Letter from the president Oonagh Aitken

Letter from the president Oonagh Aitken

Dear Colleagues Changes are afoot! I wanted to drop you a personal note to tell you about some changes at Volunteering Matters. Some of you may know that I am stepping down from my post as Chief Executive of the organisation. It is envisaged that my successor will be...

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The Finnish Presidency: The Economy of Well-being

The Finnish Presidency: The Economy of Well-being

What role for civil society organisations? First of all, huge congratulations to our Secretary General, Piotr, who was elected President of the European Social Platform at the General Assembly in Brussels on April 4. I know that Piotr will do a fantastic job and will...

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Social Platform and Civil Society Europe

Message from Oonagh, President of VolonteuropeI wanted just to update you about two organisations in which we are involved.Piotr is a member of the Social Platform Management Committee and I attend the Steering Group.  The Steering Group helps the...

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Job Bridge

Job Bridge

The president of Volonteurope, Oonagh Aitken, gave her update of the new Erasmus+ Project ‘Job Bridge’.

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Webinar: What’s the EU Aid Volunteers Initiative?

This webinar presents an online course about the EU Aid Volunteers Initiative, aimed at organisations of the EU with experience in international volunteering. In this video, the EUAV Initiative is introduced in broad strokes, as well as the opportunities for organisations to benefit from technical assistance for their certification.

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