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Bordertown mechanic Andrés gives spare room over to men, women and children fleeing violence in #Guatemala, #Honduras and El Salvador. “It’s for them to feel a bit safer. Some of them are chased away from their countries by organized crime, street gangs,” he says.

Guatemala volunteer helps families fleeing street gangs

01/11/2017 at 10:13. Facebook
Hosting a large number of refugees within its borders, #Turkey houses many #volunteer groups that are helping #refugees in a number of ways.

Volunteering in Istanbul: Ways to do good by helping refugees

01/10/2017 at 10:27. Facebook
End extreme #poverty. Fight #inequality and injustice. Fix climate change. A list of things you can do from your couch, at home and outside your house. #Volunteer

The lazy person's guide to saving the world - United Nations Sustainable Development

01/09/2017 at 13:26. Facebook
#Volunteers are committed advocates in making the world better. They are in the frontlines of disasters and are global citizens who highlight our common future.

Lose yourself, gain the world

01/09/2017 at 08:26. Facebook
Here’s this week’s #Vfact. Did you know that 51.3% of volunteers contribute their efforts while also engaging in full-time employment?

#inspirationinaction #UNVSriLanka #UNVolunteers
"Volunteerism has been tested and results are emerging and paving the pathway to building a future, from which Africa's glorious history will be written" #Volunteer #GlobalGoals

Volunteerism: A prerequisite for Africa's progress

Teenagers who participate in volunteer activities may be less likely to get in trouble with the law when they become adults, according to a new study from the University of Iowa! #Volunteering

A new study suggests that volunteering in adolescence may reduce crime involvement in adulthood

Volunteers are often the glue that holds a community together. Volunteering allows you to connect to your community and make it a better place.

A final resolution for 2017: Volunteer

One of the better-known benefits of volunteering is the impact on the community. Volunteers are often the glue that holds a community together. Volunteering allows you to connect to your community and make it a better place. However, volunteering is a two-way street, and it can benefit you and your family as much as the cause you choose to help! #Volunteering #Happy2017

A final resolution for 2017: Volunteer

Many of the Sustainable Development Goals call for long-term attitude and behaviour changes. Volunteers facilitate changes in mindsets by raising awareness or championing those changes and inspiring others! #GlobalGoals #SDGs #ODS #ODD #Volunteerism

Volunteerism and the Global Goals

"The impact of a volunteerism programme must be felt at the local level by building the capacity of people, including the marginalized, and should make the governance process more participatory and inclusive." Siddharth Chatterjee, UN Resident Coordinator and UNDP Resident Representative to Kenya.

The United Nations Volunteer: From Global To Local

Our UN Volunteers in Guyana share their experiences, commemorating International Volunteer Day and giving a #GlobalApplause to volunteers worldwide!
Scientists have long studied the potential benefits of generosity, and by now the research speaks for itself: Those who give of their time tend to be happier, less stressed and physically healthier than those who do not! #Volunteering

Helping others helps volunteers’ own health, research finds

#MeetOurVolunteer, Ikhsan!
Ikhsan Ash Shofar is a National Volunteer who is serving as an ICT Mainstreaming in Youth Development Coordinator for UNFPA Indonesia.
He is proud of challenging to solve the problem with a simplest possible way. Joining UNV helps him to see a problem from a new perspective, and the new perspective gives him a new idea and new ways to solve the...
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Five international UN Volunteers serving as midwives with the United Nations Population Fund in South Sudan, but currently on evacuation in Kenya, celebrated the International Day of the Girl Child by visiting a school in a slum settlement in Nairobi. #genderequality

When girls progress, the Goals progress | UNV

"In one particular case, I engaged and mobilized local human rights defenders to rescue a woman who was accused of practicing witchcraft in a rural community. Her freedom of movement, freedom of expression, right to medical treatment and access to justice were violated. As a result of my engagement with local actors, she was able to access medical treatment and her right to life was...
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Building a society that respects human rights

During #IVD2016 celebrations in Khartoum, Sudan, ten volunteers - Sudanese and international - got on stage and talked about the satisfactions and challenges of being a volunteer. Based in Khartoum, East Sudan and Darfur, they serve with UN agencies, local NGOs or as freelancers. Thank you for sharing your inspiring stories! #GlobalApplause
UNV Haiti​ marked #IVD2016 in cooperation with local NGOs to support communities affected by Hurricane Matthew and volunteers engaged in emergency response and recovery efforts. International UN Volunteers with MINUSTAH shared stories about volunteering to support the election process, and other volunteers led workshops, involving 120 local volunteers on the themes of "Education to...
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#IVD2016 celebrations in Sudan included a Clean-up Campaign in Al Salaam Internally Displaced Persons Camp in Darfur, where hundreds of local youth participated in cleaning the central camp area of rubbish. UN Volunteers from AU - UN Mission in Darfur (UNAMID) and UNDP Sudan, UNDP youth volunteers and about 30 officers from the international UNAMID Police Units also joined in the clean-up...
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"My experience as a volunteer has made me realize that equality and non-discrimination – cross-cutting human rights – should be upheld and applied by everyone, regardless of their area of work, to make a difference in their communities" Ruplal Aidi, UN Volunteer Human Rights Officer with the United Nations Mission in Liberia (UNMIL) #StandUp4HumanRights

Building a society that respects human rights | UNV