The Peace, Unity and Development Party (Somali: Kulmiye Nabad, Midnimo iyo horumar iyo) is the ruling political party in Somaliland, a self-declared republic that is internationally recognized as an autonomous region of Somalia.
In the presidential elections of 14 April 2003, its candidate Ahmed M. Mahamoud Silanyo won 42.1% of the popular vote. He was narrowly defeated by Dahir Riyale Kahin.
In parliamentary elections held on 29 September 2005, the party won 34.1% of the vote and 28 out of 82 seats.
Silanyo and his running mate Abdirahman Saylici were more successful in the 2010 presidential election, and soundly defeated Kahin.
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