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January 1, 2019
We are inspiration in action! Online Volunteering programme aims to improve life in communities anywhere in the world, from any device.
Thousands of volunteers all around the world – professionals, students, retirees and expatriates – are working each day to advance development. Here’s how you can join them: Register as a volunteer with the UNV Online Volunteering service https://www.onlinevolunteering.org/en/sign-up - Once registered, you can start searching for opportunities right away. You can adjust the settings to receive alerts for suitable opportunities. Apply for all those that interest you. - The organization offering the volunteer opportunity makes its selection from among the applicants. If you’re selected, congratulations – start making a difference right away! - Once you’ve completed your assignment, submit a feedback form telling us about your experience. You’ll need this in order to receive… - …your well-earned certificate of appreciation from the organization with which you volunteered, acknowledging your hard work and achievements! Further information: https://www.onlinevolunteering.org/en
Who do you need?
The United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme contributes to peace and development through volunteerism worldwide. Online volunteering allows organizations and volunteers to team up to address sustainable development challenges – anywhere in the world, from any device. Online volunteering is fast, easy – and most of all, effective. When skilled, passionate individuals join forces online with great organizations working toward sustainable development goals, everyone wins.
What to do
40 per week
Days off per week
Areas permanently in high demand: Translation, writing and editing, art and design, project development and management, research, outreach and advocacy, leadership and strategy, teaching and training, event organization, community organizing, technology development, administration, healthcare services.
More information about conditions
Before jumping in as an online volunteer, make sure you have -Access to the Internet and the right tools.You’ll need reliable Internet access and regular access to a communication device (smartphone, tablet, laptop or computer) -Time. Decide how much time you can devote to online volunteering activities. Once you select a daily/weekly time range, you’ll be counted on to honour your commitment -Availability. You’ll need to make yourself available for any teleconferences, meetings or check-ins