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About Us

Canadian Alliance for Development Initiatives and Projects (CADIP) is a non-profit organization. It has no religious or political affiliation. Through various charity, volunteer and youth initiatives, CADIP promotes peace, cooperation, tolerance and understanding in multi-cultural, multi-ethnic and international surroundings. The organization also promotes patterns and examples of civil activities focused on serving others, on building social ties and strengthening communities, on supporting civil society development.

Aims and general objectives

• To promote volunteering as an expression of civic contribution; • To strengthen the international contacts among young people; • To build tolerance and understanding in multicultural and multi-ethnic surroundings; • To promote multiunderstanding among youth all over the world; • To facilitate the individual growth of the volunteers through the acquisition of work, life and learning skills; • To work for the recognition and promotion of non-formal learning; • To support the community initiatives and assist in community development;

Main activities

Short-term voluntary projects focusing on charity work with orphans and children from underprivileged and disadvantaged background environmental protection social services including recreation and care programs for children, elderly and people with special needs restoration and conservation work festivities any other volunteer actions with social impact.

Middle and long-term Voluntary Service:

• youth exchanges

• seminars, conferences, trainings, youth competitions and contests, info-markets

• environmental actions

• cultural festivals

Latest Listings

Education and sustainable development in rural Kampot, Cambodia (Volunteer Opportunity)

Training and support for mentally challenged young adults in Kenya (Volunteer Opportunity)

Children’s program and farming activities in Kisumu, Kenya (Volunteer Opportunity)

Artistic volunteer project in Togo (Volunteer Opportunity)

Merry Christmas for disadvantaged Vietnamese kids in Hanoi (Volunteer Opportunity)

Promoting voluntarism through journalism and photography in Reykjavik (Volunteer Opportunity)

Raising awareness for the preservation of Borobudur - the world's largest Buddhist temple (Volunteer Opportunity)

Education for children in Semarang’s red light district (Volunteer Opportunity)

Raising environmental awareness and preserving the Gedong Songo temple (Volunteer Opportunity)

Support for orphans and vulnerable children in Kenya (Volunteer Opportunity)