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IYV+10 Declarations
Downloads from the recent conferences and meetings that have taken place this year, the tenth anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers (IYV+10).


Below you will find the Synopsis Recommendations from the five regional IYV+10 consultations, the DPI-NGO Declaration Chair's Text, the Global Volunteer Conference Declaration, and the Southern Africa Conference Declaration.

"Volunteering for a sustainable future": A document from the Global Volunteer Conference that took place 15-17 September 2011 in Budapest, Hungary, organized by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) and the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme.
GVC Declaration

This document constitutes a synopsis of 125 recommendations gathered at five International Year of Volunteers Tenth Anniversary Regional Consultation Meetings held during March-June 2011.
Synopsis Recommendations from the five regional IYV+10 consultations

"Sustainable Societies; Responsive Citizens": a declaration from the 64th Annual UN DPI/NGO Conference that took place in Bonn, Germany, from 3-5 September 2011.
Chair's Text from the recent DPI-NGO Conference

"Creating an enabling environment for volunteer action in the region": a final declaration adopted on 19 October 2011 at the close of the Southern Africa Conference on Volunteer Action for Development in Johannesburg.
Southern Africa Conference Declaration