60 Ideas for Europe

Archives for Humanitarian aid

A Euro Peace Corps

Drawing on the ideas of Kjell Kühne and Isabel Aspe-Montoya, what Europe needs is an overarching volunteering organisation in the model of America’s Peace Corps and Britain’s VSO. Under the jurisdiction of the UNDP’s volunteering branch (UNV) this pan-European organisation could be deployed to pool the resources and manpower of the different national volunteering organisations… » read more

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In the last few years, tsunamis, floods, earthquakes, droughts, arson and conflicts have been unsettling European hearts with images of chaos, destruction and death. All the Aid sent from Europe is divided and uncoordinated, preventing a visual and global perception of the huge effort made by each of European country. We Europeans, however, now have… » read more

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