Oromia Global Forum (OGF)

About US


 Oromia Global Forum (OGF) is a global alliance of Oromo Civic, Professional, and Faith-Based Organizations and individual Human Rights defenders and activists, residing in North America, Europe, Australia, Asia, and Africa.

Our shared vision, mission, and values are:

Vision: Build the capacity of Oromo citizens to make their voices heard and take their right place in the world community.

Mission: Network, Mobilize and Organize Oromo human and material resources to empower the nation to defend its rights, stand for peace, justice, equity, and democratic governance through self-determination.

Values: Our values are based on the egalitarian Gadaa/Siinqee system of the Oromo nation, which stands for, and promotes, truth, social justice, equality of citizens, unity of the nation, integrity of Oromia, freedom, peace and prosperity of the nation.


  • Advocate for the victims of injustice in Oromia and beyond;

  • Collect, analyze and disseminate (communicate) information and evidences pertinent to our mission;

  • Mobilize and Organize Oromo resources to empower the nation by connecting and networking Oromo organizations and individuals to build a national consensus.

Member Organizations

2Bilal Oromo Dawa Center
3Canaan Oromo Evangelical Church
4Charismatic International Fellowship Church
5DMV Oromo Islamic Center
7Gaadisa Sabboontottaa KP
8Global Gumii Oromia
9Global Oromo Advocacy Group
10Global Waaqeffannaa Council
11Horn of Africa Genocide Watch
12Human Rights League of the Horn of Africa
13International Oromo Lawyers Association
14International Oromo Women’s Organization
15International Qeerroo Support Group
16Mana Kiristaanaa Fayyisaa Addunyaa
17Network of Oromo Studies
18Oromia Support Group
19Oromo Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church
20Oromo Communities’ Association of North America
21Oromo Community of Bergen
22Oromo Community of Columbus Ohio
23Oromo Community of Oslo
24Oromo Evangelical Lutheran Church of Los Angeles
25Oromo Evangelical Lutheran Church of Washington DC Metropolitan Area
26Oromo Evangelical Lutheran Mission Society
27Oromo Human Rights and Relief Organization
28Oromo Lutheran Church of Baltimore
29Oromo Parliamentarians Council
30Oromo Political Prisoners Association
31Oromo Relief Organization, ORA in USA
32Oromo Resurrection Evangelical Church
33Oromo Scholars and Professionals
34Oromo Seniors Welfare & Benevolent Association In Victoria (OSWBAV) Inc
35Oromo Society of Science and Technology
36Oromo Studies Association
37Our Redeemer Oromo Evangelical Church
38Tawfiq Islamic Center
39Tawhid Oromo Islamic Center in Minnesota
40Tumsa Sochii Haqa Oromoo
41Union of Oromo Communities in Canada
42United Oromo Chirstian Church in Australia
43United Oromo Evangelical Church
44Wabii Maccaa Association
45Washington DC Metropolitan Oromo SDA Church