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International Volunteers Network, Kampala, Uganda

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Address: 5 miles Kampala - Entebbe Highway
Kampala, 0000  
Uganda
Number of Volunteers Serving Nationally: 300

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Mission Statement


Our VISION Is to break the cycle of cultural phobia and ?profession-culture? biases that hinder global integration, leading to tolerance and better understanding of the similarities and differences amongst cultures. The MISSION of International Volunteers Network Inc. is two-fold; Foster the understanding and appreciation of the various cultural interfaces associated with globalization through broad-based inter-cultural exchanges, and volunteerism. Working with local communities to identify areas of mutual cooperation like reducing poverty, diseases and ignorance and professional collaboration.

Description


International Volunteer?s Network (IVN) is a private organization which was formed with an aim to source and mobilize international volunteers to live with and work alongside with local people on humanitarian projects with the goal to help the local communities improve their standard of living. Our focus is to deliver an enriching and adventurous African holiday for people that also: care about the needs of the local people in developing countries care about respecting local customs and culture care about preserving the environment and natural resources

International Volunteer?s Network (IVN) is a private organization which was formed with an aim to source and mobilize international volunteers to live with and work alongside with local people on humanitarian projects with the goal to help the local communities improve their standard of living. Our focus is to deliver an enriching and adventurous African holiday for people that also: care about the needs of the local people in developing countries care about respecting local customs and culture care about preserving the environment and natural resources

Mission Statement: Our VISION Is to break the cycle of cultural phobia and ?profession-culture? biases that hinder global integration, leading to tolerance and better understanding of the similarities and differences amongst cultures. The MISSION of International Volunteers Network Inc. is two-fold; Foster the understanding and appreciation of the various cultural interfaces associated with globalization through broad-based inter-cultural exchanges, and volunteerism. Working with local communities to identify areas of mutual cooperation like reducing poverty, diseases and ignorance and professional collaboration.

Organizational Statement of Faith


We are committed to enhancing quality of life in Uganda while preserving indigenous cultures, traditions and ecologies. Our goal is to empower local communities through the volunteer?s skills and financial donations. We believe that local communities are in the best position to determine their needs, and we provide volunteers to help them achieve their goals.


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Do you Require Formal Orientation Training?


Yes