PROJECT AND ACTION FOR DEVELOPMENT AID Ship medical equipment and an ambulance to a health center in northern Burundi

In order to support local initiatives, Urumuri responded to the pressing need for the IZERE health center in northern Burundi with the participation of the Federal Department of Foreign Affairs and its development aid division, the SDC.

The association was able to send an ambulance, medical equipment and medicines.

Aide au développement

PROJECT AND ACTION FOR DEVELOPMENT AID Evening support for a humanitarian cause

Urumuri participates in humanitarian actions in partnership with UNICEF. During the Tsunami in Haiti, for example, Urumuri organized a solidarity evening to raise funds to help the victims.


REMA Children Development in Rwanda approached Urumuri to create a partnership to help street children. The association supported the project by sending office equipment to fit out the secretariat of the local NGO.

Urumuri Chidren Development REMA

PROJECT AND ACTION FOR DEVELOPMENT AID Ride for the Future - Bike for Peace

An education project to teach the unemployed youth different jobs in the bicycle field area:

  • Bicycle Mechanic
  • Carpentry
  • Welding
  • Project Management / Accounting & Finance / Communication / Administration

intercultural project When the Nile and the Sarine meet

This project aimed to go beyond borders and encourage encounters between young people from the HEMU (Haute
music school) from Fribourg and an Eritrean group from Fribourg. Sharing of consecrated moments
rehearsals and a culinary workshop. His meetings were the result of sharing around
music and skills developed and exchanged during the cooking workshop. They talked about their
experiences of musicians, of humans, living in Switzerland. An idea to cross the borders of rivers
and rivers that separate our cantons, our countries.

Lorsque le Nil et la Sarine se rencontrent

Intercultural projects Civic attitude training

In partnership with NGO Corpus, the Urumuri association has carried out the FAC project, which consists of strengthening the civic involvement of young people in Fribourg in their daily social environment and in the various places where they study, work or have fun. It is a project that empowers young people in their investment as people capable of understanding the challenges of society and their integration into them, not as simple consumers, but as real key players.

Intercultural projects 72 Hours action

In 72 hours time, groups of young people from associations, migrant organizations, sports clubs and youth activities implement their own innovative public utility projects. Urumuri participated with the young people during the two editions in the 72h action as a member of the regional coordination LOCLEAD.

72h Association Urumuri
Dialogues interculturels Association Urumuri

projet interculturels Dialogues interculturels

In collaboration with Passerelles association and AMAF, Urumuri has developed the Intercultural Dialogues project. The idea is to express differing opinions, develop the ability to practice
adversarial debate in appeasement, respecting diversity and encouraging understanding
mutual, practicing intercultural dialogue in a friendly setting, during conferences-debates,
workshops and artistic activities and get involved in the design and organization
intercultural events.


The volunteers of Urumuri association took part in welcoming artists and Sunday in family. An afternoon of conviviality combining sharing, artistic activities and meals.

Association Urumuri rencontre folkoriques
Soirée artistiques Musique


As part of the promotion of amateur and professional artists from here and elsewhere, the Urumuri association organizes artistic and multicultural events. At the Galetas was notably a space for creation, learning and entertainment.