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08 August 2007
European volunteers clear of litter 25 km of Baikal shore 
Participants in the International Baikal Shore Volunteer Service that is acting within the framework of the project Unity in Diversity have cleared of litter over 25 kilometres of Lake Baikal. Forty volunteers from France, Spain, Poland and Russia have staged the ecological action in the area of the popular resorts Enkhaluk and Sukhaya on the lake.  Read article
More about: Environment
10 November 2004
American-Russian Volunteer Initiative launched by Interfax - Moscow, Russia
A group of 50 volunteers from Russia and the U.S. has been formed under an American-Russian Volunteer Initiative project, U.S. Ambassador to Russia Alexander Vershbow told journalists on Tuesday.  Read article
More about: Activism  Infrastructure
12 March 2004
Volunteer teachers ‘linking the planet’ in Siberia 
Novosibirsk, Siberia: The Siberian-based international language school, Cosmopolitan, a non-profit organization, is inviting international volunteer language teachers in English, French and German to its annual multi-cultural educational summer classes, "Linking the Planet", in the outskirts of Novosibirsk in Siberia, Russia.  Read article
27 December 2002
Russia holds volunteering conference in a month-long IVD celebration 
Moscow: Russia celebrated International Volunteer Day (IVD) by holding several regional conferences organized by more than 500 non-governmental organizations (NGOs) and led by the Russian Volunteer Development Centre and the United Nations Volunteers (UNV).  Read article
02 November 2001
Measuring Volunteering statistically toolkit 
A guide for those wanting to study volunteer behaviour.  Read article


Related links
Cross-Cultural Solutions 
Cross-Cultural Solutions offers international volunteer programmes in Brazil, China, Costa Rica, Ghana, Guatemala, India, Peru, Russia, Tanzania and Thailand. Programmes range 2-12 weeks, making it easy for students to participate during holiday and summer vacations.  Visit site
Related blog entries
03 May 2006, 11:57
Seeking volunteers for nature summer work camp on Lake Baikal 
Club Firn, a non-governmental organization founded in 1988, is seeking volunteers for our 3rd annual nature work camp in one of the most beautiful hidden corners of Lake Baikal.  Read entry
04 January 2006, 10:45
Volunteer forum & helping children in Chechnya 
Service for Peace, recently held a volunteer Forum for students in cooperation with Moscow State University, the United Nations Volunteers, the International Association of Volunteers Efforts(IAVE), and  Sozidanie, a national charity, on 12 December in Moscow, for International Volunteer Day (IVD).   Read entry
From: IVD 2005 Blog