The power of volunteers
December 3 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
International Volunteer Day (IVD) is a chance to celebrate the efforts of our volunteers and alumni, and to share their work with the world. Apart from mobilizing hundreds of volunteers every year, Cuso International works with partners to reduce poverty and inequality by connecting them with skilled volunteers to help build a better world.
“I’ve been working with these women for a few months now and they all have stories about how climate change is affecting them.” Volunteer Nelly Rakotozafy, helping farmers become more climate resilient.
In this webinar, you will hear from volunteers in Cameroon and Democratic Republic of the Congo about how volunteering has changed their lives, and discuss the impact that volunteering has on international solidarity, global citizenship, public engagement, economic linkages and cultural diversity.