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IVCO (International Volunteer Cooperation Organisations’ Conference) is the annual conference of the International Forum for Volunteering in Development (Forum), bringing together heads of agencies from volunteering for development organisations from around the globe. 

This year's theme is 'Advancing Quality in Volunteering for Development'.

Discover the latest content and ideas 

Through a series of keynotes, plenary and breakout sessions, we will explore the theme and discuss how quality can be maximised in the volunteering for development sector.

Connect and build relationships 

This year's conference will bring together 150 heads of agencies, as well as representatives of government, the private sector, and the wider development sector. We hope you can join us.

Explore the issues that matter

IVCO 2019 will give you the opportunity to share innovations and build networks. 

Join us to exchange ideas with people from across the industry through our interactive agenda.

Register for IVCO 2019 


VSO is proud to be hosting IVCO 2019 in Kigali, Rwanda, in collaboration with Forum and with support from the UK’s Department for International Development (DFID), the Rwanda Convention Bureau and the National Itorero Commission (Rwanda)