OCA Meeting with Kate Green MP, Shadow Minister for Women and Equality | 13/12/2015 |
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Ogaden Community Association (OCA) participated a discussion with Kate Green, the Shadow Minister for Women and Equality. The meeting which was organised by the Council of Somali Organisations addressed the issues faced by the Somali women in Britain.

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OCA Leadership Seminar | 08/12/2015 |
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OCA Youth | 22/08/2015 |
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The youth in the OCA are the face of the charity participating and running all the activities in the charity. They are a vital part of the charity and have an elected committee representing issues relating to them.

The youth committee are responsible for organising and running all social events in the charity including sports, open mic and quiz nights and trips as well as workshops in employment, health and wellbeing, education etc.

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Local History - Know Your Town | 15/08/2015 |

This is a new exciting research project the Ogaden Community has planned to allow young people to explore their local communities and find out the history of the place they call home.
The project will commence on the 22nd of August 2015 and is expected to last 10 weeks. The project has three phases:

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Health Inequality Project | 01/08/2015 |
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The Ogaden Community Association (OCA) in collaboration with the SAMEC Trust have started an exciting research opportunity for young people that will identify health inequalities and service delivery in London. The purpose of this study is to increase awareness regarding the access to health services and explore ways to improve these services. The participants will design and conduct research with the support of the OCA and the SAMEC Trust staff members.

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The Role Of Ogaden Women In The Community | 23/11/2014 |
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Women play an integral role in our community and in running the OCA. The OCA believes that Somali women are the backbone of the Somali community at large and most of the hardship faced by them in modern Britain, they have handled with dignity and perseverance, in the face of challenging conditions. They are the unspoken heroines of the Somali community.

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Announcement
The OCA Leadership Seminar brings together Ogaden community management, volunteers and Somali & Horn of Africa communities that are intended in growing and empowering a strong community in the UK.

Date & Event Address
19 December 2015 - 10AM to 4PM
16 Merrick Road, Southall UB2 4AU
London, UK

Free event but requires registration
Email: ogadenuk@yahoo.co.uk
Phone: 075 3560 1005



The Ogaden Community Association (OCA) has recently completed the Health Inequality project and successfully celebrated the achievements of the young students in a ceremony held at the Ogaden Community Centre in London.

Click here to see a video of the event.
Partnered with Samec Trust