International Council of Voluntary Agencies (ICVA)

Name Dr. Elizabeth Ferris
Position Executive Director
Address chemin du Grand-Montfleury 48, CH-1290 Versoix
Phone +41-22-732 66 00
Fax +41-22-738 99 04

Activity summary:

The International Council of Voluntary Agencies is an independent, international association not-for-profit, non-governmental organisations active in the fields of humanitarian assistance and development cooperation. Established in 1962 to promote the development of voluntary agencies, ICVA today provides a permanent international liaison structure for voluntary agency consultation and cooperation.
ICVA’s membership is drawn from Africa, Asia, the Middle East, Australia, Latin America, the Caribbean, North America and Europe, and its members are secular, Buddhist, Islamic, Jewish, Protestant and Roman Catholic.