The importance of promoting and fostering volunteerism

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How the quakes can help re-launch a volunteerism agenda in Nepal.

One 1 million Volunteer: another false start or what?

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Can the Goverment of Nepal really mobilize 1 million volunteers? The target is really ambitious but if there is a WILL, there is a way. Also to promote volunteerism in the country.

Creating Collaborations among Volunteerism Promoting Agencies: The Way Forward

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International Day of Volunteerism is coming and it's a great opportunity. The volunteering sector in the country reflects the wider development sector: not enough coordination, too many prima donnas like ineffective football teams full of champions all playing for themselves rather than the team. Still there are quite a few ways to initiate a common front to promote volunteerism in the country.