INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER DAY (VOLUNTEERISM AND YOUTH ENGAGEMENT)

The International Volunteer Day (IVD) in Tanzania took place on 8th December, 2012 from 08:30a.m to 12:30 at Karimjee Hall in Dar es Salaam. There were more than 70 participants from Ministry of Information, Youth, Cultural and Sport, International Organizations such as; United National Volunteer (UNV), Volunteer Service Oversee (VSO) and US Peace Corps Tanzania, invited youth from various universities such as University of Dar es Salaam (UDSM), Institute of Social Work (ISW), IFM, Non-Governmental Organization which are Volunteer Involving Organizations (VIOs) such as; Young Tanzanian for Community Prosperity (YTCP), Mambo Safi, Youth Vision4 Change, Save my Talent, TYVA, YUNA, DATA, Rise and Shine, NHDF, OJSI, GNRC, Buguruni Youth Centre, Media and other Individuals who are volunteers.