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yesterday at 15:53. Facebook
The UN Secretary-General laid a wreath to commemorate those who have fallen while serving in United Nations peacekeeping operations over the last year. In addition, the Secretary-General presided over the ceremony at which the Dag Hammarskjöld medals were awarded posthumously to 117 military, police, international and national civilian personnel, including three UN Volunteers, who perished in...
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The UN SecretaryGeneral laid a wreath to commemorate those who have fallen

UN Secretary-General lays wreaths and awards medals to honour fallen UN peacekeepers | UNV

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Gabby Gorez
Dagaye Bryan
Nthabeleng Nexie WaM'juza Potlaki
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yesterday at 12:46. Facebook
La Voluntaria de la ONU Rosa Margarita Cruz (El Salvador) relata sus primeras experiencias con la Misión de la ONU en #Colombia. #postconflicto #paz
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yesterday at 08:30. Facebook
The Regional Programme "Partners 4 Prevention" engages men and boys in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia and Vietnam, addressing the underlying assumptions and beliefs held by men, in an effort to prevent gender-based violence. bit.ly/2ryR4HI #SDG5 #gender
The Regional Programme Partners 4 Prevention engages men and boys in Bangladesh

UN Volunteers combat violence against women and girls in local communities | UNV

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05/23/2017 at 12:30. Facebook
Volunteerism and disaster risk reduction in South and East Asia → Following the August 2015 floods in #Myanmar, volunteers played a key role in in making sure people were warned about impending disasters. In #Malaysia, a model was created in association with the Malaysian Red Crescent Society, which would help to co-ordinate 14 NGO partners in the event of a disaster. In #SriLanka, UNV helped...
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Volunteerism and disaster risk reduction in South and East Asia Following the

Volunteerism adds unique value to disaster risk reduction and resilience within communities | UNV

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Kamya Collins
Enviro Disas
Anwar Ali Shaikh
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05/22/2017 at 09:56. Facebook
Our Deputy Executive Coordinator Toily Kurbanov will visit Baku, Astana and Moscow this week. During his mission to the region, Toily will meet partners within governments, volunteer involving organizations and academia, to discuss support to #volunteerism in the region. [ Bit.ly Link ] #Kazakhstan #Russia #Azerbaijan
Our Deputy Executive Coordinator Toily Kurbanov will visit Baku Astana and Moscow

Partnering to support youth volunteerism in Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan and Russia | UNV

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Islamuddin Kamal
Steve d'Orléans
Elpidius Kamarweki
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05/20/2017 . Facebook
We were at the forefront of the response after the devastating earthquake that hit #Ecuador in 2016, supporting the work of UN agencies with the rapid mobilization of 32 UN Volunteers. #VolunteersActFirst → [ Bit.ly Link ]
We were at the forefront of the response after the devastating earthquake

UN Volunteers help UN agencies rebuild communities after Ecuador earthquake | UNV

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Steve d'Orléans
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05/19/2017 at 14:57. Facebook
The Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) declared a suspected Ebola outbreak in Likati Health Zone in the far north of the country on 9 May. As of today, 11 suspected cases including three deaths have been recorded. Red Cross staff and volunteers are ready to respond and support local communities…
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Local communities key: Four things you need to know about the Ebola outbreak in DRC

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05/19/2017 at 09:43. Facebook
Local communities and #volunteers are critical to containing & ending the #Ebola outbreak in the Democratic Republic of the Congo [ Bit.ly Link ] #VolunteersActFirst
Local communities and volunteers are critical to containing ending the Ebola outbreak

Local communities key: Four things you need to know about the Ebola outbreak in DRC

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Kuku Yoshia
Abdalla Ahmed Jarma
Kuku Yoshia
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05/18/2017 at 08:39. Facebook
Among the millions of children on the move worldwide, many – including hundreds of thousands of unaccompanied children and adolescents – undertake dangerous journeys. According to UNICEF #volunteers play a major role in their protection. [ Uni.cf Link ]
Among the millions of children on the move worldwide many including hundreds

A child is a child: Protecting children on the move from violence, abuse and exploitation

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Esther Fifiane Kalenga Ngalula
Fongwen ET
Today we celebrate the International Day against Homophobia, Transphobia & Biphobia. Check out the 1st ever #Bollywood music video for gay rights to promote a Free & Equal world! [ Bit.ly Link ] #IDAHOT #CultureofLove
Today we celebrate the International Day against Homophobia Transphobia Biphobia Check out

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G Saeed Yakob
Gert Ceville-Danielsen
Kaustubh Pawar
As the #Syria crisis enters its seventh year, 13.5 million people require humanitarian assistance. 375 UN Volunteers are currently serving in countries neighbouring Syria, mostly as part of the response to the refugee situation. Check out our response to the crisis here → bit.ly/2qmQqf7 #Genevatalks
As the Syria crisis enters its seventh year 135 million people require

UNV's response to the Syria crisis

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Kureshi Nawab Zakir
Cameron Davis
Abdunnaser Darweesh
UNV rapid deployment → Profiles in high demand include technical specialists (IT, engineering, logistics, transport), legal and medical professionals, political scientists, public information officers & more! [ Bit.ly Link ] #volunteering
UNV rapid deployment Profiles in high demand include technical specialists IT engineering

Volunteer abroad - Profiles in demand | UNV

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Chishimba Joseph
Carla Tarraf
Elpidius Kamarweki
In Myanmar, in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme - UNDP and UNICEF, UNV implements a Disaster Risk Reduction Youth Volunteer project in support of the Ministry of Social Welfare, Relief and Resettlement, aimed at strengthening community resilience to disasters through an institutionalized network of skilled Youth Volunteers.
In Myanmar in collaboration with the United Nations Development Programme UNDP and

Disaster risk reduction through youth volunteerism empowers women and communities | UNV

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Hnin Oo Wai
Abdoulaye Doumbia
Hellen Sosa
Today is World Migratory Bird Day! Did you know this year's poster was designed by Ferney Manrique Aragon, a Colombian UN Online #Volunteer based in China? [ Bit.ly Link ] #WMBD2017
Today is World Migratory Bird Day Did you know this years poster

The Story Behind Our World Migratory Bird Day 2017 Poster | World Migratory Bird Day

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Manuel Lufuto
Mona Hema
Light and Life Ministries
Today is the World Red Cross and Red Crescent Day, we mark it by featuring our partnership with the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies and our joint research on volunteerism and resilience. By harnessing evidence of good practices, the upcoming State of the World's Volunteerism Report will be an important tool that could lead to a greater recognition of...
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Philemon Joseph
Saeed Ahmad
Martin Chishimba
See how the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) and the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme have been working towards gender equality in the Gaza Strip, State of Palestine, by providing opportunities for women engineers and young people in reconstruction and development.
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Nurse Sara Fraij
Fongwen ET
Muthuraj Raman
When large-scale emergencies occur, a rapid response coordination is critical. Competition is high, but if you possess the right skills, don't hesitate and #volunteer with us. Apply today! [ Bit.ly Link ] #crisis
When largescale emergencies occur a rapid response coordination is critical Competition is

Volunteer abroad - Profiles in demand | UNV

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Tugume Fidel
Bright Sefah
Mutambo David
The current #refugee situation has direct impacts on United Nations' ability to respond. #Volunteers are a key element of the humanitarian effort. [ Bit.ly Link ]
The current refugee situation has direct impacts on United Nations ability to

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

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Samuel Gicheru
See how UN Volunteer District Youth Coordinators & rural youth clubs in India are reaching the most marginalised youth by promoting volunteerism & the SDGs. One of the most remarkable aspects of the project is its ability to initiate a South-South transfer of knowledge and best practices!

District Youth Coordinators in India are reaching most marginalised by promoting youth volunteerism | UNV

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Fongwen ET
Dinesh Kr Gautam
Light and Life Ministries