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“Young. Global. Active” International Volunteer Day & National Volunteer Awards 2013

Ha Noi, 04/12/2013
Takahiro Ogawa

In celebration of International Volunteering Day, United Nations, United Nations Volunteers and the Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union will organize the National Volunteer Festival 2013 and the National Volunteer Awards 2013 on December 7th, Saturday at Tong Nhat Park Hanoi.

National Volunteer Festival 2013
The theme of the International Volunteer Day 2013 is "Youth. Global. Active”. The festival will share the achievements that volunteers have made during this year and it is an occasion to honor the voluntary organizations and volunteers themselves. It is also an opportunity to raise awareness about the importance of volunteering and how it plays an important role for peace and sustainable development.

To highlight the activities of UN Volunteers and local volunteers UNV will be holding its very own booth to promote the spirit of volunteering. The booth will showcase how the UN Volunteers and local volunteers gave a huge effort contributing to the development of Viet Nam in various areas. The UNV booth will consist of multiple activities including, UNV Information Booth, My World Campaign, Game Activities, Q&A, Introduction corner of UNESCO Youth Exhibition “As we grow up” , and the UN WOMEN Orange Journey Campaign.

The schedule of the whole event follows as below.

Time: 06h30 – 16h30 (7th December 2013)
Location: Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum, Thong Nhat Park – Hanoi
Time
Content
Location
06:30 - 08:00
An achievement-reporting ceremony at Square of Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
08:00 - 08:30
Fork dance
Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum
08:30 - 08:40
Launching ceremony of the Volunteer Festival
Thong Nhat Park
08:40 - 08:50
Performances
Thong Nhat Park
08:50 - 09:05
Speech from Representative of HCYU
Thong Nhat Park
09:05 - 09:15
Speech from Representative of UN
Thong Nhat Park
09:15 - 09:30
Volunteer sharing activity
Thong Nhat Park
09:30 - 10:00
Announce results of the Drawing contest “I m a pupil - I m a volunteer”
Launch the “I m a Volunteer” Campaign
Thong Nhat Park
10:10 - 10:10
Give flowers to the organizations cooperated in the festival
Thong Nhat Park
10:10 - 13:00

Exhibition “Volunteer stories 2013” and join the programs in the campaign “Im a volunteer”; write messages “If Im a volunteer, what will I do”

Thong Nhat Park
13:00 - 14:00
“Music connects volunteers” Performances
Thong Nhat Park
14:00 - 15:30
Talk show “Young, Global, Active”
Thong Nhat Park
15:30 - 16:00
Drawing the volunteer logo
Thong Nhat Park
16:00 - 16:05
Award for the team win the drawing volunteer logo contest
Thong Nhat Park
16:05 - 16:10
Sing together the song “Heal the world”; closing of the program
Thong Nhat Park



National Volunteer Awards 2013

The National Volunteer Award Ceremony will follow after the National Volunteer Festival from 19:30 – 21:35 on December 7th in order to honor, encourage, promote and expand outstanding organizations, individuals who have great dedication and contribution to volunteering. The ceremony will honor 10 national organizations and 10 volunteers who have made outstanding contributions in Vietnam in 2013.

Time: 19h30 – 21:35 (7th December 2013)
Location: Viet Nam Youth Academy No.3 Chua Lang St. , Ha Noi
Time
Content
Location
19.30 – 20.00
Welcome guests
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.00 – 20.05
Opening
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.05 – 20.10
Introduction
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.10 – 20.15

Opening speech of Mr. Phan Van Mai, Standing Secretary of Ho Chi Minh Communist Youth Union, President of Vietnam Youth Federation

Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.15 – 20.20
Speech from UN Representative
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.20 – 20.25
Short clip about National Volunteer Awards Ceremony 2013.
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.25 – 20.40
Awarding individuals, most voted organization, most nominated organization
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.40 – 20.45
Entertainment
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.45 – 20.50
Conversation exchange
Viet Nam Youth Academy
20.50 – 21.05
Awarding ceremony for 10 best performed volunteer organizations in 2013
Viet Nam Youth Academy
21.05 – 21.15
Conversation exchange
Viet Nam Youth Academy
21.15 – 21.30
Awarding ceremony for 10 best performed volunteer individuals in 2013
Viet Nam Youth Academy
21.30 – 21.35
Closing entertainment
Viet Nam Youth Academy
 
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