Volunteerism is a powerful means of engaging people in addressing development challenges

UNV post-2015 events

25 September 2015, New York, USA - The Peoples' Voices Awards Ceremony
An event organized by the United Nations Millennium Campaign (UNMC), a strategic partner of UNV

WCDRR-UNV-poster-A5 web16-17 June 2015, Nairobi, Kenya - Volunteerism: measuring global impact II
A joint workshop of UNV and the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC)

22 April 2015, New York, USA The power of volunteerism as a cross-cutting means of implementation
Joint side event by CUSO International, FORUM, UNV and VSO

30 March - 1 April 2015, Washington, D.C., USA Leveraging volunteerism for global impact 
A joint initiative of the U.S. Peace Corps and UNV featuring a two-day workshop and a one-day conference

16 March 2015, Sendai, Japan The power of ENGAGEMENT: volunteerism and disaster risk reduction in view of the post-2015 agenda 
UNV side event at the World Conference for Disaster Risk Reduction (WCDRR)

CSW59 3961 c40012 March 2015, New York, USA - Volunteering to advance gender equality: how to include more women in monitoring SDG progress 
UNV expert panel discussion on the margins of the 59th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW59)

5 March 2015, New York, USA - Data at the lowest possible level: measuring volunteerism 
UNV side event at the 46th UN Statistical Commission

12 February 2015, New York, USA Strengthening Volunteer Service & Action for Social Development: Launch of INVEST YOURSELF 2015 Campaign IVD 2014 UNV 0027-cut w250
Joint UNV-CVSA side event at the 53rd Session of the UN Commission on Social Development (CSD53)

5 December 2014, New York, USA Making change happen: corporate volunteers' impact in sustainable development
Joint UNV-GCVC-IAVE-Forum-New York Cares-Points of light event on International Volunteer Day

22 November 2014, Johannesburg, South Africa - Pathways to participation 
Joint workshop by VSO, UNV, FK Norway and the Volunteer Council South Africa at the CIVICUS Conference 2014

 MG 4622 large 25029 August 2014, New York, USA Volunteering post-2015: telling the story of people's engagement
UNV workshop at the 65th UN DPI/NGO Conference

3 July 2014, New York, USA - Volunteer Action Counts for Sustainable Development: How to strengthen accountability of the post-2015 framework through citizen engagement
UNV side event to the 2nd meeting of the High Level Political Forum (HLPF) on Sustainable Development, organized in collaboration with VSO, IAVE and Colombia Joven

18 March 2014, New York, USA - The power of engagement: gender, volunteerism and governance in the post-2015 development agenda
UNV side event at the 58th Session of the Commission on the Status of Women (CSW58)