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15 December 2006
Volunteers: A real inspiration in Yemen by Nisreen Shadad
Sana'a, Yemen: “Volunteers are the real inspiration for all of us. Volunteering is about people and beliefs…it’s about people believing to make a difference. All of us – no matter what our work or spatiality or area of work – can volunteer and make a difference,” says United Nations Resident Coordinator in Yemen Flavia Pansieri.  Read article
More about: Advocacy
12 December 2006
Volunteering gives Yemen the crucial push by Kawkab al-Thaibani
Amran, Yemen: Each year, thousands of volunteers work on projects across Yemen, giving their time and energy to a variety of projects. And last week, these volunteers were recognized for their selfless contributions, on International Volunteer Day, December 5.  Read article
More about: Advocacy
15 December 2005
Volunteer in Yemen? ‘Please be serious!’ by Walid Al-Saqqaf
The word ‘volunteer’ is rarely appreciated or even understood by many Yemenis. Observers believe the current environment in Yemen does not encourage volunteerism due to high unemployment, extreme poverty and lack of basic services.  Read article
From: Yemen Times
More about: Infrastructure  Policy
21 December 2004
Women's voluntary association opens in Yemen 
Amran, Yemen: To mark International Volunteer Day, Mark Malloch Brown, Administrator of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), recently inaugurated Al-Amel Women Voluntary Association and gave recognition to the work of UN Volunteers (UNV) programme in Amran, Yemen.  Read article
More about: Advocacy  Gender