About IVF 2.0
We are thrilled to invite you to the second edition of the International Volunteer Forum 2023 in the captivating city of Istanbul, Turkey! Join us for an extraordinary four-day event from October 13th to 16th, 2023, where passionate volunteers, inspirational speakers, and Change-makers from around the globe will come together to create a wave of positive impact.
Celebrating Volunteerism and Driving Positive Change in Istanbul, Turkey
The IVF 2.0 is a global platform that celebrates the power of volunteerism and its ability to drive positive change in our communities and beyond. This year, we are expanding the horizons, exploring new frontiers, and engaging with even more like-minded individuals and organizations dedicated to making a difference in Istanbul, Turkey.
What to expect at IVF 2.0?
We offer 2 different categories to amplify your voice at IVF 2.0
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FAQs about International Volunteer Forum 2023
The IVF 2.0 is an influential gathering that convenes passionate individuals, organizations, policymakers, and thought leaders from around the globe to explore innovative approaches to volunteerism, advocate for policy changes, and amplify the impact of volunteer action on the SDGs. Through engaging keynote presentations, interactive workshops, insightful panel discussions, and networking opportunities, the conference offers a unique platform for learning, collaboration, and inspiration.
IVF 2.0 is a global stage to explore the vital role of volunteerism in advancing the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) through effective advocacy and policy initiatives. Attendees will get to understand the crucial role of volunteerism in achieving the SDGs and explore the diverse ways in which volunteers can contribute to key areas such as poverty eradication, climate action, gender equality, and quality education. Delegates will also get to learn policy and legal frameworks for volunteerism, grassroots advocacy and community engagement and much more.
Registrations will only be taking place on our website. You just have to fill in your contact information, answer some questions carefully in the scholarship section, agree to the terms & conditions & pay the application fee.
There are two categories one can apply.
If you are looking forward to availing of the fully funded opportunity, you should consider applying for a Fully Funded Delegate. Results for the Fully Funded Delegate will be out on September 10, 2023.
If you want to secure your spot for the HISA Youth Dialogue right now, you should apply as a Self-Funded Delegate. HISA will allow only 30 individuals to get themselves registered as Self-Funded Delegates to attend the IVF 2.0. It is on a first-come-first-service basis.
The application fee applies to be considered as a Fully Funded Delegate is $12.5 only, which is non-refundable & non-transferable.
Any student, professional, social or health worker, volunteer, and young leader from any background can apply.
An applicant would have to pay $650 in order to secure his/her place at the INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER FORUM 2.0. Upon paying $650, a self-funded delegate would get an invitation/visa support letter, dialogue merchandise, 4-star shared accommodation in Istanbul, meals during the whole event, airport transfers, and much more.
Selection for the Fully Funded Delegates purely depends on the quality of the application a participant would submit. In the scholarship section, we have asked several questions and provided the opportunity to submit as much information as we can. The more information you provide us, the better your chances for the selection. However, self-funded will get confirmation on the spot.
Our team at HISA will issue Visa Support letters to all the confirmed participants. But if in any misfortune scenario, a candidate couldn’t attend the forum we will refund the money back to the Self-Funded Delegates only based on our Refund Policy.
IELTS/TOEFL certifications are not required for participation in INTERNATIONAL VOLUNTEER FORUM 2.0.