Provide participants a meaningful program combined with ecological tourism, enabling hill tribe people to take full advantage of employment.
The organization works to setup sustainable projects to protect the environment, provide basic education for vulnerable groups, and encourage community development.
Who we are
Volunteerism for Community Development & Environment Education (V4D)
is a non-government, non-profit organization in Vietnam with a mission
to build global community events through local environmental and
As the first local Non-Government volunteer organization in Vietnam with official status to have volunteer programs, V4D provides opportunities that make a difference to the lives of people from all parts of the world. The organization also works to setup sustainable projects to protect the environment, provide career skills education services for vulnerable groups, encourage community development and cultural exchange.
V4D is managed by the Vietnam Association for Conservation of Nature and Environment (VACNE) with the support of Youth in Action Program of European Commission in capacity building, and CCIVS (Co-ordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service) in the volunteer management.
We at V4D value the time given by both our international and local volunteers to help overcome disadvantage.
We are committed to provide professional programs that display compassion and humility.
We strive to rid communities of exploitation of its disadvantaged members.
What we do
With a deep belief that education is fundamental to human progress, enabling individuals and communities to acquire skills and knowledge, essential for improving their quality of life. But for disadvantaged youth their access to education is limited.
We are carrying out this social project to give them opportunities to see the bigger picture of life, to realize their own potential, and to help them address the increasing global social, economic and environmental challenges we face.