June 25th, 2015
On Monday, 15th of June HIRDA organized an interactive evening featuring debates, quiz and networking session. HIRDA collaborated with Somali Student Network (SNN) which is a network created by Somali students to connect Somali students in Dutch universities and colleges.
The aim of this event was to establish a network between Somali Dutch students and …
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.