Volunteerism as implementing actor for the new development agenda in Viet Nam

In Viet Nam, the United Nations Volunteers engaged in the translation of all contents of the My World website into Vietnamese and are promoting the survey through UN channels and social media. UNV Viet Nam is also engaging its partners and stakeholders to disseminate the survey. For example, during the Conference on Volunteerism and the […]

Le monde que les Haïtiens veulent

Clemence Rogers, Programme Officer of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme  in Haiti, receives a text message at 9:30 am “I already have 40 votes from Pilate!” A few hourslater her phone rings again, UN Volunteers are calling from the North Department: “Here in Limbe, there are a lot of people and they all want to […]

Making every vote count in India

The United Nations Volunteers (UNVs) Field Unit in India has mobilized thousands of Indians to vote for the My World Survey. UNV’s partners at the grassroots level are supporting offline surveys in areas where internet or mobile options are not available since March 2013. So far, more than 1350 people including tribal, marginalized and poor […]