Mesajul Secretarului General al ONU cu ocazia Zilei Internaţionale a Voluntarilor, 05 decembrie

This month in Copenhagen world leaders have an unprecedented opportunity to reach an ambitious and equitable agreement on climate change.  On International Volunteer Day 2009, I would like to highlight the important role volunteers all over the world play in protecting our planet and advancing the important causes for which the United Nations works.

The recent “Seal the Deal” and “Volunteering for our Planet” campaigns are just the latest examples of how volunteers are helping to shape our world.  The decisions and actions of individuals may seem insignificant in the face of global challenges.  But when people choose to devote their time and energy they can, together, make a difference. Citește în continuare