SDG 10: Reduced inequalities
On the occasion of International Volunteer Day, we are organizing a workshop on Volunteers for an Inclusive Future, in collaboration with the Service Beyond Banking (SBI) Foundation.
When: 27 December 2019 in Mumbai
For International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2019, the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme in Viet Nam will have a joint celebration with UN agencies and thematic groups. The theme of the celebration will focus on equality and human rights for LGBTI groups in the country.
UNV is partnering with UN Women, the UN Human Rights Thematic Group, Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), the UN Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) and the Hanoi University of Science and Technology.
On the occasion of IVD, the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme has highlighted initiatives that include more people in sustainable development through volunteerism. One such initiative is the new UN Community Volunteer category, which enables more people to participate directly in social, environmental and economic change.
À l’occasion de la JIV, le programme des Volontaires des Nations Unies (VNU) a mis l’accent sur les initiatives qui encouragent la participation de plus de gens au développement durable grâce au volontariat. L’une de ces modalités est la nouvelle catégorie des Volontaires Communautaires des Nations Unies qui donne l’opportunité à un plus grand nombre de personnes de participer directement aux changements sociaux, environnementaux et économiques.
On the occasion of International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2019, Mr Olivier Adam, Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme, is partaking in celebrations in Peru. He will mark the day with UN Volunteers in Peru and take part in an award ceremony. The Municipality of lima launched the Metropolitan Volunteeer Award, which seeks to recognize organizations and people involved in the development, promotion and support of the volunteer service in Lima.
On the occasion of International Volunteer Day (IVD), we will have a celebration in Nukus, Karakalpakstan, to mark the closure of UNV project activities. During the event, we will hand out awards for the best health community volunteers of the project.
When: 5 December, Nukus, Karakalpakstan
On the occasion of International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2019, we will have diverse activities in Kousseri and Yaoundé. The programme includes a mobilization walk, sensitization for girls and women about the environment and climate change, planting trees and a sports tournament. In addition, there will be a discussion about inclusion with youth, non-governmental organizations and volunteer-involving organizations: How can volunteers contribute towards an inclusive future in Cameroon?
For International Volunteer Day 2019, we are celebrating "Inclusion in Volunteerism". During our event we will have a networking session, speeches from the Executive Director, the Representatiive of the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) and the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP). We will also be joined by former volunteers sharing their experiences and close the ceremony with live performances and music.
On the occasion of International Volunteer Day 2019, we have organized a day of action, including an inclusive basketball match, a public clean-up, experience sharing on volunteerism, a conference on volunteerism as an instrument for social inclusion.
When: 30 November to 5 December 2019, Blue de kaloum, Conakry, Guinea