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UNV works in 150 countries and territories, deploying UN Volunteers to advance sustainable development at grassroots level. Explore our work in the different regions of the world.

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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Toily Kurbanov, UNV Deputy Executive Coordinator, moderated the session and opened the event with a brief explanation of the importance of the SWVR 2018 and the scale of volunteerism in the region. According to the report findings, in Russia and CIS alone, there is the full-time equivalent of 5.3 million volunteers.That means if everyone volunteered 1 hour per week, then more than 200 million people are actively involved in volunteering in the region.

05 December 2018
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SDG 4: Quality education, SDG 10: Reduced inequalities, SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Yulia graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Oriental Studies from the National Research University Higher School of Economics (HSE) in Moscow and a double Master’s degree in Public Policy and International Relations from HSE the University of Bologna.


05 November 2018
Europe and the CIS
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Click on the graphics below to see a summary of UNV's overall involvement throughout the event.


19 October 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

The festival brings together more than 20,000 young people from 150 countries. Partnering with the World Festival of Youth and Students (WFYS) for the very first time, United Nations Volunteers is supporting the Volunteer Corps of the festival, that includes almost 7,000 volunteers.

 

12 October 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

Mr. Toily Kurbanov, Deputy Executive Coordinator, United Nations Volunteers (UNV) will visit Baku, Astana and Moscow from 22 to 26 May. During his mission to the region, Mr. Kurbanov will meet partners within government, volunteer involving organizations and academia, to discuss support to volunteerism in the region.

19 May 2017
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SDG 17: Partnerships for the goals

M. Toily Kurbanov, Coordonnateur Exécutif adjoint du programme des Volontaires des Nations Unies (VNU), est en visite à Bakou, Astana et Moscou du 22 au 26 mai. Lors de sa mission dans la région, M. Kurbanov rencontrera des partenaires au sein du gouvernement, des organisations impliquant des volontaires ainsi que des représentants du milieu universitaire, pour discuter du soutien apporté au volontariat.

19 May 2017
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