AGBU PARTICIPATES IN UN VOLUNTEER DAY FAIR

 

On International Volunteer Day, the UN Yerevan Office organized a Volunteer Fair at its Headquarters to promote volunteerism among young people and introduce organizations that provide volunteer opportunities in Armenia. More than 20 local and international organizations participated in the fair. The Armenian General Benevolent Union (AGBU with a long history of volunteerism, was among the organizations that received an invitation to participate in the UN Volunteer Fair. AGBU Yerevan Summer Internship Program Associate Director Anna Aghajanian and AGBU Diasporan Youth Programs Coordinator Hermine Duzian presented the Union’s programs and volunteer opportunities at the fair. The Fair allowed young people to learn more about the 20 organisations presented and the opportunities they offer in various fields including human rights and community development in Armenia, to be able to impact their communities and have their own input in the country’s development.