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  • Join hands with people from across the globe
  • Unleash your talents to help address challenges faced by developing countries
  • Engage in the work of grassroots organizations, international NGOs, local governments, educational institutions and United Nations agencies
  • Experience the flexibility of volunteering online

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Volunteering online for women’s equality

In 2013, 1,203 UN Online Volunteers helped organizations address critical issues related to gender equality and women’s rights. Get inspired!


Online Volunteering Video

We are pleased to share with you the latest video for development organizations on how to collaborate with online volunteers. It was produced by the UNV Field Unit in Peru.


Launch of the UNV 2013 Annual Report

The UNV Annual Report: Volunteering for the World We Want depicts the work and achievements of UN Volunteers in addressing the challenges of peace and sustainable human development.