Meet our wonderful 2020-2021 team!
NVDA General Assembly
The General Assembly shall meet in ordinary session once every year. It may meet in extraordinary session if it so decides or at the request either of the Executive Committee or of at least one-third of the Member Organizations on written and in which states the reason for the Assembly. Each full Member Organization shall have one vote in the General Assembly. Decisions shall be made by a simple majority of Member Organizations present and voting unless otherwise stated in this Constitution.
Mr. Kaizawa Shinichiro Founding President of NICE (Japan)
KAIZAWA Shinichiro (Kai) initiated to found NICE in 1990 and NVDA in 1997. NICE has exchanged 81,523 vols. in 30 years toward the colorful & healthy world. He has “invented” various types of projects such as weekend/ group workcamps, Global LMTV Meetings, Stop Climate Change project, Eco Sponge Action, etc. He is a lecturer of Kokushikan univ. since 2002 with 3 classes of service learning. He started IVS in 13 Asian countries together with the local youth/ NGOs. He has no sick for 38 years and loves pioneering the fields and crazy karaoke.
Mr. Bhupendra Ghimire Principle Representative (VIN Nepal)
Bhupi has been a teacher and Principal in Nepal for 8 years. Before starting VIN, he worked with a British charity as a Programme Coordinator and Teacher Trainer, and also gained experience in community mobilization, children development. Bhupi has traveled extensively as a teacher and trainer – instructing over 2000 overseas volunteers and Nepali teachers in TEFL and other subjects, and delivering dozens of workshops for teachers, School Management Committee members, Parent-Teacher Associations, Community Mobilizers and Children’s Clubs.
Ms. Thazin Aung Founder cum Director (GIVE Myanmar)
Ms.Thazin has involved in ivs movement since 2005 and introduced international voluntary service to Myanmar youth. She is the founder of GIVE Myanmar as well as the experienced trainer, organizer and coordinator of variety of national and international programs including international voluntary service and exchange. She has over 10 years’ experience in social and development field working with International Organizations (CARE, Pact, Merlin, etc.) and National organization in various position.
Ms. Ismi Novia Fidosheva Co-Founder & Chairperson of GREAT (Indonesia)
Ms. Ismi Novia is a Co-founder & Chairperson of GREAT Indonesia. She had volunteered in many international projects both in Indonesia and abroad within the international voluntary Service (IVS) networks, such as Service Civil International, CCIVS UNESCO, NVDA Asia Pacific, Erasmus+, Youth In Action, etc which makes her one of the IVS experts in the country.
Ms. Thi Thu Pham Program Coordinator of VPV (Vietnam)
Pham Thi Thu (Thu) is a Program Coordinator of Volunteers for Peace Vietnam (VPV). She started to be involved in International Voluntary Service since 2011 with variety short and long-term projects. Besides, she also works as a facilitator for different trainings and youth development projects in Vietnam.
After the decision from NVDA GA, this position will not be recruited and EC members will share the tasks of it.
Thank you 2018-2019 EC members for their awesome work and contributions to NVDA!
President: Ms. Rhenelyn Queen Dadulo
Vice President: Mr. Mahip Dagar
Vice President: Mr. Miracle Chia Hsin Chien
Treasurer: Ms. Ismi Novia
General Secretary: Ms. Julie Chao