We work for a world in which every person can be the protagonist of their own integral development, along with that of their community, even in emergency situations. Our mission, vision and method

329 Projects
39 Countries
91.357.838 € Aggregate financial statements (net of extraordinary items)
2.169 Staff
10.644.624 Direct beneficiaries
22.212 Children in distance support program
Social Report
Our results
AVSI's Social Report presents the data on the activities and projects implemented last year.

Structure and governance

Patrizia Savi
President + Info
Alfredo Mantica
Vice President + Info
Giampaolo Silvestri
Segretario General + Info

Staff

In figures

All our people 2,169
  • 38% Women
  • 62% Men

International and national staff distribution

Brazil

  • 4

Burundi

  • 78

Cameroon

  • 1

Ivory Coast

  • 33

Ecuador

  • 62

Jordan

  • 30

Haiti

  • 309

Iraq

  • 38

Kenya

  • 81

Lebanon

  • 125

Mexico

  • 17

Mozambique

  • 153

Myanmar

  • 23

Palestine

  • 3

Peru

  • 14

Dem. Rep. Congo

  • 272

Republic of Congo

  • 6

Dominican Republic

  • 5

Sierra Leone

  • 21

Syria

  • 21

Somalia

  • 7

South Sudan

  • 142

Tunisia

  • 6

Uganda

  • 646

AVSI was founded in 1972 with a first project in Zaire and it currently operates in 39 countries, ranking among the top 10 Italian NGOs. On the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the foundation we brought five storytellers into the field, so that they could visit our projects and narrate our idea of the future. The series "A promise we renew" and all the initiatives organized in Italy and around the world are available here: