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VSO

abbreviation for
1. (Brewing) very superior old: used to indicate that a brandy, port, etc, is between 12 and 17 years old
2. (in Britain) Voluntary Service Overseas: an organization that sends young volunteers to use and teach their skills in developing countries

V.S.O.

(of brandy) very superior old.
Translations

VSO

[ˌviːɛsˈəʊ] n abbr (British) (=Voluntary Service Overseas) → volontariat m international

VSO

(Brit) abbr of Voluntary Service Overseas˜ Entwicklungsdienst m
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ICS is funded by UK aid, so young people don't need cash, qualifications or work experience to take part, just the desire to make a difference to the lives of some of the world's poorest communities Georgia raised PS800 for VSO, which will ensure that communities in developing countries can continue to benefit from the work.
Im so happy to have the VSO back with the Symphony at Sunset in my West End neighbourhood again this year, said Spencer Chandra Herbert, MLA for Vancouver-West End.
On this occasion, Hashim Bilal, country director, VSO Pakistan, appreciated the initiative of Dr Rizwan Naseer for community mobilisation under the community safety programme and performance of community teams in the competition.
VSO coordinator Shahid Khan said a multi-sectoral approach towards the growing employability concerns in Pakistan is the need of the hour.
Those in attendance included member of provincial assembly (MPA) Saadia Sohail, MPA Haroon Imran Gill, Incharge E-library Asif Bilal, Head Girls Guide Association Mrs Shafqat Rafiq, Senior Education Advisor VSO Jamil Najam and educationist Taimur Bandey.
Yeng Morng, the committee head of Ko village in Kampong Thom, said that the VSO project, improved fish-processing methods, which in turn increased the price of the villages' catch.
The two-day conference is hosted annually by the Washington State of Veteran Affairs and is mainly meant to provide continuing education for veteran "providers" such as VSO's and non-profit organizations as well as the many military-themed groups as the American Legion, but allowances were made for this special ceremony.
The VSO is currently conducting house-to-house vaccination campaigns in Barangays Comembo, Santa Cruz and San Isidro.
The great thing about VSO is the opportunity to work with school management and community leaders in a way that is sustainable."
Last March 7, the VSO started accepting walk-ins for pet microchipping from 9 a.m.
Katherina 'Jing' Mangahas, VSO chief, said the biothermal microchips, no larger than a grain of rice, would contain information about the pet and its owner, as well as data on its rabies vaccination.
"Our continuing mission is to give back to our Military and Veteran Community," said Steve Buth, President of the VSO. "We are now providing free resume services, career advice, preparing veteran for interviews and translating Military skills into the job's market.