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, 14 Dec 2017 01:12:21 GMT
Abuse of volunteer firefighters is not acceptableScoop.co.nz (press release)This is effectively the annual sum of the sacrifices, trade-offs and earning opportunities foregone by volunteers, their families and employers. â€œThe UFBA appreciates how the Tuakau community has rallied around their volunteer firefighters following ...More...
Fri, 15 Dec 2017 10:09:00 GMT
OpenGov AsiaGov't to establish advisory group on digital inclusion and enablementCIO New ZealandWhat would be needed for New Zealand to: Increase its position relative to other countries in measures like the Networked Readiness index and increase the amount that ICT contributes to GDP so that it is the second largest contributor to the economy by ...New Zealand Government setting up advisory group for building digital economy and reducing digital dividesOpenGov AsiaMinisterial advisory group to bring 'focus' to closing digital divides ...Stuff.co.nzall 4 news articles » More...