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Volunteer Programs in Nepal: VIN offers affordable volunteer opportunities in Nepal for interested individuals, organizations, groups & couples to make a significant contribution to Nepali communities, in the meantime, experiencing the rich culture, natural magnificence, and daily life of Nepali people. Nepal is......


Children in ECD

Child Care: Early Childhood Development

“Learning starts from right at birth. Child care at the early childhood development (ECD) program fosters a congenial learning environment for children of 3 to 5 years of age to develop motor, mental, social and emotional skills.” In Nepal, little effort is made by the government and various other sectors,......

Light for Nepal's Children Home

Child Care: Orphanage Homes

Each year, hundreds of children leave their destitute villages to find work in Nepal's crowded cities. Most of these children deprived of education end up working as child laborers in restaurants, factories, and hotels. These disadvantaged children need attention, love, care, and a decent education that could......

Children's Club Planning Meeting

Childrens Clubs Facilitation

Children are regarded as the pillars of any nation. At VIN we believe that they are not only the future but also the present. Therefore the organization primarily focuses its programs on exploring the hidden potential in all children of our working catchments. VIN mobilizes ...

Awareness campaign on personal hygiene

Community Health & Medical Care

VIN welcomes all interested medical students, individuals, professionals, organizations, associations and other groups to join our Community Health and Medical Care program.Community Health Program Goal   To sustainably and significantly improve the basic health conditions of the Jitpur community by improving: access to health services, hygiene facilities,......

Local youths pracrising computer skills

Computer Technology Volunteer

The majority (more than 90%) of public and community schools do not have access to computers. Very few public schools have newly introduced Information Technology (IT) centers and if they do, there are limited computers. This access is only possible in the cities; not in the villages due to lack......

Toilet Construction

Construction and Manual Work

Our construction and manual work volunteer project is designed for mutual benefits. Benefit to the disadvantaged communities and benefit to the local & overseas volunteers who would like to contribute to the sustainable development of Nepal. Majority of the schools in Nepal lack basic infrastructure such as toilets,......

Reserve Tank

Environment & Water Research

Volunteers / interns Job Description:The volunteers will develop a concept paper on "Water Research Project" .Based on the concept, they will prepare research tools like questionnaire, observation, focus group discussions their own or with assistance of VIN's staff in the target community.Conduct research, analyze data and submit research report to......

International Volunteer working on Tomato farm

Environment and Agroforestry

Nepal is full of biodiversity. Due to the lack of awareness matched by a rapid population growth, natural resources have been depleted much more quickly than expected. If this continues, communities may face devastating natural disasters such as soil erosion, landslides and a consequent outbreak of epidemics. VIN therefore mobilizes......

Fundraising and Grant Writing

VIN is a not-for-profit nongovernmental organization based in Nepal. We do not have any funding agency. VIN therefore is looking for a Grant writer and fundraiser who can write project proposals based on real life situations in the VIN working sites to fund its upcoming projects. The grant writer will......

Nepali Cultural Dance

Language/Culture/Home Stay

Home-stays and cultural exchange programs can be arranged in most areas of Nepal with our 35 Host families. Participants will be placed with a Nepali family in a small rural village for the duration of their stay.    This provides the volunteers with an excellent opportunity to learn about all aspects......

Volunteer training Nepali teachers

Nepal Teacher Development

                                                                          Watch Our Video  One of the crucial issues for quality education has been Teacher Development. Most of the Public Schools have untrained and unqualified (more than 60%) teachers; the primary level of formal education is commonly regarded as the foundation of quality education. VIN therefore aims to......

UK Volunteer Helping at the Office

Office Administration

Program IntroductionVIN’s office is based in Balaju, Kathmandu. This is where the Volunteer Office Administrator is stationed, working alongside the other 5 full-time office-based VIN staff. From here, all of VIN’s programs are run (including Women’s Development; Children’s Development; Youth Development; Teacher Development; the Health program and placements in......

Summer Volunteer & Travel Tour

Program Duration: 3/4 weeks (2/3 weeks volunteering and 1 week travel tours) - You can also extend your volunteer time with VIN. It will cost €50 extra per week.   Program Cost: €675 (Euros) Including Travel to Chitawan Jungle Safari or Pokhara   Start dates: 1st and 15th of each month   VIN offers......

Volunteers on Cultural sight Seeing

Summer Volunteer & Trekking

VIN is dedicated to promoting the most affordable and exciting trekking and volunteering programs in Nepal for the betterment of local communities in need as well as enriching the lives of travelers around the globe. Its unique and innovative ways of operating make it a......

volunteers enjoying with the monks

Teaching English at Buddhist Monastery / Nunnery

More than 130,000 Tibetans Buddhist live in exile in India, Nepal, and Bhutan, and nearly 20 percent of those exiled live in Nepal. Although they are now free to practice their religion and rebuild their cultural heritage, they still face many problems, as is expected for any refugee.  Education for......

volunteering on teaching to school children

Teaching English in Nepal - Community Schools

“I really loved teaching English in Nepal with VIN.  This was my first overseas volunteering experience and it was unforgettable!  The community I worked with was wonderful and I have fallen in love with the culture of Nepal.  I was a bit nervous at first but my fears were instantly......

Visiting Agrofarms with a volunteer

Volunteer Agro Farm

Volunteering in the Agro Farm program is operated under the women’s empowerment division set up by VIN. This program is suitable for those who study the environment and climate change, sustainable agriculture and livelihood, women’s studies, international relations, social work, development studies, Nepal studies, and cultural studies. The Women’s empowerment program may......

Jul 1, 2010 Volunteers

Volunteer Coordinator

“I have worked with VIN for several months as a volunteer coordinator, which was a very fulfilling experience both for VIN as for me. It is quite a challenge to be a link between the Nepalese staff and the international volunteers, and be responsible for all organizational aspects,......

Khutruke Saveing Program arranged for cooperative members

Women's Empowerment

VIN’s mission is to empower marginalized communities, with a focus on women and children, through enhanced educational programs and community training to promote equality, economic well-being and basic human rights within those communities. Working towards women's empowerment enables one to support women in their pursuit of a healthy and sustainable livelihood.......

Working with Deaf and Disabled People

Volunteer in Nepal, and experience the culture of this diversified country firsthand in a meaningful way. In partnership with different deaf and blind schools, VIN is seeking experienced deaf educators who are fluent in sign language as well as volunteers without signing abilities. Volunteers will work directly with deaf schools......

Teaching Yoga to Buddhist monks

Yoga Teaching Volunteer

Volunteer Target Group Certified Yoga teachers and Intermediate to advanced Yoga students all over the world willing to volunteer under VIN’s volunteering program to bring Yoga to Nepal Direct Beneficiaries of Yoga Projects Nepali Children, Women and Buddhist Monks Benefit of the Yoga Volunteer Program Nepal Integration of Yoga practice as a tool for stress......

Human rights and peace and development training to youth club

Youth Empowerment

                                                                          Watch our Youth Development VideoVIN's youth program has a three-fold aim: to prepare the youth of Nepal for all future endeavors by enhancing their social and professional life skills; as well as developing confidence within them, in order to help them deal with all problematic situations; and to......

I really enjoyed the program. the children are amazing and i learned so much from them. i taught the children many songs and dances and......
Meghan Vickery
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Women’s Group Meeting & Life Skills Class
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Volunteers Initiative Nepal
Volunteers Initiative Nepal
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SWC Affiliation: 20910
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Volunteers Initiative Nepal (VIN)

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