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A Volunteer Charter - The 10 Principles

Principles for Assuring Legitimacy and Preventing Exploitation of Workers and Volunteers

2. Where will the Charter be applied?

2.1. How to use the Charter

  • A principles checklist for volunteer involving organisations
  • An agenda for negotiations about legitimacy, motivations, and non-discrimination
  • An aid for the co-design of volunteer programmes and roles
  • A tool for conflict resolution and addressing media interest.
  • A test for other volunteer promotion such as on-line volunteer opportunities