GreenVoice

Details of the organization
ICVolunteers
International
Civil society entities

Information about the project
GreenVoice
GreenVoice.info aims to raise awareness about environmental issues. The GreenVoice Programme involves journalists, volunteer photographers and reporters who provide their own perspective about the environment, citizenship and volunteerism. All the materials collected are so through information and communication technologies, with contributions and photographs from 75 countries: The journey leads one through five continents, from the Philippines to Colombia, through India, Lithuania and Mali. GreenVoice organizes a training programme for young people showing them in concrete ways how they can make a difference to protect our planet. The images were collected through the worldwide network of ICVolunteers.org, a non-profit organization headquartered in Geneva. ICV works with a network of over 10,000 volunteers and professionals from 179 countries.
International implementation
Ongoing from
Among the partners of GreenVoice are: UNEP, SIG, City of Geneva, SEVE, etc.

WSIS information
* The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
      * E-participation
* Access to information and knowledge
* Capacity building
* ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
      * E-learning
      * E-environment
         * Protect environment
         * Ensure sustainable ICTs
         * Monitor/prevent disasters
      * E-agriculture
* Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
* Ethical dimensions of the Information Society
  • Eradicate poverty and hunger
  • Ensure environmental sustainability
  • Develop a global partnership for development
  • Programme
  • Publication
  • Training initiative
  • Tool-kit
  • Website
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative? Yes