Colombia | Global Dignity

Get Involved

Last year, over 860,000 young people participated in Global Dignity Day events in the Middle East, Europe, Asia, Africa and the Americas. Join us for Global Dignity Day 2019 on October 16th!

Learn More

We’ve created a variety of curriculum ideas, resources, and a Toolkit to help you organize small group Dignity Workshops and learning experiences in classrooms, community and youth groups, under tents in refugee camps – anytime and anywhere.

Teaching Tools

We work in more than 70 countries around the world. If you’d like to find the Global Dignity Chapter in your country, please select the button below.

Find Your Country

There are so many things you can do right now to lead a life that is based on the values and principles of dignity.

Take The Pledge

Global Dignity began in one classroom with 30 students in 2006. Last year, 862,000 young people across 74 countries participated in Global Dignity activities. Be part of our growing movement by volunteering in your country.


Every nonprofit organization is only as strong as its base and network of support. We would so appreciate your support of our efforts at any level.


We welcome any individual or organization to align their events and activities with our Dignity Principles. Find out more about joining our Affiliate program.

Learn More

Global Dignity partners with numerous organizations that share our commitment to the dignity values and principles. Learn more about our current Partner Organizations, or contact us about becoming a Partner.

Learn More
< Back To Find Your Country

Country Chair: Raaida Mannaa


Follow Your Chapter Online

Raaida Mannaa

Country Chair For Colombia

Raaida Mannaa is the Co-Founder and CEO of socialBaq, a firm that fosters innovation through human-centered design processes. socialBaq is the first social enterprise in the city of Barranquilla and a unique model for the Colombian Caribbean region.

Her professional career has been oriented to using the influence of storytelling to address social inequality and to empower agents of change developing creative ways to positively impact their communities. With an expertise in communication design and social innovation, Raaida has coordinated leadership initiatives in all regions of the world, advancing efforts to convene global volunteering-involving organizations and actively fostering service by leading events like the regional and global conferences and summits of the International Association for Volunteer Effort, the only international organization for which it’s primary aim is to promote, strengthen and celebrate the development of volunteering globally.

Raaida is the Founding Curator of the Barranquilla Hub of the Global Shapers Community, a network of exceptional young people created by initiative of the World Economic Forum. She served in the International Board of Directors of Partners of the Americas, a non-profit connecting people, governments and organizations across borders, developing lasting solutions to the hemisphere’s toughest challenges. Raaida was selected by the Spanish Government as a representative of Colombia in the Iberoamerican Leaders Program and as the first Coordinating Ambassador for Latin America at One Young World. She co-founded red2021, a Latin American campaign linking youth volunteering commitments, and served as the Communications Coordinator for Latin America of the Wake Up Call, an activism movement that engaged 27.000 people from 84 countries in one day.