URIDU Blog

Volunteer Stories: Thao from Vietnam

URIDU would be nothing without its volunteers. We would like to introduce you to some of them with our "Volunteer Stories". This one is about Thao from Vietnam.

Bringing URIDU to Tanzania

From September 3rd to September 9th, 2016, we visited Dar es Salaam to launch our URIDU pilot project in Tanzania.

Our partner organization New Dawn Development - managed by Ms. Jackline Mashauri - had prepared a kick-off event on September 4th to introduce the project to all local stakeholders. 

Women from more than 100 Countries are using URIDU

Our mobile friendly webpage URIDU.COM is constantly growing. Women from more than 100 countries are easily accessing vital information from the site.

Volunteer Stories: Memy from Rwanda

URIDU would be nothing without its volunteers. We would like to introduce to you some of them with our "Volunteer Stories". This one is about Memy from Rwanda.

URIDU is available in Filipino

Maligayang Pagdating! Uridu.com is now also available in Filipino. We are now covering vital information for rural women in 8 languages. Check out all the languages we cover on our mobile friendly website at www.uridu.com

Empowering Women in Loudaya, Morocco

Today we visited a women's shelter on the outskirts of Marrakech. They are doing a fantastic job by supporting and empowering women escaping violent or abusive situations, such as rape and domestic violence. 

Uridu.com is now available in Vietnamese

Chào đón! URIDU.COM is now available in Vietnamese, too! Thank you very much to all of you who made this possible. Vietnamese is the 7th language that we could add thanks to the huge effort of our volunteers.

Menstrual Hygiene Project, Cameroon

URIDU is proudly collaborating with the Community Development Network (CDN) on a Menstrual Hygiene Project for school girls in Cameroon. Girls in Cameroon miss 4 days of school per month on average when they menstruate because of a lack of access to menstrual hygiene knowledge and resources. 

Campaign in Rural Morocco

Some impressions of the campaign for empowerment of rural girls we participated in together with the Association El Amane pour le Développement de la Femme. It took place in several communities at the feet of the Atlas Mountains in Morocco, specifically Amizmiz, Ourika and Tidili Mesfioua.

Kicking off our pilot project in Marrakech

We are currently in Marrakech, Morocco, preparing the URIDU project for Berber women of the Atlas mountains together with our local partner Association El Amane pour le Développement de la Femme.