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GHANA DEVELOPING COMMUNITIES ASSOCIATION (GDAC)

By | May 1st, 2015|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Introduction Ghana Developing Communities Association (GDCA) is an umbrella organization that is formed by many organizations working for the ultimate good of the community in different thematic areas like governance, gender and mobilization of the community. GDCA’s main philosophy is that people are capable of leading the change that they desire for themselves and in [...]

We Yone Child foundation (WYCF) Sierra Leone

By | April 1st, 2015|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

A BRIEF HISTORY In 1996, Santigie Bayo Dumbuya was captured from his village and forced to fight for the Revolutionary United Front during Sierra Leone’s devastating Civil War. He was 12 years old. Over the next 3 years Santigie lived the life of a child soldier – frequently intoxicated and constantly exposed to danger and [...]

NGO OF THE MONTH- MARCH, 2015

By | February 28th, 2015|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

As the year 2015 begins and the shift in the development agenda occurs towards the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) the question will be how to arrive at these goals sustainably while at the same time respecting the planetary boundaries. It is expected that the population will also increase with the number of people standing at [...]

CITY OF REFUGE-FRIENDS CLUB, NIGERIA

By | January 31st, 2015|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

City of Refuge – Friends Club is a vibrant youth organization (non-governmental and non-profit making) which reaches out to the disadvantaged, prisoners, and the youths in the areas of free education, capacity building, rehabilitation and recreation. The organization is based known for its model of free education for the disadvantaged.  City of Refuge was founded [...]

THE ACTION FOUNDATION KENYA.

By | January 10th, 2015|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Brief description of The Action Foundation The Action Foundation (TAF) is a youth led, volunteer based, grassroots NGO in Kenya established in 2010 that aims to improve the lives of children with disabilities and their families. TAF works in low income areas with children with physical and intellectual disabilities such as Autism, Down’s syndrome, Spina [...]

PEACE AND YOUTH TRANSFORMATION PROJECT, UGANDA.

By | November 1st, 2014|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Focus Group. Our main focus is on strengthening and empowering women and youth in the refugee camps and school in Uganda.We lead Peace and Conflict Resolution seminars for youth and design seminars for women that will help identify their psycho-social needs in the camps. Vision of the organization. To promote mechanisms for peace building among [...]

FLAMME D’AVENIR, DRC

By | September 30th, 2014|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Flamme d’Avenir (‘Flame of the Future’ in English) is a human rights, genocide prevention and peace-building organization that was founded in 2008 and formally registered as a Congolese NGO in 2013. Flamme d’Avenir works to improve the socio-economic conditions in the Democratic Republic of Congo and ensure that peace is achieved and human rights are respected. Flamme [...]

ASSOCIACAO COALIZAO DA JUVENTUDE- MOZAMBIQUE

By | September 1st, 2014|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

This month we move to Mozambique to highlight and celebrate the efforts of  Coalizao an organization that works to ensure that there is a community of youth who participate, are proactive, and knowledgeable of their rights and duties and are committed to improving the quality of life of the Mozambican Society. It was set up [...]

YOUTH WITHOUT BORDERS ASSOCIATION TUNISIA

By | August 2nd, 2014|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

Youth without Borders Association is an independent non-profit organization founded in 2011 by a group of youth and for youth, which aims to develop associative culture, the spirit of volunteering, participation and citizenship among young people in Tunisia. YWB works to initiate the different categories of people, especially youth and women, to the democratic exercise through [...]

ICIRORE C’AMAHORO

By | June 1st, 2014|INSPIRE, NGO OF THE MONTH|

May 25th we celebrated the Africa Day in commemoration of the formation of the OAU in 1963. As Africans in Africa and in the Diaspora celebrated the coming together of African nations under one common agenda the strides that Africa has taken through the OAU and later the AU stand to be lauded. Of course [...]