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.
Fri, 20 Oct 2017 16:02:21 GMT
Otago Daily TimesUnion acknowledges Tait's workOtago Daily Times... main reason for taking on so many roles is he wants every boy or girl to get the best experience they can out of the game." Tait has been nominated for the national volunteer award, which will be handed out at the New Zealand Rugby Awards in December. More...
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 20:05:10 GMT
Volunteers needed to visit elderlyNew Zealand Herald"The Whanganui District Health Board (WDHB) funds Age Concern New Zealand to provide Whanganui's Accredited Visiting Service because it's widely recognised that social isolation can have a significant impact on an elderly person's health and wellbeing. More...
Mon, 16 Oct 2017 20:22:25 GMT
Reseller NewsDIA launches new open ICT security services panelReseller NewsThe new open panel includes 40 service providers (pdf) across five service categories and "replaces and enhances" the previous panel, DIA said in a note on its ICT.govt.nz website. Specifically, the panel is a group of industry experts contracted to ... More...