UDUG Association - - Ireland
The purpose is simply, to provide a safe and structured environment in which all children and youth can associate with their peers
UDUG Association - Ireland
UDUG Association was established in Dublin,Ireland in 2010 incorporated in 2014 to support the growing Somali community and other new arrivals to ensure that people could participate in the city’s economic, social, and community life.
the organization’s mission is to provide guidance, health, social, educational, vocational and character development of youth in general through the offering of structured activities such as short and long courses, homework support, field trips, sports, trainings, seminars, cooperation development with underdeveloped countries. The purpose is simply, to provide a safe and structured environment in which all children and youth can associate with their peers.
The organization cares all generations regardless of their gender, age or ethnic background, particularly promoting youth diversity and understand that, young people naturally seek excitement, friendship and support, youth empowerment through education and employment, promoting diversity through culture and new media. UDUG is an open organization with over 500 members from different ethnic background including native IRISH
Our primary aims
Our primary aims are to: improve the quality of services through capacity building support, including via training and business surgeries; to provide a true picture of the diverse Somali community, its needs, aspirations and achievements, through publication of research; to influence policy to ensure the voice and interests of Somalis are represented, through campaign and policy work. We also provide leadership training to help address the deficit and to ensure Somalis take up places around decision-making tables, influence policy and laws.