Nili Majumder (@NiliMajumder)
- Please raise your voice to change this world!
Natalie Cramp (@NatalieCramp)@TeamLDN have just won #EVCapital 2016 #IVD2015selfie t.co/SkeQyyer5z
Voluntarios Verdes (@VoluntarioVerde)En México y con Voluntarios Verdes, Actuar como #Voluntario Cuenta. #IVD2015 #actioncounts #IVD2015selfie. t.co/ckmoo1gTUn
- Supporting volunteerism and SDGs in Bonn!
VolunteersKL (@volunteersKL)"The quality of our life will be determined by the quality of our contribution" Saifullah #IVD2015 #IVD2015selfie t.co/h6opQbAcfC
Ganetsang MpuisangVolunterism transcends boundaries and cultures. With volunteerism we unite nations and touch lives. We change lives and empower nations. Helping hand enriching hearts.....we bring hope to the hopeless
UNMAS (@UNMAS)Meet Nadège Porta, one of @UNMAS @UNVolunteers in #Colombia. Happy Intl Volunteer Day! #IVD2015selfie #IVD2015 t.co/uUtkijNf1G
UNDP Afghanistan (@UNDPaf)د خپلې کورنۍ، ټولنې او هېواد لپاره څه کوئ؟ د خپل يو سېلفي په پورته کولو يې راوښيئ. #actioncounts #ivd2015selfie t.co/gXexCwzlwS
YouLeadNigeria (@YouLeadNigeria)#IVD2015selfie #cuso2015 #2031nigeria #actioncounts t.co/WKbNxmSuJc
A. O'Connor-Hanlon (@AshleighO)Tomorrow is #IVD2015 here is my #IVD2015selfie donating blood in #Malawi @KenyawiKids @Tenteleni t.co/TSvuMADdd6
Khalid Javed Choudhry”I look at them, particularly the families that have lost loved ones due to Ebola, and find in them the energy to work even harder. I am hoping these people can return to a normal life very soon.” Khalid Javed Choudhry (Pakistan), UN Volunteer Field Crisis Manager in Sierra Leone
- IVD in Ethiopia UNV Ethiopia team will go Addis Ababaorganize IVD celeblation in Dire Dawa(500km from Addis) on 5-6 December to advocacy volunteerism all around Ethiopia!! We will open IVD Awareness Raising Campaign by SMS 75,000 text messages!!
Simon Chevassut (@simonchevassut)
UNV TeamWe volunteer for #globalgoals in #Bonn!
C.P Vietnam Charity 2015 - Hands to Reward the NationCP Vietnam Corporation organized the event named "CPV hands to reward the Nation - 5th Dec 2015" with over 600 volunteers (Including staffs and business partners) and along from the North of Vietnam to the South of Vietnam.
- Turkish Marine Environment Protection Association (TURMEPA) will celebrate “International Volunteer Day” with 250 volunteers and the cooperation of Istanbul Bilgi University on 5th of December. On this day, TURMEPA will organize a series of events which will influence people to share information and take the first steps about sustainability of the marine ecosystem.
Fatoumata CHERIFJournée Internationale des Volontaires -JIV 2015 Guinée-Conakry Par l'ONG FEDEP (Femmes, Pouvoir et Développement) ongfemmespouvoiretdeveloppement.com
- IVD in Jamaica: In Jamaica UN Volunteers, the UNDP and NGO Plant Jamaica joined forces with the Denham Town Community Development Committee to beautify a community space on November 24.
Dr Hernan Rodriguez OsoriaEs para mi un orgullo contribuir a la diminución de la mortalidad materna en Guinea Bissau. Ayudar en la formación de médicos jovenes garantizará el futuro y desarrollo de este maravilloso pais... Cero muertes maternas!!! Sí se puede!!!!
UNV Sudan (@UNV_Sudan)Sadig, is part of the change. Are you? Volunteer! #IVD2015Selfie #UNVSudan t.co/p996zjEmXi
Kos VolunteersKos is a small island in the Aegean sea. In 2015 about 55.000 Refguees landed on its shores. A group of local and international volunteers appears to be among the main provider of humanitarian aid, supporting Greek institutions, UNHCR and other organization. On Saturday, 5th December, on the occasion of the International Volunteer Day, more than 50 volunteers from different nationalities bonded together and cleaned up the shore of Kos town. Volunteers focused in the port and in the area of Lambi, where they managed to clean the shore completely, removing thousands of life jackets and even small inflatable boats. Gloves and bags were distributed to the participants, while a specially branded T-shirt commemorating the event was also provided. After the cleaning campaign all volunteers were invited by Mercy Corps at Boomerang. UNHCR, Samaritan's Purse, IOM and other organizations which provided technical support to the event, would like to express their gratitude to all the Kosian and international volunteers who, with great dedication, worked incessantly and managed to support thousands of refugees in the recent months, making Kos an example of humanitarianism and 'people to people' help.
Enja Sæthren”Despite all my grief for the situation the earthquake has caused, I feel privileged to be here in Nepal, being able to make an impact.” Enja Sæthren (Norway), UN Youth Volunteer in Nepal
Volunteer group of UNHCR HungaryFourty staff members of have formed a volunteer group to celebrate the International UN Volunteer on 5th of December 2015. Together we went to the refugee reception centre in Bicske, Hungary and tried to cheer up the day of the asylum-seekers and refugees living there. https://www.facebook.com/UNHCRcentraleurope/?pnref=story Volunteer action counts!
Yukiko UkeiI am pleased to be a volunteer and taking a part in volunteering!! https://www.facebook.com/tz.unvolunteers #unvtanzania #IVD2015selfie #actioncounts
UN Volunteers Zambia (@UZambia)4 days left before International Volunteer Day. Let's join us by selfie campaign #IVD2015selfie to show your action! t.co/q0550l9a2A
UNV team BangkokInternational Volunteer Day #IVD2015 is a day to recognize & celebrate volunteers around the world on 5 December & everyday #actioncounts We volunteer for Disaster Risk Reduction, Youth, and Social Services in Asia. Are you? Volunteer!!
Phu01b0u01a1ng u0110u1eb7ng“Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do than by the ones you did do.” Stay hungry, stay foolish. I'm ready!
Action Counts (@ActionCounts)Happy International Volunteer Day! #IVD2015selfie #actioncounts t.co/Zf1hL5S7fS
- YES, I am ready to change and ready to meet the challenges of big changes. I am committed to work for peace in the world and the happiness of humans. I wish the world a better place and that the equality and the human rights are respected all over the planet. UNV Ivory Coast -City of Abidjan
Mauro Puzzo (@mauropuzzo)If you can change one person's life, you change the world. Human Rights Officer UNMISS @ActionCounts #IVD2015selfie t.co/hMTrY7nv5r
Volontariat au Togo (@anvt_togo)2500 volontaires nationaux prêtent serment à l'occasion de la journée internationale des volontaires #IVD2015selfie t.co/SKfHqeW3Bq
PraxisPraxis is an organization who works with volunteer since more than 10 years. We are focus to Humans Rights we promote and make differents events on this way!
VolunteersKL (@volunteersKL)"The smallest act of kindness is worth more than the grandest intention” Zailifah #IVD2015 #IVD2015selfie t.co/7FtBzdT3NA
Burhan Idris JikonYes! I will take the challenge to volunteer in anything to contribute in the making the world a better PLACE!
INternational Volunteer Day (IVD) 2015
On December 5th, International Volunteer Day, we not only celebrate volunteerism in all its facets - but also pay special tribute to volunteers working to implement the new global goals. Through volunteerism the person can impact the sustainable development agenda by mobilizing and engaging governments and communities. For IVD 2015 join us in recognizing the individuals who are engaged in volunteering their time, energies, and skills to change the world for a better future.
In this year’s IVD campaign you will see questions such as “Are you part of the change?”, “Will you take the challenge?“, “Are you ready?” and their answers, as thousands of individuals show how their volunteering is making a contribution and bring to light how volunteering is invaluable in making the world a better place.
Join us by posting your selfie here or on social media tagged with #IVD2015selfie and stories before and on 5 December 2015, filling the map to show how volunteering makes the difference in the Global Goals..
United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon
“As we seek to build capacities and to help the new agenda to take root, volunteerism can be another powerful and cross-cutting means of implementation. Volunteerism can help to expand and mobilize constituencies and to engage people in national planning and implementation for sustainable development goals. And volunteer groups can help to localize the new agenda by providing new areas of interaction between Governments and people for concrete and scalable actions.”
IVD2015 stories and selfies
Cuso International Nigeria
Cuso International Nigeria Program Office in Calabar in Collaboration with Lead Inspire & Transform (LIT) and Project 2031 Nigeria successfully held its maiden 2015 UN International Volunteers Day by holding a seminar on the theme “Your world is changing. Are…Read more...
South Africa marked IVD 2015
IVD 2015 celebration was held in Kaalfontein, an informal settlement near Midrand. The organizing committee identified the NGO- Tswaranang Orphaned and Vulnerable Children Centre to partner with from the community of Kaalfontein which has many other NGOs. Tswaranang OVC is…Read more...
Todo por un cambio
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Be part of the change
Be part of the change in the community volunteering to support people living in your community distributing clothes to men, women and children living in the community caught in the cycle of poverty. Trippinz Care Mission Volunteers is a community…Read more...
200 volunteers serving children in Aracruz, Brazil
The International Volunteer Day 2015, was conducted in the municipality of Aracruz, Espirito Santo, Brazil, by GOTAIS NGO - World Reserve Fund for Water, with the full participation of 200 volunteers. They were served 64 needy children in the region,…Read more...
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