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Director-General Opens Panel Discussion on "Volunteerism - Avenue for Social Transformation"

20 June 2012

The Director-General opened the Library Talks panel discussion on "Volunteerism - Avenue for Social Transformation". He noted that volunteerism is based on universal values - solidarity, social inclusion, empowerment, mutual respect and individual and societal well-being, which are supported by the United Nations Charter, and form part of the UN’s work around the world for peace, development, human rights and security.