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Take action for development
Hundreds of opportunities are available


  • 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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Online activism for local impact

Watch UN Online Volunteer Kirthi Jayakumar talk about her commitment and how she helped open a school in Okuijorogu village, Nigeria.


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.


Connecting to innovate

Online volunteers and rural cooperative join forces for agroforesty, eco-tourism and gender sensitive development funding in Cameroon.