News Archive 2021

† Benoît Muhimuzi †

† Benoît Muhimuzi † HOPE’87 Burundi Country Director It is with deep sadness that we announce that our dear friend and colleague, Mr Benoît Muhimuzi, passed away in Brussels on 18th of September 2021 after a short illness. He will be buried in Kigali (Ruanda) next week in the presence of his wife, children and family.

International Day of Peace

On September 21st we celebrated the International Day of Peace. Each year, the International Day of Peace is observed around the world in order to strengthening the ideals of peace. This year, the theme for the International Day of Peace is “Recovering better for an equitable and sustainable world”.

International Literacy Day

  • Today, on the 8th of September, we are celebrating the International Literacy Day.
  • These celebrations have taken place every year since 1967 around the world, in order to advance the literacy agenda towards a more literate and sustainable society and to remind of the importance of literacy as a matter of dignity and human rights.

Message of Condolence

It is with deep sadness that we announce the unexpected passing of our long-time board member, Mr Heinz Vettermann.

World Humanitarian Day

  •  On the 19th of August we celebrated the World Humanitarian Day.

United Nations International Youth Day

  • On the 12th of August we are celebrating the UN-International Youth Day.
  • Sport is an important means to connect to each other and gives hope also in difficult situations. Especially for the youth, the importance of community sports for identity formation cannot be underestimated.

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