Malawi → UN Volunteer Programme Vital to Addressing Development Challenges
14 April 2016
Malawi’s Permanent Representative to the United Nations, Brian Bowler, has said that the United Nations Volunteers programme plays a major role in addressing numerous challenges ranging from poverty, climate change to HIV/AIDS epidemic in Malawi and other developing countries. Visit site
23 March 2016
Geoffrey Prewitt, Chief of the UNV Development Programming Section, stresses that it’s important to encourage volunteerism at a policy level following the V-Award ceremony in Sri Lanka. Visit site
A day in the life of a UN Volunteer Programme Officer
14 March 2016
Winners of the UNV Global Presentation Competition "Youth Change the World - Volunteering for the SDGs"
Vojtech Hledik, UN Volunteer Programme Officer in Ukraine, gives us a closer look at the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme and shares his advice for those considering a UN career. Visit site
23 February 2016
UNV India has been hosting the Indian iteration of the Global Presentation Competition "Youth Change the World - Volunteering for the SDGs" in cooperation with multiple UNV offices including Ghana, Fiji, Uganda and more in the world.
World leaders gathered on 25 September 2015, at the United Nations in New York to adopt the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development. The 2030 Agenda comprises 17 new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), which will guide policy and funding for the next 15 years, beginning with a historic pledge to end poverty. Everywhere. Permanently. Visit site