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This page is conceived for UNV Country Office Teams to access News Flashes and related resources and promotional material. Anything that is posted here is also accessible via the internal UNV Knowledge Platform. 

Please do not forget to also check the 'Resources' section of the IYV+10 website for valuable information that may assist or pertain to your office.
28 July 2010
News Flash 3: 28 July 2010 by Simona Costanzo Sow
Bonn, Germany: News Flash Three: Attached to this News Flash you will find 3 documents: a PDF of this News Flasha general version of a slide presentation for IYV+10, and a brief version of the IYV+10 presentation for internal use. These document will provide additional insight into IYV+10. You may want to distribute this document to your partners on the national level.

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09 July 2010
News Flash 2: 9 July 2010 by Simona Costanzo Sow
Bonn, Germany: News Flash Two: Attached to this News Flash you will find five documents: a PDF of this News Flash, two copies of the Vision Statement (Branded and Non-Branded) and two copies of the Global Call for Action (Branded and Non-Branded). These document will provide additional insight into IYV+10. You may want to distribute this document to your partners on the national level.

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28 June 2010
News Flash 1: 28 June 2010 by Simona Costanzo Sow
Bonn, Germany: News Flash One: Attached to this News Flash you will find three documents: a PDF of this News Flash, a copy of 'IYV+10: Opportunities for Action' (which gives a brief overview of the global process underway to mark the tenth anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers) and our Preparing for the International Year of Volunteers Survey (in English, Français and Español). You may want to distribute these document to your partners on the national level. 
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SURVEY--Preparing for the International Year of Volunteers (Tenth Anniversary): 
In preparation of marking the tenth anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers (IYV+10) in 2011, UNV has been reviewing material on the National Committees, which existed in many countries for the IYV in 2001. We would like to undertake a mapping exercise of existing National Committees and other coordinating structures for volunteer-involving organizations (VIOs) on national level, which could play a role in marking the tenth anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers. We would greatly appreciate your support by filling in the following online survey and sharing relevant expertise and knowledge. Take survey in English

Français: Voir ci-joint | Complétez l'enquête
Español:   Ver anexo  | Realice la encuesta

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21 May 2011
IYV+10 PowerPoint presentation 
We have revised our PowerPoint presentation to inform and inspire members and partners about IYV+10. It gives background information on the original IYV and IYV+10, outlines objectives of the year, and highlights actions which UNV will undertake and facilitate together with its partners at national and global levels to mark the year.

The presentation also lists tools that can be used by all interested in marking the year, and names some of the events that will take place around the globe.  Read article