Huvadhoo Aid is a Non Governmental Non Profit Organisation working for the rural development of Huvadhoo Atoll. As a non-profit organisation the funding sources are limited and the amount of funding which the organisation can generate is also limited. It has number of youth volunteers who work for the development of the region. We are an organization that requires a fee from the volunteer.
Huvadhoo Aid (HAD) exists to enable the rural people to work effectively in promoting and advancing the interests of the rural community of the Maldives to attain basic needs. We work to build a united and strong community for the advancement of the rural community. We base our actions to enable the community and NGOs to effectively promote and advance the interests, well-being of island community, and improve the effectiveness of the NGOs serving the community. Especially we seek to strengthen our actions for sustainable development and poverty alleviation in the community by promoting equity and equality. We do have international volunteer program inviting foreigner to work with the different projects and programs that we conduct. One of the most important programs is environment awareness and conservation program. The major focus areas of the HAD are democratic governance, environment and climate change, youth and women empowerment including sexual reproductive health and right of women, drug preventionisland volunteers ( host foreign volunteers or exchange program) and community development.
As a civil origination works on sustainable development, there has been lots of works done by HAD, involving a variety of initiatives to engage and support young people, youth leaders, educators and youth workers interested in focused areas. We are also working with Asian-Pacific Resource & Research Centre for Women. Please find more information about us at www.huvadhooaid.org