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04/25/2017 at 08:45. Facebook
Today is World Malaria Day! → Nearly half of the world's population is at risk of malaria. Increased prevention and control measures have led to a 29% reduction in malaria mortality rates globally since 2010. Preventing malaria means saving lives! [ Bit.ly Link ] #WorldMalariaDay #Malaria
Today is World Malaria Day Nearly half of the worlds population is

World Malaria Day, 25 April 2017

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Tangara Bakary
Abdalla Ahmed Jarma
Louis Aubonne
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yesterday at 13:15. Facebook
#Volunteering is good for your #health and general wellbeing. And there are numerous studies and research that prove it! #SDG3 [ Bit.ly Link ]
Volunteering is good for your health and general wellbeing And there are

5 reasons volunteering is healthy

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Samm Sheh
Dodzi Dag
Cel M. Bitong
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yesterday at 07:54. Facebook
NEW PARTNERSHIP → Under the new framework, the United Nations and the World Bank will work in complementary ways to reduce risks of crisis and help prevent violent conflict; develop tools for more effective solutions; coordinate support to address crises including forced displacement; and scale up impact by leveraging financing. [ Bit.ly Link ]
NEW PARTNERSHIP Under the new framework the United Nations and the World

UN and World Bank sign new partnership to build resilience for the most vulnerable

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Maxwell Doegar
Everton Teddy Igori
Belén Leal Hurtado
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Volunteers
04/21/2017 at 13:42. Facebook
Ddi you know that 1 in 5 people worldwide volunteer at least once per month? What do you do? Tell us your story! #VolunteerHeroes
Kamya Collins
Mustafa Al-Arab
خالد الثأر
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04/21/2017 at 12:09. Facebook
A ground-breaking partnership between UNV, UNFPA, the German government, the government of #Lesotho and local NGOs builds the employment skills of young people, provides them with greater access to information on health and gender issues and with spaces to network and learn. [ Bit.ly Link ] #Volunteering #Youth
A groundbreaking partnership between UNV UNFPA the German government the government of

Building job skills of young people across Lesotho through volunteer-led youth centres | UNV

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Roberto Smith Jean
Abu Gariba
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04/20/2017 at 10:44. Facebook
Volunteering witht the United Nations is an unparalleled opportunity to do something meaningful supporting peace and development initiatives in countries that need them most. An experience like no other. #AtUNV
Mariana Rojas Wah
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Laura Jean
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Volunteers
04/20/2017 at 08:46. Facebook
Our Deputy Executive Coordinator Toily Kurbanov is meeting this week with United Nations partners to discuss the humanitarian and development response to the #Syria crisis and its impact in the region. "National UN Volunteers embody locally-sourced talent capable of addressing community challenges with locally-owned solutions," he says. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Our Deputy Executive Coordinator Toily Kurbanov is meeting this week with United

Exploring opportunities to build youth capacity | UNV

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Tanya Anderson
Edmund Sloh
Franklin Dzorvakpor Dzorvakpor
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04/19/2017 at 09:11. Facebook
Abroad, in your country or online, #volunteering with the United Nations is an unparalleled opportunity to do something meaningful and to support #peace and development initiatives in countries that need them most! Check out our special calls, requirements, areas in demand & more here! → [ Bit.ly Link ]
Abroad in your country or online volunteering with the United Nations is

Become a UN Volunteer | UNV

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Phuntsho Wangmo
Anaïs Wardak
Dinka Kenya
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04/18/2017 at 14:17. Facebook
UNV continues to demonstrate its ability to meet contemporary development and peace challenges. In 2016, UNV responded to the refugee and migrant influx through the deployment of hundreds of UN Volunteers who support humanitarian and development initiatives benefiting Syrian #refugees and their host communities. [ Bit.ly Link ] #Syria
UNV continues to demonstrate its ability to meet contemporary development and peace

UNV’s response to the regional consequences of the crisis in Syria | UNV

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Onwumere C. Israel John
Hessian Rompies
96 UN Online Volunteers collaborate for the second time with the United Nations Department of Economic and Social Affairs to process research surveys carried out across UN Member States for the UN E-Government Survey. The project underpinned the role of #volunteerism as a valuable solution to sustainable development! [ Bit.ly Link ] #SDGs
96 UN Online Volunteers collaborate for the second time with the United

Online Volunteers join forces with UN DESA to collaborate on UN E-Government Survey | UNV

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Fongwen ET
Ali Messadi
Korfii Uebari
It simply is not possible to attain the #SDGs without volunteers. By its very nature, volunteerism is an important vehicle for sustainable development. Volunteerism lets people and communities participate in their own growth. What do you think? What are you doing for the #SDGs? [ Bit.ly Link ]
It simply is not possible to attain the SDGs without volunteers By

Volunteerism and the Global Goals | UNV

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Hannah Barbosa
Fongwen ET
Asfa Yusufu
The project "Youth for the SDGs" has been making big strides, enabling young people to participate in the achievement of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) in five countries of Latin America. Find out more about #JóvenesPorLosODS here → [ Bit.ly Link ]
The project Youth for the SDGs has been making big strides enabling

Youth for the SDGs enables youth participation in sustainability in Latin America | UNV

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Laura Jean
Winnie Chebet
Lyudmila Ryabenko
1,500 UN Volunteers serve in #peacekeeping and political missions across the world. “Peace must be our goal and our guide,” UN Secretary-General António Guterres said not long ago, urging all citizens, governments and leaders to strive to overcome differences.
South-South Cooperation can bring about a more holistic and inclusive international development landscape. But what about the ways in which South-South Cooperation is done? How do we ensure that these also remain inclusive? One powerful solution is #volunteering, which can support participatory South-South Cooperation. [ Bit.ly Link ]
SouthSouth Cooperation can bring about a more holistic and inclusive internation

Volunteering, a participatory approach to South-South Cooperation | UNV

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Monday Patrick
Winnie Chebet
Kasuubo Janepher
In Brazil, 4,600 volunteers in 36 cities contributed to over 230 local joint volunteer initiatives on the second national edition of the Good Deeds Day, held on the first weekend of April. The event was organized by Atados NGO with the support and participation of UNV Brazil, to promote volunteerism for the SDGs in São Paulo, Rio de Janeiro and Brasilia! Dia das Boas Ações
In Brazil 4600 volunteers in 36 cities contributed to over 230 local
Atados - Juntando gente boa
Winnie Chebet
Usman Kabir
Groups of #volunteers are the first to respond in times of crisis, providing critical support to victims and survivors. In Mocoa, Colombia, volunteers help find survivors after landslide. [ Bit.ly Link ] #Mocoa
Groups of volunteers are the first to respond in times of crisis

Colombia probes Mocoa landslide as death toll tops 300

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Facing daunting challenges, health workers & volunteers help deliver polio vaccines in remote villages of #Yemen [ Bit.ly Link ]
Facing daunting challenges health workers volunteers help deliver polio vaccines in remote

Millions of children in Yemen vaccinated against polio through UN-backed campaign

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Victor Defor
People who volunteer are in a better mood, feel healthier, less stressed, help make their community a better place and have more sense of purpose in life. [ On.mash.to Link ]
People who volunteer are in a better mood feel healthier less stressed

Volunteering and health, By the numbers

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Asrafullah Maruf
Karungi Matilda
Anup Kumar
Volunteer for peace and development from home, now. Apply to our Online Volunteering service and start making a difference for the world. More than 100 opportunities are open, in a wide range of areas! [ Bit.ly Link ] #Volunteering
Volunteer for peace and development from home now Apply to our Online

Opportunities to Volunteer | UNV Online Volunteering service

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Farai Chikwanha
Latefah Ateel
Make innovation happen in the #ASEAN region by joining the Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge. Make the most of your ideas for sustainable development through volunteering! #YVIC2017 [ Bit.ly Link ]
Make innovation happen in the ASEAN region by joining the Youth Volunteering

Youth Volunteering Innovation Challenge in ASEAN | UNV

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Seema Sheikh
Aissatou Ais
Lindalva Shaloom