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Volonteurope to play key role in Civil Society Days

Volonteurope to play key role in Civil Society Days

Volonteurope, with the European Youth Forum (YFJ) and EESC Sustainable Development Observatory (SDO) will run an online workshop at next week’s Civil Society Days (1-5th March). Our intern Furkan, who has now returned to Istanbul after his study exchange in...

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President’s quarterly update: Oonagh Aitken

President’s quarterly update: Oonagh Aitken

Dear Colleagues, Mid-February and it seems as if Spring is finally in the air. That should give us all a lift, despite the continuing COVID-19 crisis and lockdowns all over Europe. I do hope that this newsletter finds you and yours safe and well. We are...

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World NGO Day 26 February 2021

World NGO Day 26 February 2021

Challenges facing NGOs in conflict and post-conflict situations. As a participatory member of the Council of Europe Conference of INGOs, Volonteurope, represented by our Secretary General Piotr, will be contributing to this online webinar on 26 February...

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What is the future of the social economy within the EU?

What is the future of the social economy within the EU?

Ahead of the EU Commission’s Action Plan due to be published next year, this document from the European Parliamentary Research Service looks in details at the social economy. In the wake of the pandemic it asks what its future is and the ways the EU can help...

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Online events driving change

Online events driving change

Volonteurope has been actively engaged in a series of webinars and online sessions focussed on volunteering and building the skills and capacity of civil society. Over the last six months the International Association for Volunteer Effort (IAVE), of which...

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