The Volunteer Alliance for Relief & Development is the national relief and development humanitarian organization saving lives in emergencies and eliminating poverty to improve resilience and achieve sustainable growth and social development.
VARD believes in a world without poverty where people can influence decisions that affect their lives, enjoy their rights, and take their role as full citizens of a world in which all human beings are valued and treated equally. However, conflict, climate change, disasters, inequality, and – most recently – the COVID-19 pandemic means one in nine people globally is still going below the poverty line and hunger looms for millions.
VARD has been working with people affected by conflict, climate change, disasters, inequality, gender-based violence, and food insecurity to tackle poverty and hunger. VARD also supports communities in improving productivity, reducing losses, preparing for and coping with climate-related shocks, and crises, and boosting human capital through displacing children’s feeding programs and Education programs
Our purpose is to help create lasting solutions to the injustice of hunger and poverty. The VARD helps the young generation survive, and recover and empowers the young generation to create a future that is secure, and free from the injustice of poverty.
Our teams also train health workers in remote communities to diagnose and treat malnutrition, diarrhea, malaria and pneumonia.
VARD equally provides peer mediation activities and other youth engaging activities
VARD is strengthening the inter-linkages between the local actors, school teachers and parents thereby improving decisions,
Each donations matter, even the smallest ones.We are transparent and every dollar goes to the future