IVCO Conference 2016 is a strategic meeting of International Volunteer Cooperation Organisations in Bonn, Germany. The event targets the senior management of agencies and volunteer organisations to develop and leverage innovative solutions that can be applied to their organizations and their development practice.
Following the theme “Increasing resilience of communities through volunteering” the conference aims to create a concrete Roadmap to Action that can help stakeholders engage in volunteerism more effectively moving forward. The event provides a collaboration space among the stakeholders and celebrates the importance of international volunteering by showcasing volunteer voices from all over the world.
The conference is organised in partnership by the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme, Deutsche Gesellschaft fuer Internationale Zusammenarbeit (GIZ) and the International Forum for Volunteering in Development (Forum).