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NGOAction Village India
AddressAction Village India, 76 Wentworth St, London, E1 7SA
Telephone020 72476406
Emailcontact@aviuk.org
Websitewww.actionvillageindia.org.uk
Background InformationAction Village India is a small-scale international development charity (no. 1007678), currently supporting five projects in India. Following in the tradition of Mahatma Gandhi, the group focuses on the problems of India's impoverished rural population, deploying financial aid to support agriculture, and backing those who press for land reform. The charity now also incorporates Returned Volunteer Action (RVA) (formerly the Voluntary Overseas Service Association). Sources: www.bond.org.uk; contact with NGO, 2006
Year Created1988
Other Names / Antecedent BodiesOriginally known as Friends of Assefa (Association of Sarva Seva Farms); Returned Volunteer Action (RVA) (formerly the Voluntary Overseas Service Association)
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KeywordsHinduism; International development and humanitarian aid.
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