ICVolunteers

Organization's name: ICVolunteers
Organization's acronym: ICV
Headquarters address  
Address: P.O. Box 755
1211 Geneva 4
Switzerland
Phone: 41-22-800-1436
Fax: 41-22-800-1437
Email: info@icvolunteers.org
Web site: http://www.icvolunteers.org
Preferred mailing address
Address: N/A
Country Not Available
Organization type: Non-governmental organization
Languages::
  • Portuguese
  • Spanish
  • Catalan
  • French
  • Japanese
  • English

Contacts & Participation:

First Name:

Last Name:

Contact Type:

Ahmed El-Murtada OSMAN Others , Designation
Jay WILSON Designation
Rabah TOUNSI Others
Viola KREBS Head of Organization , Designation , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative
Nazir SUNDERJI Public Administration
Victor GABRIEL Others
Lwiise SWAI Designation
Diego BEAMONTE Social Development
Viola KREBS Head of Organization , Designation , Re-classification , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative
Adama SAMASSEKOU Others
Viola KREBS Public Administration , Head of Organization , Designation , Quadrennial Report , Committee on NGOs Representative

Activities

Areas of expertise & Fields of activity:
Economic and Social:
  • Aging
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Children
  • Citizenship and Governance
  • Climate Change
  • Culture
  • De-mining
  • Development
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Extreme poverty
  • Family
  • Financing for Development
  • Governance
  • HIV/AIDS
  • Habitat
  • Human Rights
  • Humanitarian Affairs
  • Indigenous Peoples
  • Information
  • Labour
  • Least Developed Countries
  • Media
  • Migration
  • Minority Rights
  • New Global Institutions
  • Peace and Security
  • Population
  • Refugees
  • Science and Technology
  • Social Development
  • Statistics
  • Sustainable Development
  • Taxation Policy
  • Trade and Development
  • United Nations Reform
  • Values
  • Violence
  • Volunteerism
  • Water
  • Women
  • Women/gender Equality
  • Youth

Financing for Development:
  • External debt
  • Increasing financial and technical cooperation for development
  • International Trade as an engine for development

Gender Issues and Advancement of Women:
  • Advocacy and outreach
  • Capacity building
  • Education and training of women
  • Human rights of women
  • Information and communication technologies
  • Millennium Development Goals
  • Research
  • Violence against women
  • Women and HIV/AIDS
  • Women and health
  • Women and poverty
  • Women and the media
  • Women in power and decision-making

Population:
  • International migration
  • Population structure
  • Reproduction, family formation and the status of women

Public Administration:
  • Ethics, Transparency and Accountability
  • Knowledge Systems and E-government
  • Socio-Economic Governance and Management

Social Development:
  • Employment
  • Poverty
  • Social policy
  • Technical cooperation
  • Youth

Statistics:
  • Demographic and social surveys
  • Development indicators
  • Informal Sector Statistics
  • International migration
  • Time-use statistics

Sustainable Development:
  • Agriculture
  • Biodiversity
  • Biotechnology
  • Capacity-building
  • Climate change
  • Demographics
  • Desertification and Drought
  • Education
  • Gender equality
  • Health
  • Human settlements
  • International cooperation for an enabling environment
  • Partnerships
  • Poverty
  • Science
  • Technology
  • Waste Management
Geographic scope: International
Country of activity:
  • Brazil
  • Switzerland
  • France
  • Spain
  • Senegal
  • South Africa
  • Mali
  • Canada
Millennium Development Goals:
  • Combat HIV/AIDS, malaria and other diseases
  • Eradicate extreme poverty and hunger
  • Achieve universal primary education
  • Promote gender equality and empower women
  • Reduce child mortality
  • Improve maternal health
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop global partnership for development
Mission statement:
Year established (YYYY): 1999
Year of registration (YYYY): 2005
Organizational structure: ICVolunteers is structured as an international federation, with headquarters in Geneva (Switzerland). ICVolunteers has national offices and permanent representation in a number of countries, including Brazil, Canada, France, Japan, Mali, Senegal, Spain and South Africa.
Number and type of members: 14'000 volunteers, 5 national offices, 3 associate members, 40 beneficiary members.
Affiliation with NGO networks: CONGO, European Volunteer Centre (CEV), Forum Bénévolat Suisse
Funding structure:
  • Membership fees or dues
  • Fees for education and training services
  • Fees for providing consulting or research services
  • Donations and grants from domestic sources
  • Foreign and international grants

Additional Information

Other UN Entities

Accreditation with other UN Entities:
  • ITU
  • UNESCO
  • UNCTAD
  • DPI
  • CONGO

Main Objective

Social Development
Username: info@icvolunteers.org