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Rising to a difficult challenge: the European School of Volunteering

I’ve recently been very impressed by some free courses offered by the online European School of Volunteering (EVS), a collaboration between Spanish, Romanian, Latvian, Lithuanian, Greek and Italian organizations that was established as part of the 2011 Year of Volunteering. … Continue reading

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Enduring altruism

1-7 June is volunteers week in the UK,  which this year has the additional support of the European Year of Volunteering. Despite the economic climate and the politicisation of volunteering by David Cameron’s Big Society, I am reassured that almost 40% … Continue reading

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