Making Children’s Rights Real

  Emily Hosford, VMMs Child Safeguarding Mentor was interviewed by Patrick Harte The latest UNICEF child marriage rates in Uganda are 40% married by the age of 18 and 10% by 15. A UNICEF-coordinated national survey on violence against children in Kenya had 73% of males and 66% of females…

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Progress: A Shelter for Victims of Human Trafficking.

James Fahey, VMM’s short term volunteer at HAART in Kenya, wrote this insightful article for this month’s newsletter. To read more about his time in Kenya, have a look at his blog https://jimfat7.wordpress.com/ On the 8th of June I traveled to an undisclosed location in Kenya to visit HAART’s shelter for…

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Humans of VMM

This months’ Humans of VMM is introducing Tadeo and Vincent, who are facilitators in positive discipline. They both received training from Eilis McDonald, VMM’s positive discipline mentor. Since 2015 they have been working together. This is their story:  “As change agents and facilitators of positive discipline programme, we are primary…

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VMM are seeking an international development recruitment consultant

VMM are seeking an experienced international development recruitment consultant to assist with developing our recruitment policies and procedures, including the development of a recruitment manual. We recruit long-term volunteers for specialist international development roles. For terms of reference follow this link: http://www.vmminternational.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/Review-of-VMM-Recruitment.doc. Please apply by Friday 30th June, with a…

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Grants Manager – Kenya

VMM are currently recruiting for a Grants Manager to assist one of our key partners with their work with communities in Kenya for 1 year. The successful applicant will be based in Kenya and provided with flights, insurance, accommodation and a generous living allowance. Please be aware this is a volunteer…

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Child Advocacy Advisor – Kenya

VMM are currently recruiting for a Child Advocacy Advisor to assist one of our key partners with their work with communities in Kenya for 1 year. The successful applicant will be based in Kenya and provided with accommodation. This is a self-funded role, for which the volunteer will be asked…

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