Volunteering Reveals How Tough Life Can Be

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VMM International Teacher Training Volunteering VMM International long term volunteer Marian Kearney returned to Malawi last year, a country that she loves, to manage a teacher training, capacity building project with our partner organisation, N4BW (Network For a Better World), in Sitima. Marian was kind enough to share her blog with…

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Amid Political Tension KAP Work Together for a Peaceful World

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VMM Partner Organisation – (KAP) Kitale Community Advancement Programme KAP is one of VMM International’s newest partners in Kenya. It was originally established as Kitale Aids Programme by the Medical Missionaries of Mary (MMM) in 1993. In December 2009, the Programme was registered as a national Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) separate…

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HAART Combats the Scourge of Human Trafficking

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Building Resistance to Human Trafficking VMM International’s partner organisation combating human trafficking in Kenya is growing from strength to strength. Set up in 2010, in addition to pursuing prosecutions, with the assistance of VMM International volunteer and lawyer, Ignacio Lepro, HAART have taken great strides in their commendable work rescuing victims, assisting…

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‘At Home’ at the Heart of the VMM Family

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VMM International’s presence in West Africa, establishing deep relationships with our partner organisations and the people, was interrupted by the Ebola outbreak. Funded by Misean Cara, our volunteer Jeana Baker recently arrived on a mission to review VMM’s projects in Sierra Leone and experienced this land of warm welcome and…

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Marcelo, Operations Manager, Uganda

Operations Manager for One Brick at a Time, Uganda (OBAAT) Marcelo has been a volunteer with VMM for over 3 years working with One Brick at a Time in Ft Portal, Uganda. Marcelo coordinates many construction linked projects helping to rebuild local schools and health centres. OBAAT works with local…

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Emily, Sophie and Eilis, Safeguard Mentors, Uganda

Safeguarding Mentoring Project VMM has been implementing a vital partner capacity development project in the area of Child Safeguarding and the Protection of Vulnerable Adults. We have assisted the development of policies and have trained personnel in 22 partnerships since 2011. This project will be continued with VMM partners in…

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Sandy, Nurse Trainer, Sierra Leone

Nurse Trainer at the St John of God School of Nursing in Lunsar, Sierra Leone. Sandy worked at the Matata Hospital in 2006 in Kenya. Here she was a public health nurse with the main goal to improve standards of the Hospital. In 2008, her post was in the Mother…

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