To build trust between the Somali government and citizens, the Somalia Stability Fund (SSF) worked with SMDC to increase communications between government and Somali citizens.

This strategic communications support was also aimed at increasing collaboration and trust between different levels of government, particularly between the federal government, Federal Member States (FMS) and district administrations.

SMDC produced and disseminated  Radio and TV show called Qaran (Nation in Somali) where listeners and viewers call in and contribute via the telephone