The Self-Help Initiative for Sustainable Development (SHIFSD) is UHI's partner in Liberia. SHIFSD was founded in 2000 in the Buduburum Refugee Camp in Ghana. In 2005 they became a registered charitable organization in Liberia. UHI began working with SHIFSD in 2007 and we support their vocational training school. Learn more about SHIFSD's work here,


Siempre Vivas is UHI's second partner in Puerto Rico. Siempre Vivas is a domestic violence resource center serving 30 communities in Western Puerto Rico.