Developing quality

The quality association ventao contributes to the mandatory implementation of the quality system in the joint operation (“Gemeinschaftswerk”) weltwärts and the quality management according to the quality standards of the Federal Ministry for Economic Cooperation and Development (BMZ).

The responsibility for the quality of the development volunteer service weltwärts rests with the sending organizations.

As quality association we consider it our task to advice and support our members individually and needs-oriented in their quality development process

We offer our members:

Advice and networking opportunitiesAdvice on all topics related to volunteer services – if required in-house.

  •  Support with the external certification by QUIFD
  •  Networking and information sharing by fortnightly newsletters, the member’s section of the website and regular event.
  •  Support for information sharing with local partner organizations by quarterly partner newsletter in English and Spanish.

Quality development and capacity building

  • Production of publications and manuals for practical application
  • Demand-oriented organisation of workshops and trainings

Committee work and political representation

  • Representing the members in various weltwärts committees