Future is female

The future is female

Gender inequality is one of the world’s oldest, most pervasive abuse of human rights. For women who live in extreme poverty, the struggle is radically disproportionate to those faced ...
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Harmony Day 2019

Harmony Day 2019

Harmony Day was a chance for the AVI team in Melbourne to come together for a 'Taste of Harmony' afternoon tea and remember the tragic loss of life in Christchurch ...
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AVI launches Pacific People

AVI is very proud to announce the launch of AVI Pacific People, the Pacific Islands region’s very first specialised end-to-end online recruitment and workforce development service, headquartered in Suva ...
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welcoming 2019

Welcoming 2019

Happy new year - my best wishes to you and yours for a happy and healthy 2019.The Christmas and new year holidays are a great chance to reconnect with family ...
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Paul Chair IVCO

Reflections on IVCO 2018

Each year in October, International Forum for Volunteering in Development (Forum) holds its annual conference of International Volunteer Cooperation Organisations (IVCOs - a time for the international volunteering for development community ...
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AVI celebrates 2018/19 at Annual Review

It was wonderful last week to see over 120 staff, returned volunteers, Board and supporters at AVI’s Annual Review at the newly renovated State Library of Victoria, expertly emceed ...
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AVI updates Child Protection Policy

This month, AVI updated and released our Child Protection Policy. As an organisation involved in international volunteering, the safety and rights of children are paramount. Our Child Protection Policy details ...
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An important Practice Note on responsible volunteering

Essential reading for those interested in volunteering, AVI proudly contributed to the Australian Council for International Development's (ACFID) Practice Note on Responsible Volunteering for International Development . Working with over ...
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