On Volunteering and Social Development, Expert Working Group Meeting
30 November 1999

At the Copenhagen World Summit on Social Development
in 1995 some 117 countries pledged to implement ten
commitments to alleviate poverty, promote full-employment and
secure social integration. Although volunteering was not
specifically mentioned in Copenhagen, reference was made
to the important role played by voluntary and community
organizations in social and economic advance.
This page can found at: http://www.worldvolunteerweb.org/resources/policy-documents/international/doc/on-volunteering-and-social.html