Volunteerism & ICTs: New Zealand
New Zealand at a Glance
Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in New Zealand
ICVolunteers-Switzerland is the Swiss branch of ICVolunteers. Historically, the Swiss office is the cradle of the whole organization. ICVolunteers has local presence in a growing number of countries, including New Zealand.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
ICVolunteers Projects in New Zealand:
Conference on United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change
The secretariat of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (CCNUCC) has received the first reports under the Kyoto Protocol, from Hungary, Japan and New Zealand.
Meeting of National Commissions for UNESCO
For the first time, a meeting of the UNESCO National Commissions for the Europe and North America Region was held in Switzerland.
International Dialogue on Human Rights: Issues in Gender and Sexuality
The International Dialogue provided an opportunity for organizations active in advancing sexual orientation, gender and gender identity issues regionally and internationally to gather in Geneva, meet with the new UN High Commissioner for Human Rights, engage in training prior to the next Commission on Human Rights, connect with Brazil and key country missions, identify priorities, strengthen regional networks and develop tools for working together as effectively as possible.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 00:10:01 GMT
NewshubNurses' strike: Volunteer surge has kept hospitals functioning - DHBsNewshubA last ditch effort to avoid a 24-hour nurses strike failed on Wednesday. Around 30,000 nurses across New Zealand walked off the job on Thursday, bringing all non-essential hospital care to a halt. The biggest strike happened in Auckland, where nursesá...and moreá╗ More...
Sun, 15 Jul 2018 17:01:20 GMT
Stuff.co.nzBackyard banter: Initiatives to create safer, better communitiesStuff.co.nzThis month we are working together to provide $15,000 worth of grants to support organisations and projects around New Zealand making a difference. Little Sprouts Kapiti received an AMI Community Grant earlier this year. The volunteer-run charitable ... More...