A non-profit, non-partisan organization based in Mogadishu, Somalia. The organization was established in July 2020 to promote Democracy, Good Governance, Human Rights and Accountability in Somalia's public and private sectors. Our programs are implemented with the assistance of public and private sector organizations and leaders across the country.
The IDGS mission is to cultivate a civic culture by promoting the values of responsible citizenship and principles of Democracy.
To be an organisation leading the way to a culture that respects and celebrates the universal principles of Democracy, observance of Human Rights, Good Governance and Accountability in Somalia.
Our Core Values
To accomplish our mission, we are focused on capacity building and bridging the gap between research, policy and practice to enhance good governance, democratic practice and respect for human rights.
WHAT PEOPLE SAY
Every moment of one’s existence, one is growing into more or retreating into less.
We were all ready to die for the country but what we did not discover was we have to live for the country