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UN Volunteers programme underlines importance of people power
12 December 2011
On the occasion of International Volunteer Day in Trinidad and Tobago, the UNV Field Unit with the support of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) has joined forces with the Pride in Gonzales Project in Belmont to showcase the numerous volunteer efforts  in the community through the symbolic Planting of a Peace Pole. Visit site
IVD for economic and social development
12 December 2011
The International Volunteer Day for Economic and Social Development will be observed on December across the world including Pakistan to give volunteers a chance to work together on projects and campaigns promoting their contributions to economic and social development at local, national and international levels. Visit site
UN highlights vital role played by volunteers worldwide in development
12 December 2011
"Volunteers have the power to change lives, build social cohesion, enhance civic participation, mitigate conflict and contribute to society's well-being," UNV Deputy Executive Coordinator Naheed Haque told UN Radio as United Nations headquarters in New York is set to recognize the work of millions of volunteers around the globe and launch the first-ever report on the state of world volunteerism, spotlighting the role they play in development. Visit site
SWVR Universal Values for Global Well-being
08 December 2011
Join the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme and the European Volunteer Centre (CEV) on International Volunteer Day, Monday 5th December, to launch the State of the World's Volunteerism Report Universal Values for Global Well-being. Visit site
Countries:  Germany
Volunteerism the cornerstone of a sustainable global future
08 December 2011
Volunteerism is a renewable global resource that must play a crucial role in buidling a sustainable future for the world, Donna Keher, Chief of the United Nations Volunteers Partnerships and Communications Division told the 2011 National Conference on Volunteering. Visit site
UN Volunteers take lead in organizing large-scale IVD campaign in Cambodia
08 December 2011
In line with the global theme "Volunteering matters", IVD 2011 in Cambodia serves as an opportunity to connect, unite and mobilize volunteers in communities in order to showcase the impact and importance of volunteerism. Visit site
VSO and Peace Corps sign agreement to promote volunteer service
08 December 2011
At a UNV event to mark IYV+10, today VSO and the Peace Corps signed a partnership agreement at the United Nations headquarters in New York that will allow organizations to share best practices and work more effectively in countries where volunteers serve. Visit site
UN volunteer report says online activism growing
08 December 2011
Article cites the United Nations State of the World's Volunteerism report as saying that while involvement by young people in formal organizations is declining, there appears to be a shift to less structured forms of engagement. Visit site
Countries:  Canada
UN highlights vital role played by volunteers worldwide in development
08 December 2011
The United Nations is set to launch the first-ever report on the state of world volunteerism, spotlighting the role volunteers play in development, UN officials said Sunday. Visit site
UN Volunteers celebrate three decades in China
02 December 2011
This year marks both the 30th anniversary since the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) undertook its first project in China, and the 10th anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers (IYV+10). Visit site

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Below is a list of articles about UNV published in other web sites and online newspapers.
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