Student Volunteer Army


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Student Volunteer Army

n
(Military) (in New Zealand)a students' voluntary organization that aims to undertake useful work in communities, founded in 2010 to help clear up after a damaging earthquake in Christchurch . Abbreviation: SVA
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We know that young people have a great capacity to self-organise and look after others we saw that with the Student Volunteer Army in Canterbury.
At the city's Canterbury University he met members of the Student Volunteer Army, a group formed to provide relief after the disaster.
Founder of the internationally acclaimed Student Volunteer Army that mobilised more than 9000 students via Facebook to clean up Christchurch following the February 2011 earthquake, Johnson talked about the positive changes that can occur by sharing responsibility for community development.

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