Providing Technical Assistance to European Organisations to Send Volunteers to Third World Countries
16 organisations (half of which are Volonteurope members) embarked on the tailored technical assistance that will guide them along their path for accreditation within new EU initiative – EU Aid Volunteers. This new initiative has the aim of opening new opportunities for sending volunteers from across Europe into third-countries (non-EU countries) and fostering new partnerships with non-EU – hosting organisations.
Volonteurope’s Annual General Meeting
This year, Volonteurope's Annual General Meeting is being held in Nantes (France), ahead of the 25th annual conference called 'Apathy or Action: Young Europeans Take a Stand'.
Baptist Help in North Carolina
Lumber (USA) – As the professional workers of Rescue24 international rescue team arrived to a training at a camp in North Carolina, Hurricane Matthew caused a killer flooding in Lumber County. The special team, with 27 members from Canada, Ecuador, Mexico, the USA and Hungary, immediately joined the rescue work after receiving the request of the local disaster management.More news