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22 February 2006, 10:01
Volunteering in Hong Kong by Jessica Pang
Resource to share:
It is getting easier to volunteer in Hong Kong. You can now go to and find one-time or on-going volunteer opportunities. To participate, you have to become a volunteer member first. All projects posted on the website are held by government registered charities, so volunteers will not be "abused" by commercial companies. Have fun volunteering!  Read entry
From: Volunteer Blog
More about: China  Infrastructure
25 January 2006, 12:11
WAY formalises its volunteers programme by Ediola Pashollari
WAY invites interested volunteers (in the age between 25 - 30) to join the programme.  The key functions of the Volunteers Programme would be to assist and support WAY programmes internationally, and to be able to join international relief and emergency programmes coordinated by WAY.  Read entry
From: Volunteer Blog
More about: Advocacy
18 January 2006, 11:57
Appallingly limited view of volunteering by Jayne Cravens
Current promotions of volunteerism, whether in rich or poor countries, are focused primarily on government-endorsed activities: the state or large corporations, through their sponsorship of such campaigns, encourage people to work without pay to address community and social needs, the gain being a better community, improved self-esteem for the volunteer, and less money needed to pay for such action, as volunteers aren't paid.

It's an appallingly limited view of what volunteering is and its true importance and power, and it's no wonder that the unemployed and the disenfranchised scoff at such campaigns.

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From: Volunteer Blog
More about: Policy
17 November 2005, 11:11
Another question on good volunteer management by Nan Hawthorne
"What are the top 2-3 MISTAKES inexperienced volunteer resources managers make?" asks Nan Hawthorne, Editor-in-Chief of the Volunteer Management Review.  Read entry
16 November 2005, 15:39
Ireland releases guides on volunteering by Volunteer Centres Ireland
For IVD 2005, Volunteer Centres Ireland, the national co-ordinating body of  volunteer centres, will launch a series of guides to volunteering on 5 December in Dublin, Ireland.  Read entry
From: IVD 2005 Blog
More about: Ireland