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08 October 2008
Volunteering and intercultural dialogue 
Luxembourg: The next CEV General Assembly will be held at the European Parliament premises in Luxembourg from 7-8 November 2008.

The conference will focus on 'Volunteering and Intercultural Dialogue', CEV's contribution to the European Year of Intercultural Dialogue 2008. It will be exploring and defining the meaning of 'Intercultural Dialogue', its different aspects with which volunteering can be related to, and present good practice of CEV members as well as of the invited organizations on how volunteering can foster intercultural dialogue and intercultural learning.

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More about: Luxembourg  Policy
13 August 2008
Unite For Sight 6th Global Health Conference 
New Haven, Connecticut, USA: Unite For Sight's conference convenes a committed vanguard of thousands from more than 60 countries. The conference challenges students, professionals, educators, doctors, scientists, lawyers, universities, corporations, nonprofits, and others, to develop innovative solutions to achieve global goals.  View event
More about: United States  Health  MDG 6  MDG 8
13 August 2008
Partnerships for Social Inclusion 
Melbourne, Australia: Increasing social inclusion requires a joined-up approach that cuts across policy departments. Effective action means that the public sector should re-think the way it operates, moving from a traditional hierarchical model to one characterised by multi-sectoral partnerships and flexibility in policy delivery.

The development and nature of these partnerships and the implications for public policy will be the central theme of the Partnerships for Social Inclusion conference from 15-16 October 2008 in Melbourne.

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13 April 2006
Linda Graff National Training Tour of Australia by World Volunteer Web User
A workshop in Brisbane with Linda GRAFF, Canada’s leading volunteerism expert and author of best selliing books including "By Definition: Policies for Volunteer Programs.  View event
More about: Australia
20 January 2006
NY Area Workshop - Principles and Practices of Volunteer Program by World Volunteer Web User
Are you a new volunteer resource practitioner looking for some ways to build your volunteer program?  Are you a seasoned professional looking to inject some fresh ideas into your established program?   View event
More about: United States
08 November 2005
ARNOVA Annual Conference by World Volunteer Web User
The focus area of this year’s event is “Nonprofits, Philanthropy and the Public Agenda: Linking Research, Practice and Policy.” Proposals accepted for presentation have been grouped into 13 tracks including philanthropy, leadership, boards and governance, communication and technology and linking research, policy and practice.  View event
More about: United States
13 September 2005
Volunteering Research: Frontiers and Horizons  by World Volunteer Web User
To mark the end of the UK Year of the Volunteer 2005, the Institute for Volunteering Research will be hosting a two-day seminar to review the latest developments in volunteering research. The seminar will provide a stimulating environment in which to consider new directions in volunteering research.  View event
More about: United Kingdom