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.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 06:59:40 GMT
William Hobson survived three bouts of yellow fever and twice being captured by pirates to become the first governor of New Zealand. Despite his ability to ...More...
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 05:01:11 GMT
New Zealand to Ban Military-Style Semiautomatic Guns, Jacinda Ardern Says The New York Times
CHRISTCHURCH, New Zealand â€” Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern of New Zealand on Thursday announced a national ban on all military-style semiautomatic ...More...
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 12:15:00 GMT
House Democrats to unveil Affordable Care Act rescue package UpNorthLive.com
WASHINGTON (AP) â€” Leading House Democrats, backed by Speaker Nancy Pelosi, are unveiling broad legislation to shore up the Affordable Care Act. It's an ...More...