Fighting Aids & launching volunteer research in India
01 December 2006, 09:41
by Kinuko Mitani
New Delhi, India: For World AIDS Day, 1 December, the UNV India country office team (COT) and UNV Volunteers based in Delhi are participating as volunteers in assisting the event on 2 December.
Three-day ShARE World Seminar, from 2-4 December: The seminar focuses on ‘China-India: challenges of one billion population country’ in Delhi. The UNV COT has arranged a representative from the Planning Commission, government of India to speak about the current status of the voluntary sector in India.
Another session will be held with students from different countries. The session includes group work and presentation of the "Volunteerism on India" undertaken by students. The organizers are expecting 80 students from the UK, France, China, South Korea, Germany and India.