Make an Impact | International Volunteering Conference 2020

Save the date for the Australian Volunteers Program’s Make an Impact conference in Melbourne, Australia from 27-28 March 2020.

The Make an Impact | International Volunteering Conference 2020 is the first conference of the Australian Volunteers Program, bringing together returned and new volunteers, Australian and overseas partner organisations, Australian Aid program participants and government representatives. We hope you can join us.

Through this year’s theme, Make an Impact, we will explore:

  • Impact in action
  • Inclusive development
  • Climate change
  • Storytelling and future impact

Discover

Over two days at Melbourne’s iconic Arts Centre, participants will be inspired by a series of keynote speakers, and engaging plenary and breakout sessions.

Connect

Connect with the international volunteering community through the conference and at the gala celebration dinner.  

Share

Share and exchange your ideas and experience with over 300 delegates who are engaged in the skilled international volunteering and the development sectors.

Explore

We will explore the impact of skilled international volunteering on the communities we work with and the volunteers themselves.  

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Conference location: Melbourne Australia.
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Returned volunteers celebrating at the 2016 RAVN Conference
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Save the date for the Make and Impact conference.
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Volunteer Freda Nicholson volunteers as a Coral Rehabilitation Program Officer at PT Koko Smart in Indonesia.
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Save the date for the Make an Impact conference!
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Caption: Tim Cleasby with Sitani Folau at the Hospital Physioth department, Ministry of Health, Tonga
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Returned volunteer Eddie Ridwan at the 2016 RAVN Conference.