Volunteerism & ICTs: Finland
Finland at a Glance
Get Involved with ICVolunteers' Projects in Finland
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 Finland.
We invite you to look over what we are doing in the area.
ICVolunteers Projects in Finland:
Launch of House of Languages
Linguamón? House of Languages is a consortium involving the Government of Catalonia, the UNESCO Centre of Catalonia and the Universal Forum of Cultures Foundation, with the aim of promoting the world's languages as a.
Africa@home: Volunteer Computing for Africa
While you are sending an email or surfing the web, your computer could be helping to tackle one of Africa's greatest humanitarian challenges, malaria.
Thu, 19 Oct 2017 09:36:48 GMT
Helsinki TimesFinland is one of world's least empathetic countries, finds studyHelsinki TimesThe authors also revealed that a higher score in empathy correlated with a positive disposition to volunteer work but, surprisingly, not with a greater tendency to donate money. The study was conducted at the Michigan State University, University of ... More...
Thu, 12 Oct 2017 00:54:25 GMT
Transportation and Logistics Market Insights-FinlandMarkets InsiderFinland's economic growth is primarily driven by the increasing private consumption and the improving transport infrastructure. The country's geographical location favors trade with countries in Northern Europe and helps attract foreign investors. More...
Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:01:00 GMT
Finn Church Aid shuts down its Liberia and Sierra Leone country programmesReliefWebInvolvement in Liberia led to the founding of the Women's Bank volunteer network which currently has thousands of volunteers. “It is always difficult to make a decision like this. Over the past year we have worked hard to ... The decision was affected ... More...