Press Release

Call for Volunteer Award 2016

11 November 2016

For this years International Volunteer Day, we announce the launch of the first ever Volunteer Awards in Nepal to showcase the work and commitment done by volunteers in Nepal. The international theme of IVD 2016 is “Volunteers, the best among us" so let's choose the best and award their everyday d

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UNV Nepal Newsletter: Apr-Jun 2014

25 June 2014

In April 2014, UNV deployed 8 National UN Volunteers ICT Experts to 5 regions of Nepal as part of LGCDP II.Nepal’s First National LGBTI Community Dialogue, part of the Asia-Pacific regional initiative ‘Being LGBT in Asia’ was held in Kathmandu and organized and lead by National UN Volunteer, B

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Press Release: UNV Executive Coordinator Mission to Nepal - May 1-2, 2014

8 May 2014

Mr. Richard Dictus, UNV Executive Coordinator and Ms. Yvonne Maharoof-Marathovouniotis, UNV Portfolio Manager for South Asia completed their two-day visit to Kathmandu. A warm welcome from UNDP Country DirectorMs. Shoko Noda, Country Director, UNDP and Mr. Ismael Toorawa, Deputy Country Directo

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UNV Nepal Newsletter: Jan-Mar 2014

3 April 2014

Welcome! It has been an exciting year so far with a new field unit team and five new UN volunteers from Switzerland, Norway and Nepal. Six Youth Volunteers have also recently completed their assignments, including Jasmin and Risa who were part of the UNV Nepal Field Unit.UNV Nepal is part of UN join

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Press Release for International Youth Day 2013, YuwakYuwati Mela

16 August 2013

PRESS RELEASE for IYD 2013 YUWAK YUWATI MELAYouth Migration and Development17th August Saturday at the Moksh Restaurant, KathmanduEvery year the world celebrates the International Youth Day (IYD) on the 12thAugust. This year the celebration has special focus on youth migration and development. In to

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Global Press Release - International Volunteer Day

7 December 2012

GLOBAL PRESS RELEASE INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER DAY 28 November 2012 Bonn: International Volunteer Day - 5 December 2012 “Volunteerism plays a significant role in achieving the Millennium Development Goals. It plays a healing role by rebuilding trust in a post-conflict

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Message by the Secretary General, United Nations, on International Volunteer Day 2012

7 December 2012

Message By The Secretary GeneralUnited Nations5 December 2012International Volunteer DayAs we celebrate the impact of volunteers on our world, let us remember the many places they are needed: in war zones and classrooms, in hospitals and homes – wherever struggling people seek a helping hand. Let

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UNV Newsletter April 2012

1 May 2012

Inside this issue1. The Tenth Anniversary of the International Year of Volunteers (IYV+10) Yearbook 2. New UN Volunteers in 2012 from January to April 3. New UNV campaign, “Action Counts” in the preparation for Rio+20 4. NDVS(National Development Volunteer Service) policy consulta

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