Reports, recommendations and declarations

Outcomes of the Year

Throughout 2011, the tenth anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers, stakeholders convened to discuss ways forward for volunteering.

Download the main declarations and recommendations below, or read more about:

* IYV10Recommendations_Matrix_2012.05.16.xls
All of the IYV+10 recommendations in one document, for thematic analysis
* Synopsis_Recommendations.pdf
A synopsis of 125 recommendations gathered at five International Year of Volunteers Tenth Anniversary Regional Consultation Meetings held during March-June 2011. There were more than 300 attendees, representing 97 countries and 144 organizations – including 85 civil society organizations and 48 governments.
* 111029 Southern Africa Conference Declaration.pdf
Southern Africa Conference on Volunteer Action for Development: Johannesburg, South Africa, 17-19 October 2011
* English_A_66_750_Sustainable societies; responsive citizens.pdf
64th Annual UN DPI-NGO Conference, 'Sustainable Societies, Responsive Citizens': Bonn, Germany, 3-5 September 2011
* GVC_Declaration.pdf
Global Volunteer Conference: 'Volunteering for a Sustainable Future'. Budapest, Hungary, 17-19 September 2011
* GVC_report.pdf
Full report on the Global Volunteering Conference
* IYV10-Rio Report New York-web.pdf
'Volunteering for Sustainable Development': IYV+10 follow-up, New York, 19-21 March 2012