. Garoowe is the capital of Puntland state of Somalia. Other Major towns in Puntland include Bossaso and northern parts of Galkayo.
Puntland is bordered by Somaliland to its west, the Gulf of Aden in the north, the Guardafui Channel in the northeast, the Somali Sea in the southeast, the central Galmudug region in the south, and Ethiopia in the southwest
The Shelter Cluster has organised a state-level coordination working group for Puntland. This WG is based in Garoowe due to ease of access and is led by UNHCR. The working group was established on 1st June 2021.