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Rescue boats for Banaba!

With the support of Vodafone, we recently completed our first flood rescue boat here in the Philippines and we've begun construction of the next two boats! Read more »

"Don't Look Down" Success!

Vodafone World of Difference winner Rachael ran IDV's biggest events to date in June– Abseiling in Bristol! Read more »

IDV Wins £20,000 Grahame Maher Award

We're delighted to announce that IDV's Executive Director, Andy Chaggar, has been named as a Grahame Maher Award winner by the Vodafone Foundation. This £20,000 will give us the funding we need to launch operations in the Philippines in early 2013. Read more »

IDV Awarded two World of Difference UK Staffing Grants

We're delighted to announce that the Vodafone Foundation will once again be providing funding for the salary of two staff as part of their UK World of Difference programme. Read more »

2012 Annual Report Released

IDV's Annual Report is now available.

This report covers all of our activities during our 2012 financial year. That financial year ran from September 2011 to August 2012. The report also details our plans for 2013 and beyond. If you want to learn more about IDV, our Annual Report is a great place to start! Read more »

Updates from the Field

From June 2010 to December 2011 IDV volunteers worked in Haiti to help survivors rebuild and recover in the long-term. In late September, 2012, we returned to Haiti for a short visit to see how our projects are still changing lives. Read more »

IDV Executive Director Named Vodafone World of Difference Winner

Andrew Chaggar - IDV DirectorWe're extremely excited to announce that on 19th July, 2010, IDV Executive Director Andrew Chaggar was selected as one of Vodafone's World of Difference International Winners for 2010. Read more »

English Project Manager Cycles 1,000 Miles for English Education

IDV Project Manager Debra recently finished a 1,046 mile journey across the  UK with her friend Olivia. Read more »

“Change Generation” Features IDV Media and Marketing Director

Change Generation is a new series profiling a young generation of change-seekers produced by Fast Company. Read more »

IDV Selected for Support by The Project Solution

The Project Solution recently donated $2,700 (€1,855) to our work at the Foyer d'Orelph Orphanage, providing funds to build roofs over a classroom and the kitchen area as well as complete essential drainage work. Read more »