International Conference on Youth Volunteering and Dialogue

When, local time: 
Tuesday, 3 December 2013 - 9:00am to Thursday, 5 December 2013 - 6:00pm
Where: 
Saudi Arabia, Jeddah
Type of Event: 
Meeting by Member States or Institutions

The International Conference on “Youth Volunteering and Dialogue” will be held in Jeddah, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia from 3rd to 5th December 2013, bringing together some hundred young participants from all regions in the world.
For three days, the youth will showcase and engage in exchanges on their experiences, drawing upon a wide spectrum of volunteering actions. It is envisaged that a Declaration is adopted by the youth at the end of the Conference, charting new avenues for the future in this increasingly important area.
The event is part of the “King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz International Programme for a Culture of Peace and Dialogue”, launched by the Government of Saudi Arabia and UNESCO in May 2011.