A AIDGLOBAL – Acção e Integração para o Desenvolvimento Global (Action and Integration for Global Development) – is a Portuguese Non-Governmental Organization for Development that works in Portugal and Mozambique. It was created to promote literacy, education for development and citizenship.
AIDGLOBAL’s story begun on the 4th of November, 2005, after the founder Susana Damasceno had a rewarding volunteering experience in Gaza Province, Mozambique. On 24th of February 2006, AIDGLOBAL was recognized as a Non-Governmental Organization for Development (NGDO) by the Portuguese Government and registered by Camões – Instituto da Cooperação e da Língua, I.P. It was also accredited by the Mozambican Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Cooperation in 2009, and considered as a Youth Association equivalent by RENAJ – Registo Nacional do Associativismo Jovem.