Projects

Women & Girl Empowerment Projects

Volunteers interested in empowering women against gender related issues, IVN  women empowerment project is a good match for you. Although women have great contribution to the African socio-economic development, in Uganda, they still remain among the most vulnerable members of the society. Women face many challenges including; discrimination, low social

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HIV/AIDS Prevention Project

Uganda is at the heart of the sub-Saharan HIV/AIDS pandemic. An estimated 25.4 million people are living with HIV and approximately 3.1 million new infections occurred in 2004. In 2004, an estimated 2.3 million people lost their lives to the disease. Uganda is home to more than 1 million AIDS

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Sports Development

This program was set up as way of letting the children in different villages particularly those supported directly from PROGRAM to explore their sports talents. The sports development program provides a range of activities for children to participate in. Different activities such as football, volleyball and netball can be organized

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Construction & Renovation

Volunteers are needed for the on-going construction and water building projects in the community. Volunteers needed for manual labor jobs working alongside skilled and unskilled local workers to help with the construction work.  Some tasks include construction of bole holes, expansion, water well building, construction of roads and renovation work,

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Environment & Conservation

The Conservation and Environmental Project has been initiated under our integrated poverty alleviation and conservation program. This programme greens, educates, offsets carbon emissions and transforms schools and other community centres into healthier more sustainable environments. Many people especially in the rural area in Uganda live on severely degraded land. These

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Teaching

Teaching is an immense privilege, inspiring young minds and seeing them grow can be one of the most exciting things a person can ever do. If you are already teaching, or if you are considering a career in education, IVN has a great range of volunteering projects where you can

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Child Care

There are over 2.3 million known orphans in Uganda more than any other nation in the world today. Many children are found abandoned in garbage heaps, pit latrines, ditches, taxi parks or are left by the side of the road. Most of them have been orphaned as a result of

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