MCYS to host ‘Day of Action’ on December

Lyna Mohamad

Brunei Darussalam, through the Department of Youth and Sports of the Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sports (MCYS) will host the International Volunteer Day (IVD) 2020 celebration by organising a Day of Action event on December 6.

IVD, celebrated every December 5, is mandated by the United Nations (UN) General Assembly and is seen as a unique chance for volunteers and organisations to celebrate their efforts, to share their values, and to promote their work among their communities.

It is also aimed at gathering volunteers to implement volunteering work.

Among the main objectives of the celebration this year is to organise a volunteering marathon in all the four districts with the involvement of the government and private agencies as well as NGOs.

MCYS welcomed participation from government and private agencies, NGOs and youth groups to enliven the Day of Action campaign.

Registration forms can be filled online through no later than October 31, 5pm.

For details, contact Day of Action Secretariat at 8762002 or email [email protected]