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Strategic Directions For Global Research On Volunteering For Peace And Sustainable Development, Vera J. Seelig Aug 2015

Strategic Directions For Global Research On Volunteering For Peace And Sustainable Development, Vera J. Seelig

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This workshop report is a co-creation of the United Nations Volunteers, the International Forum on Volunteering for International Development, and the Center for Social Development. It summarizes the workshop on strategic directions for global research for sustainable development that took place in Bonn, Germany, on July 6 through 7, 2015.


Inquiry, Innovation, & Impact: Report To The Community, Center For Social Development Feb 2011

Inquiry, Innovation, & Impact: Report To The Community, Center For Social Development

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Inquiry, Innovation, & Impact: Report to the Community


International Volunteerism In The United States, 2008, Benjamin Lough Mar 2010

International Volunteerism In The United States, 2008, Benjamin Lough

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Over one million individuals reported volunteering internationally in 2008. Young or middle-aged, White, college graduates with higher incomes, employed full-time, and married without dependent children were the most frequent candidates for volunteer service abroad. The majority of international volunteers served with a faith-based organization. Data for this report were gathered from the September 2004 through September 2009 volunteer supplements to the Current Population Survey (CPS)—a monthly survey of approximately 60,000 households. The volunteer supplement includes questions about service performed domestically and abroad. Two items specifically assess the rate and frequency of international volunteer service. More detailed information about ...


Youth Service In Comparative Perspective, Amanda Moore Mcbride Mar 2009

Youth Service In Comparative Perspective, Amanda Moore Mcbride

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Youth Service in Comparative Perspective


International Service In The Context Of Globalization: Research Conference Summary Report, Amanda Moore Mcbride Jul 2005

International Service In The Context Of Globalization: Research Conference Summary Report, Amanda Moore Mcbride

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International Service in the Context of Globalization: Research Conference Summary Report