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13 December 2005
Two NGOs win awards for outstanding volunteerism by Patricia Thangaraj
Troy Barker, Operations Manager, UNDP (left) presents the plaque for winning the UN Volunteers Award, Barbados and the OECS to Mario Bento, Project Officer for the Waste Recycling Corporation (second from right). (Photo: Courtesy The Barbados Advocate)
Two organizations, one in Barbados and the other in Antigua, have captured the awards for outstanding volunteerism. The awards were presented at the UN Headquarters on International Volunteer Day.   Read article
More about: Antigua and Barbuda
21 December 2004
Barbados launched 'volunteer tags' on IVD 
Bridgetown: International Volunteer Day (IVD) celebrations in Barbados began with a church service at The Cathedral Church of St. Michael and Angels, Bridgetown.  Read article
More about: Advocacy
23 November 2004
Barbados to raise funds for non-profit organizations 
St. Michael's, Barbados: The Barbados Association of Non-Governmental Organisations (BANGO) is organizing several activities to mark International Volunteer Day, from 5-11 December, in St.  Read article
From: BANGO, Barbados
More about: Activism
04 March 2002
Relato by Danilo Souza
Cheguei em Itaquiraí no dia 13 de Maio de 2002 com um objetivo, desenvolver um trabalho de Inclusão Digital, mas que pudesse se tornar reaplicável em outras localidades e também por outras pessoas.  Read article
14 February 2002
Barbados National Report 

 

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Not enough volunteers in Barbados, says Inniss  
A call has gone out for Barbadians to embrace the spirit of volunteerism. It has come from Minister of Health Donville Inniss who observed that volunteers were becoming a "rarity".   Visit site
Volunteers mentoring a new breed of entrepreneurs 
A new breed of regional producers is emerging in the Caribbean, made up of entrepreneurial youth, either unemployed or under employed, with viable business ideas and a strong desire to see those ideas become income and wealth generating. Experienced entrepreneurs, professionals, business and community leaders volunteer their time and experience as business mentors to encourage and support these young business men and women in the region and beyond.  Visit site
Barbados: Spirit of volunteerism needs rekindling 
The Barbados Minister of Family, Youth Affairs, Sports and the Environment, Dr. Esther Byer-Suckoo, is calling on Barbadians to become more involved in volunteer organizations as a means of giving back to their communities and making a significant contribution to development.  Visit site