05 December 2008  - 05 December 2008
Turkey - IVD events

Education Volunteers Foundation of Turkey will celebrate International Volunteer Day with a conference on 'Youth and Volunteerism'.

The one-day conference will be held in Yapi Kredi Plaza Conference Saloon, Istanbul, Turkey on 5 December 2008. Representatives from civil society, academia, media and volunteers will be invited. The aim is to create a platform where ideas and experiences about ‘Youth and Volunteerism’ can be shared.

It is also aimed to bring all the volunteers and staff of the Foundation together and provide them the opportunity to share their perspectives on volunteering.

The conference will be consisting of two sessions: ‘Youth, Volunteerism and Social Capitalism' and ‘Contribution of Volunteerism in Professional Life’

Additionally, the survey will be realized on ‘Youth, Volunteerism and Social Capitalism’ and the results will be shared.

The survey will be funded by the Volunteer Mentorship Program that has been carried out in partnership with the UNIDEA Foundation.

Contact the Volunteer Coordination Center of TEGV

This page can found at: http://www.worldvolunteerweb.org/intl-vol-day/ivd-campaign-news/ivd-2008-events/doc/turkey-ivd-events.html