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Digital R: International Volunteer Management

  1. Tracy Daniel Connors
  1. Marilyn K. Lesmeister PhD1,
  2. Pamela Rose PhD1 and
  3. Erin Barnhart PhD Candidate2

Published Online: 19 MAR 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118386194.oth21

The Volunteer Management Handbook: Leadership Strategies for Success, Second Edition

The Volunteer Management Handbook: Leadership Strategies for Success, Second Edition

How to Cite

Lesmeister, M. K., Rose, P. and Barnhart, E. (2011) Digital R: International Volunteer Management, in The Volunteer Management Handbook: Leadership Strategies for Success, Second Edition (ed T. D. Connors), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9781118386194.oth21

Author Information

  1. 1

    Oregon State University

  2. 2

    Effective Altruism, LLC

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 19 MAR 2012
  2. Published Print: 17 OCT 2011

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470604533

Online ISBN: 9781118386194

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Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Meaning of Volunteerism: International Perspectives

  • Turning Points

  • A Movement: International Volunteer Programs

  • Volunteerism Around the World

  • Civic Service

  • Structures: A Comparison of International Volunteer Resource Management

  • Recruitment, Selection, and Training

  • Established Volunteer Competencies—Volunteer Resource Management Systems

  • Legislation Affecting Volunteer Resource Management

  • Partnerships: Local with International

  • International Youth Volunteers

  • Benefits and Impacts of International Volunteerism