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Mr AlKazim Secretary General of AFVA and Mr Richard Dictus launching the first ever Annual Report in Arabic, thanks to AFVA sponsorship. (UNV, 2015)
A new impetus for the partnership between UNV and the Arab Federation of Voluntary Activities (AFVA)
19 February 2015
Bonn, Germany: On Thursday February 19th, Richard Dictus, the Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme welcomed the Secretary General of the Arab Federation for Voluntary Activities (AFVA) Mr Yousuf Ali AlKazim from Doha, Qatar, at UNV Headquarters in Bonn.

Mr Yousuf Ali AlKazim and Richard Dictus jointly launched the first ever Arabic version of UNV Annual Report 2013 which was made possible thanks to AFVA sponsorship. You can read the UNV Annual Report 2013 in Arabic by following this link.

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Karl Wagner verifying the positioning and field of a marking needle during arms marking exercises in Togo (UNV, 2014)
Volunteering for disarmement process in Africa
27 January 2015
Lomé, Togo: Based in Togo, I have been an International United Nations Volunteer  (Security Sector Reform Specialist /Programme Manager) at the United Nations Regional Centre for Peace and Disarmament in Africa (UNREC) for the past 2 and a half years.  Before my current tenure at UNREC I worked with the NGO Search for Common Ground on a conflict mediation project in Northern Tanzania, in partnership with the Tanzanian National Police. Read
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UNV Executive Coordinator, Richard Dictus  meeting with M. Romain Schneider, Minister of Luxembourg for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid (UNV, 2015)
Luxembourg and UNV confirm their strong partnership
12 February 2015
Luxembourg, Luxembourg: On Wednesday February 11th, the Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers programme (UNV) Richard Dictus, met with M. Romain Schneider, Minister of Luxembourg for Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid in Luxembourg. Were also attending this meeting, Mrs Martine Schommer, General Director of Luxembourg Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid; M. Marc Pitzen, Senior Inspector for the Development Cooperation and Humanitarian Aid and M. Georges Metz from the Ministry of Education and Youth in Luxembourg. Read
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