Alianza por la Solidaridad (Spain), GVC (Italy), La Guilde (France), and Action Aid Hellas (Greece) are non-governmental organisations with sound expertise in management of humanitarian action and volunteering worldwide. Now, together with their partner Ecuasol (Ecuador) they are implementing the project: “Active European citizens in response to humanitarian challenges: EU Aid Volunteers strengthening capacities and resilience of communities affected by humanitarian crises in third countries – VOL4AID”.
The project’s objectives may be summarised as:
1) To engage European citizens in complementing and contributing to Humanitarian Action
2) To ensure high quality management of EU Aid Volunteers by the project participants.
3) To secure the capacities and upgrade the management systems of hosting organizations and local partner organizations for EU Aid volunteers’ deployment, and contribution to their humanitarian interventions.
4) To promote among the European citizenship innovative new ways of engagement in volunteering in humanitarian action (online and employee volunteering).
In this framework, a total of 61 volunteers will be deployed to Colombia, Haiti, Ecuador, Bolivia, Guatemala, Senegal, Lebanon, and Cambodia.
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In the framework of this project GVC deploys 3 volunteers to Ecuador for capacity building activities.