June 18th, 2015
On Satuday 13th of June HIRDA organized successfully the Dutch Charity Cup 2015 in Amsterdam. The charity cup is one day football tournament for Dutch charity organizations. This year 24 NGO’s participated in the tournanet among them were Oxfam Novib, Cordaid Amnesty International, War child and many more. The aim of the tournament is networking and sharin…
June 8th, 2015
The 7th edition of Summer was held in Amsterdam on June 6th, 2014 with Zwijdrecht team being crowned as the 2015 champions. In a tense finale, Zwijndrecht beat a team from Nijkerk by 1-0 to take the trophy home. In addition, four athletes have received medals for their participation in the short-distance run for recently introduced segment HIRDA Run.
May 26th, 2015
In the past few weeks more than 5.000 (primarily Somali) refugees from Yemen crossed the Gulf of Aden to Somalia (Puntland and Somaliland) and Djibouti. The governments of these countries do not have the capacity to properly house these (returning) refugees. Therefore, the UNHCR is doing all they can to take care of these vulnerable people.
April 16th, 2015
In February this year HIRDA team lead by its director and a board member has visited ongoing projects in Somaliland (Hargaisa, Arabasio, Barbara and Gabiley). This was the first time that such team consisting management and board members visited in this area.