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05 December 2007, 15:36
Syria: Promoting volunteerism by Ms. Signe Ejerskov
In partnership with a wide range of Syrian NGOs, The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), through the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Programme is organizing a public event in the Sibki Park, Shalan, on International Volunteer Day.  Read entry
From: IVD 2007 Blog
More about: Syria
05 December 2007, 15:24
Kenya: Strenthening volunteerism by Laban Chiko
UNV Kenya along with other Volunteer Involving Organizations (VIOs) have settled on the theme "Strengthening Volunteerism in Kenya" as we mark the IVD 2007.  Read entry

More about: Kenya
05 December 2007, 15:47
Honduras: Ayúdanos a construir un mundo mejor by Jessica Jansson
.Este año la celebración del Día del Voluntariado en Honduras, en la que contaremos con la participación de instituciones gubernamentales, agencias del Sistema de Naciones Unidas y organizaciones de la sociedad civil; consistirá en una feria a celebrarse el día 5 de diciembre.  Read entry
From: IVD 2007 Blog
More about: Honduras
20 December 2006, 11:13
Strengthening volunteerism and management in Kazahstan by Eenjin Batsuren
Kazakhstan recognizes that volunteerism is a resource they could tap into to improve lives of its people. On IVD, volunteer-involving organizations are coming together to help government agencies create strategies and laws on volunteering.  Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
More about: Kazakhstan  Management
04 December 2006, 15:43
Volunteers maintain professionalism: Volunteering Ireland 
Non-profit organizations rely on volunteers to maintain crucial standards of professionalism and accountability in their work, says head of Volunteering Ireland Stuart Garland in his message for IVD 2006.  Read entry
From: Volunteering Ireland
More about: Ireland
04 December 2006, 14:27
Numerous organizations to hold talk show, blood donation in Timor-Leste by Rafiqul Haider
In Timor-Leste, IVD organizers have planned to a talk show to discuss national volunteering, hold a blood donation and tree-planting activities.  Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
More about: Timor-Leste
30 November 2006, 09:10
Celebrating IYV, 5 years on in Sierra Leone by Andrew E. Chishakwe
In Sierra Leone, international and local volunteer-involving organizations will be involved in organizing IVD celebrations. Aside from televised discussion on volunteerism for development, there will be a march and performances to celebrate "International Year of Volunteers, 5 Years On".  Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
More about: Sierra Leone
29 November 2006, 10:34
'Let the evidence speak' for volunteerism in Ethiopia by Selamawit Tsige
Volunteer-involving organizations in Ethiopia will hold an exhibit, "Let evidence speak", to express appreciation to volunteers' contribution to the country's development.  Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
More about: Ethiopia  MDG 6  Policy
15 November 2006, 15:20
Encouraging students to volunteer in the US by Vicki Burkhart
For International Volunteer Day, the US-based Civic Engagement Centre of the Central Washington University will be holding a reception for Student Union building to celebrate the work of our volunteers and to recruit more volunteers.  Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
More about: United States  Education
01 November 2006, 14:29
Working towards peace in Sri Lanka by UNV Sri Lanka
In Sri Lanka, agencies are organizing exciting events to promote peace and volunteering and the achievement of MDGs.   Read entry
From: IVD 2006 Blog
More about: Sri Lanka  Peacekeeping

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