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UNDP Fiji web story announces new report on youth volunteerism in Fiji
12 June 2015
UNDP Fiji features the publication of Engage. Empower. Experience - Youth Volunteerism in Fiji, a new report, and likely the country's first on this topic, produced by UNV and the National Youth Council of Fiji. Youth Volunteers participated in every aspect of the report's development, from its research design to its recommendations. Visit site
More about: Youth
Countries:  Fiji
UN News Center: UN Volunteer in Mali advocates for detainees' rights
09 June 2015
UN News Center features UN Volunteer Joseph Agbor Effim, from Cameroon, a UNV Judicial Affairs Officer with the United Nations Multidimensional Integrated Stabilization Mission in Mali (MINUSMA).  The story explores his mission: to participate in efforts to find a lasting solution to the crisis in the country, and particularly to ensure that the rights of detainees are respected. Visit site
The Stewardship Report: Volunteers contribute to UN global development agenda's success
06 June 2015
The Stewardship Report, a US news aggregator that describes itself as "connecting goodness", picked up the unv.org web story launching the State of the World's Volunteerism Report 2015. Visit site
UPI: UN reports volunteerism plays vital role in government accountability
05 June 2015
Amy R. Connolly reported in UPI that the State of the World's Volunteerism Report 2015 found "Volunteerism around the world ensures people in developing countries play an active role in their governments and economies, but their potential is undervalued."

UPI Español carried a Spanish language article by José De Bastos here.

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TakePart: links SWVR 2015 to story about everyday people standing up for social justice
05 June 2015
TakePart, a US digital news and lifestyle magazine that claims to be "a social action platform for the conscious consumer" linked the findings of the newly launched State of World's Volunteerism Report 2015 to stories about ordinary people around the world who are "standing up for social justice". Visit site
Forbes inteviews UNV head of SWVR 2015 team
05 June 2015
"Volunteers are playing a vital role in making governments more accountable," Amanda Mukwashi, chief of the UNV's Volunteer Knowledge and Innovations Section told Forbes magazine in an interview. The VKIS Chief, who led the project team which authored the State of the World's Volunteerism Report 2015 supported by UNV, was interviewed during the launch of the SWVR at UN Headquarters in New York. Visit site
More about: Governance
USA Today lists SWVR 2015 launch among "5 things you need to know Friday"
05 June 2015
USA Today included the launch of the State of the World's Volunteerism Report 2015, at UN Headquarters in New York on 5 June 2015, in its feature "5 things you need to know Friday". Visit site
USA Today: UN reports volunteers key to advancing development
05 June 2015
In USA Today, Jennifer A Calfas reports "Volunteerism around the globe helped people in developing countries participate more actively in their government and economies, but governments undervalue the contribution of volunteers" in her coverage of the launch of The State of the World's Volunteerism Report 2015 in New York on 5 June 2015. Visit site
UN News Centre: Volunteers can contribute to new global development agenda's success
05 June 2015
UN News Centre picks up unv.org web article to launch of the State of the World's Volunteerism Report 2015 on 5 June 2015. The SWVR 2015 examines the role of volunteerism in local governance and contends that volunteers can contribute to the new development agenda's success. Visit site
UN News features UNV PO in Ecuador: How one UN Volunteer found her calling
05 June 2015
The UN News Centre features Piera Zuccherin, UNV Programme Officer in Ecuador, in an in-depth article on her 20 years of experience as a volunteer and her current UNV assignment in Ecuador.  The article reports on UNV, its work towards the MDGs and on Ms Zuccherin's activities in Ecuador, among others, mobilizing community volunteers to preserve the environment and reduce poverty.   Visit site

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Below is a list of articles about UNV published in other web sites and online newspapers.
UNV is administered by the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP)