The International Volunteer Day – IVD 2010
The International Volunteer Day, held 5th Dec every year throught the world. The IVD 2010 theme was: Volunteer action for the Millenium Development Goals.
The Minister of Information, Youth, Cultural and Sports honourable Dr. Emmanuel J. Nchimbi speaking, while opening the International Volunteer Day, held at Karimjee Hall in Dar es Salaam, 5th Dec 2010. The IVD 2010 theme: Volunteer action for the MDGs.
Mama Joyce Shaidi, Director of youth in Tanzania, delivering a presentation on volunteering activities basing on Millenium Development Goals (MDGs), which are: 1. Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger 2. Achieve Universal Primary Education 3. Promote gender equality and empower women 4. Reduce child mortality 5. Improve maternal health 6. Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria & other diseases 7. Ensure environmental sustainability 8. Develop a global partnership for development