Does your organization co-operate with volunteers seeking to help others via the Internet? Don't wait till the summertime and join 'Discover E-volunteering' Competition now! Attractive prizes are awaiting for the authors of the best e-volunteering projects.
All organisations from the European Union cooperating with volunteers through the Internet may take part in the Competition. The application form is available on the website: http://www.e-volunteering.eu/competition/ . The deadline for submitting the applications is July 31, 2011.
The Competition will consist of the following stages:
Detailed information on the Competition, the Regulations, and promotional materials are available on the website: http://www.e-volunteering.eu/competition/
For more information please contact:
The European edition of 'Discover e-volunteering' is organized by the Good Network Foundation and Fundacja Orange, in cooperation with Competition Partners. The European edition of 'Discover e-volunteering' competition is pursued under the project 'Values and activities of volunteering and e-volunteering' co-financed by the European Union. The European Union is not responsible for any content generated by the project.
EU Youth Report, published by EC Education and Culture DG, 2009
Page 51-54, section "3.2 Voluntary Activities": In this report, volunteering is mainly analysed through assessing national reports on the implementation of European common objectives agreed by Member States under the Open Method of Coordination plus data from the European Knowledge Centre for Youth Policy (EKCYP) and Eurobarometer surveys.
With your help we will be able to reach more NGOs who could participate in the Competition, as well as create more diverse and valuable base of good practices, which will allow more and more NGOs to benefit from the possibilities of combining both the potential of Internet and volunteering!
Your role as a Partner would be to support us in promotion and organization of the Competition at your national or regional level. We will supply all informational and promotional materials (in English), so that you can insert them on your Webpage, send to media and other organizations that cooperate with volunteers via the Internet and might be interested in joining the Competition.
We will insert logos and information about all Partners on the Competition website, as well as all informational and promotional materials, etc.
more information: http://www.e-volunteering.eu/competition/partnership/
promotional materials: http://www.e-volunteering.eu/competition/materials/
Flash Eurobarometer 319a "Youth on the move", Survey conducted by The Gallup Organization, Hungary upon the request of Directorate-General Education and Culture, European Commission, May 2011.
Description: The primary objective of the Flash Eurobarometer survey "Youth on the Move" (No 319a) was to study young EU citizens' participation in society. In detail, the survey examined young people's participation in:
- sports clubs, youth organisations, cultural organisations and non-governmental organisations
- political elections at the local, regional, national or EU level
- voluntary activities; particularly those aimed at changing respondents' local community/ environment
- activities and projects fostering cooperation between young people from various countries.