VMM Project Assessment Volunteer

  This review has been commissioned by VMM to ascertain if it is operating optimally with regard to its interventions with East African partners. It is looking to see if VMM is achieving its objectives as set out in the 2015 Action Plan (prepared as a response to Coffey International’s…

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Computers in Chilanga

By teaching ICT at two schools in Zambia, VMM volunteer Melissa Scott has learned an important lesson about international development – that people need education and skills to make proper use of their resources. When I heard that the Zambian school where I was going to be working had an…

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Humans of VMM

I am going to be honest. I don’t want to have children, I never wanted to and I think I never will. That doesn’t make me less of a woman (although in Africa people think you are less of a woman if you are not a mother; and it is…

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Matatus, Ugali and a Big Warm Welcome

Ignacio is the newest member of the VMM Family. He arrived in Kenya in January and works for HAART Kenya as their Legal Project Manager. Here he gives us his first impressions of life in Nairobi. Every airport is kind of the same: lots of people, nervous facial expressions before border…

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VMM are seeking an International Programme Assistant (Intern)

International Programme Assistant (Internship) VMM International are seeking an active, self-motivated International Programme Assistant to volunteer in 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 International…

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Meet the Team

Louise Talbot Beirne – Executive Director, International Development and Volunteering Lou worked in Uganda on psychosocial community development projects before moving to Ireland in 2014. She is an experienced fundraiser, project manager and volunteer coordinator as well as a trained counselor. She loves that VMM International ensures that development empowers…

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