The concept for Global Integrated Education Volunteers Association emerged in 2005 and the organization was birth in January 2007 after being registered with the cooperate affairs commission in August of 2006. The Birth of the organization was as a result of the critical need to empower the present and future generation of youth in Nigeria for sustainable future & development.

The Principal Founder of GIEVA Dr Daniel Obaka was motivated to this because of his experience as a child from a very poor background. His poor mother inspite of the limited finances she had did not deter to ensure a sound education was provided for her son.

Encouraged by his experience, Dr Obaka saw the need to empower other Nigerian youths and also provide leadership training for them. In the quest of achieving this dream, he mobilized 16 (Sixteen) pioneer professionals and experts in education, health, environment, youth and social works, information & communication technology, legal, and management teamed up and registered the Association as a non-governmental organization (NGO), Nigeria.