IVCO 2010

Innovations and Challenges in International Volunteerism and Development – An Asian Perspective

IVCO 2010 was held for the first time in Singapore, organised by Forum and the Singapore International Foundation (SIF).

The theme for IVCO 2010 was “Innovations and Challenges in International Volunteerism and Development – An Asian Perspective”. There were two sub-themes centred on emerging issues in international volunteerism, specifically innovative approaches to addressing (i) youth development and (ii) climate change.

IVCO 2010 photo gallery

IVCO 2010 videos

Presentations & Papers

Administrative Note

IVCO 2010 Administrative Note

Sunday, 3 October 2010

Arrival of Delegates and Networking Sessions

Speech by Ms Euleen Goh, Chairman of SIF at the IVCO 2010 Conference Networking Dinner

Monday, 4 October 2010

Mapping and Learning from the Asian Experience

Welcome Address

Keynote Address: Rising Asia and Implications for the Development Agenda

Forum Research 2010: Emerging Perspectives on International Volunteerism in Asia

Plenary Session A: Changing Asia through International Volunteerism – Innovations and Challenges

Plenary Session A: Changing Asia through International Volunteerism – Innovations and Challenges

Keynote Address: Mainstreaming Volunteer Activities into Development Programmes

Plenary Session B: Sustainable Development in Asia – the Host Perspective

Plenary Session B: Sustainable Development in Asia – the Host Perspective

Plenary Session B: Sustainable Development in Asia – the Host Perspective

Tuesday, 5 October 2010

Emerging Issues in International Volunteerism – Youth Development

Youth Development: The Ocean in a Drop - A Perspective on Youth Development: Creating Ownership of Common Spaces

Plenary Session C: Youth Programmes in Development

Peer Support for Volunteer-Sending Agencies: Sharing good practices

Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Innovative Approaches to Addressing Climate Change

The Economics of Climate Change in Southeast Asia

Forum Discussion Paper: Climate Change and the Development Agenda

International Year of Volunteers + 10

Climate Change and Livelihood / Gender

Climate Change and Gender: Paving the road to equality

Climate Change Discussion

Wednesday, 6 October 2010

Annual General Meeting (AGM)

Agenda 2010 Forum AGM

2009 Forum AGM Minutes

Annual Report 2009