Other learning activities
Parliamentary briefing in 2012 on Southern African Conference on Volunteer Action for Development 2011
On 3 March 2012, a parliamentary briefing meeting was convened with the support of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) Programme to discuss the Southern African Conference on Volunteer Action for Development, held in Johannesburg from 17-19 October 2011. A total of 25 parliamentarians were briefed. To learn more click here.
African Conference on Volunteer Action for Peace and Development 2012
From 2-4 July 2012 the African Conference on Volunteer Action for Peace and Development (ACVAPD) took place in Nairobi, Kenya. VOSESA served on the Conference Steering Committee and participated in the conference. Watch the following news release on the conference: Learn more
Knowledge Network Seminar on Increasing Youth Volunteering in South African Society 2012
The South African National Youth Development Agency (NYDA) convened a Knowledge Network Seminar on Increasing Youth Volunteering in South African Society from 24-25 January 2012. The seminar marked the launch of a three-year NYDA initiative, in partnership with the Flemish Government, to cultivate an enabling environment for youth volunteering in South Africa. Click here to hear from a youth participant.
VOSESA's Five-Country Cross-National Study on Civic Service and Volunteering in SADC.
Service Enquiry, an online publication available free-of-charge that documents and analyses the experience of civic service and volunteerism in different parts of the world.
VOSESA's analysis of the volunteering response to the 2008 Xenophobic Attacks in South Africa and its potential for social change.