Past Events




15th : Opening of the 2019 European Volunteering Capital Košice (Slovakia) 

22nd: Information session LeverUp Erasmus Plus project on Validation of skills and competencies acquired through volunteering, Brussels (Belgium)

22nd-23rd: Peer learning activity in the framework of EQF Advisory Group on Validation of transversal competencies acquired through volunteering and other non-formal learning, Brussels (Belgium)


1st: Launch of the 2021 European Volunteering Capital Competition


5th: CEV Board MeetingBrussels (Belgium)

13th-14th: Kick-off Meeting of the VALUES AMIF project about volunteering in support of the inclusion and integration of refugees and migrants, Brussels (Belgium)

28th-29th: European Civic Academy, Słubice (Poland)


4th-5thMaking it Matter Erasmus Plus project Partners Meeting and "The power of volunteering" Conference, Zagreb (Croatia)


30thCEV Board MeetingBudapest (Hungary)

30th-31st: CEV Capacity Building Conference Volunteering in Social Services, Budapest (Hungary)


5th-7th: EU Aid Volunteers Training Seminar, Brussels (Belgium)
11th: Deadline for the European Volunteering Capital 2021 Candidatures

12th-13th: Civil Society Days, Brussels (Belgium)

18th: SolidalCiti Closing Conference, Brussels (Belgium)

May - October

Online training course for employers and employees looking to implement employee volunteering activities in their working context. Read the call for participants and register here


15th-17th:  Study Visit to Košice European Volunteering Capital 2019.  Register for the event of CEV, Kosice and the EVCC here. Read the Agenda here.

Announcement of the European Volunteering Capital 2021 Jury


8th: 'Solidarity and Volunteering - European Rights and Values from the bottom up', European Volunteering Capital Seminar during EU Regions Week, Brussels (Belgium), Read the Agenda here. Register here


19th: CEV Board Meeting, Brussels (Belgium)

20th-21st: CEV Autumn Volunteering Congress:

20th: Lever UP International Conference

20th: #EVCapital 2021 Candidates Presentations

21st: CEV General Assembly & Elections

21st: European Conference - Impact and lessons of ESC - Legal status, traditions and cultures of Volunteering

and Solidarity in Europe, Brussels (Belgium)


Košice 2019 #EVCapital Closing Conference handover to European Volunteering Capital 2020 - Padova (Italy)  and announcement of the 2021 Winner

2012 - 2018


25-26 October 2018 – CEV Autumn Volunteering Congress 2018
Brussels (Belgium)

9-20 April 2018- Volunteering in Culture, Rijeka (Croatia)

4-6 October 2017 - CEV Autumn Volunteering Congress,
 Vienna (Austria)

April 2017 - Developing European Volunteering Strategies, London (UK)

October 2016 - Promoting Inclusion Preventing Extremism, 
Brussels (Belgium)

April 2016 - The Volunteer Manager: Key for Excellency in Volunteer ManagementBucharest (Romania)

October 2015 - Helping Hands: Hope for Europe, Brussels (Belgium)

April 2015 - A multi-perspective approach to Volunteer Centres,
Zadar (Croatia)

October 2014 - Volunteering in European Welfare & Social Services,
Turin (Italy) 

March 2014 - Funding Volunteering through the new EU programmes: What are the options?, Brussels (Belgium)


October 2013 - Cross-border Volunteering in the European Year of Citizens, Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)

April 2013 - Making Things more EVEN, Dublin (Ireland)


October 2012 - Volunteering for stronger societies through innovation and cross-sector collaboration, Copenhagen (Denmark)  

April 2012 - Symposium: We're in this together? Volunteering and
Age-Friendly Societies
, Cascais (Portugal)

Participants CEV Congress 2018

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