Short-Term Programme Continues Success

Short-term volunteer assisting primary school students

Life Changing Experiences from Two of VMM’s Short-Term Volunteers: “Shocked is an understatement, when I told my family and friends that I was going to be volunteering in Uganda for four weeks”, Louise Dobinson told us. “I was constantly asked, ‘Why?’, with many people fearing for my safety. In my…

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VMM International Resilience Building Projects 

Sitima Project Vegetable Garden

Sustainable Living in Malawi: One of the main aims behind VMM’s mission is to strengthen resilience in communities faced by the daily challenges of living in Sub-Saharan Africa, made more difficult by the disproportionate effects of climate change, on the global south. VMM helps communities by combining their strengths to rise to these…

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VMM are seeking an International Programme Intern!

VMM are seeking an active, self-motivated International Programme Assistant intern (volunteer position) to support our Dublin office as part of our International Programme team. This is a great opportunity to develop your skills for a career in International Development or before undertaking an overseas role. VMM is a values based…

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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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