Details of the organization
Civil society entities
Information about the project
Project title *
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.
http://www.greenvoice.info and http://www.icvolunteers.org
Geographical coverage *
Among the partners of GreenVoice are: UNEP, SIG, City of Geneva, SEVE, etc.
WSIS action lines related to this project
The role of governments and all stakeholders in the promotion of ICTs for development
Access to information and knowledge
ICT applications: benefits in all aspects of life
Ensure sustainable ICTs
Cultural diversity and identity, linguistic diversity and local content
Ethical dimensions of the Information Society
Millenium Declaration Goals related to this project
Eradicate poverty and hunger
Ensure environmental sustainability
Develop a global partnership for development
Project type *
Connect the World Project *
The project is being considered as contributing to the objectives of the ITU Connect the World initiative?