Natural Resource Management Projects
Development Programs (HIV/AIDS, Malaria prevention
and control, ICT and Enterprise Development.
and Linkages for Community Action and Development
Resource and Training Centre.
in VFA Programmes across East Africa
with VFA in East Africa
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Partnership with VFA..................
Volunteers For Africa Organization
VFA began work in 2001 in Kenia and has expanded programmes to
other countries in East Africa. Today VFA has linked over 40
volunteers from Europe and the America's and thousands of local
Kenya and Uganda volunteers.
VFA is run by a team of dedicated local and International
Directors, each in charge of a Program at the Secretariat in
Nairobi. There are 4 Programs, i.e. Social Development, Natural
Resource Management, Monitoring and Evaluation and Volunteer Linking
and Management. Each is headed by a Programme Manager, and assisted
by a Programme Assistant.
On Administration, VFA has a Programmes Director, who is assisted
by an Administrative Assistant, a Office Driver and a Messenger.
VFA has run a number of projects in Kenya
and Uganda. Notable is the Netherlands Committee for IUCN supported
Ecotourism Program at Lembus, Forestry Department supported Mpigi
Forests Forestry Project, Eburru Integrated Project supported by The
International Trees Foundation, and Find horn Foundation, and the
Humanist Movement Supported Malaria and HIV/AIDS Campaign Program.
Contribution to Development in communities has come a long
From building of community bridges in Meru to
tree planting in Mt Kenya, from excavating of water pans in Eburru
to a community ecotourism in Lembus; VFA has been able to make a
change in the lives of needy rural people in Eastern Africa.
All you need is just to participate in making
the change happen. VFA recruits volunteers aged at least 20 years,
able to speak either English or Kiswahili, are professionals or
recent school leavers. So long as you want to participate in
development tourism, we will give you a chance. Placements range
from teachers to accountants, health and social workers, enterprise
developers, computer experts, doctors and nurses...................
VFA; promoting community development
Training community groups in IT and management at
The VFA Secretariat hosts a Resource and Training
Centre from where communities can learn many techniques in IT for
free, and also more techniques in resource and organizational