Shanti Volunteer Association (SVA)

Unverified non-profit organisation

The Shanti Volunteer Association is a Japanese NGO that was established to support Cambodian refugees in Thailand. SVA currently implements educational assistant projects including school construction, capacity building for teachers/ librarians and publishing picture books in refugee camps in a number of countries . In addition, the organisation supports victims of man made and natural disasters both overseas and inside Japan.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

100 million - 1,000 million

Participant in relevant networks

ADRRN(The Asia Disaster Reduction and Response Network); ASPBAE(Asia South Pacific Association for Basic and Adult Education).

About this organisation

Partnership types

Project funding; Provision of services / personnel; Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Asia: Japan

Global issues

Children, youth and family welfare; Disasters and humanitarian affairs ; Education all (4)


Typhoon Haiyan - Nov 2013; China: Earthquake - Aug 2014