TRAIN + DEVELOP To support the community in economic self-empowerment and to create a sustainable and independent structure Viva trains people in certain skills, develops enterprises and creates jobs.
Provide skills training to teenagers and adults in order to equip them to find meaningful employment or enable them to maximize their income generation potential.
To assist previously disadvantaged beneficiary entrepreneurs to achieve financial independence and sustainability, by accelerating and facilitating business development and expansion of their financial and/or operational capacity.
All positions at a Viva Village are filled from the community. Where skills are lacking, support is given until capacity is built. The goal of each Viva Village is to achieve sustainable self-sufficiency within 5 years.