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Food Distribution in Waremme, Belgium

The 30 volunteers from the AIC group in Waremme want to promote a balanced diet and so every week, they propose a selection of seasonal fruits and vegetables to disadvantaged people in the local area (single people, single-parent families and large families).  This sustainable development project gets the beneficiaries involved and values their skills through […]

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Madagascar: Promoting the basic rights to education, a decent diet and an identity

The volunteers from AIC-Madagascar support primarily children who are not in school and their mothers.  They set up preschool centres, organise educational support to get children back into state school and provide a daily meal at the centres’ canteens.  They also offer scholarships to young students to allow them to access higher education.  Another service […]

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Colombia, Bogota – Vocational Training for Women

“Thanks to the sewing machine, I don’t feel such a big void anymore, I don’t feel the depression I have suffered since I lost my daughter.” In Colombia, 150,000 people are displaced each year because of the armed conflicts affecting the country. 95% of them are living below the poverty line. Many of them are […]

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Happy Feast of St Vincent!

The Feast day of our founder celebrated on this 27 September brings us together as AIC volunteers from around the globe, who all pursue the same objective of working with those living in poverty to build a fairer world. Let’s make this day a celebration that we share with those we support, the other AIC […]

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The AIC DIPLOMA continues…

The success of the AIC Diploma in Latin America was evident from the enthusiastic participation of a significant number of AIC volunteer groups and the new projects that many of them subsequently implemented.  The AIC Diploma was offered to the 22 AIC national associations in Latin America and more than 500 volunteers there successfully completed the programme. Motivated […]

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A Bird-watching Walk for AIC

On Sunday 12th June 2016, more than 50 friends and supporters of AIC got up early to participate in a bird-watching walk organized by the AIC International Secretariat. On the agenda for the morning: a 3.5 hour walk through fields and forests around Grez-Doiceau in Belgium. Enthusiastic guides allowed the participants to observe different birds, […]

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