TIME THEME SPEAKERS
10:30-10:50 Welcoming

UNDP Good Will Ambassador Mert FIRAT

UNV Turkey Country Coordinator Nil MEMİŞOĞLU

10:50-11:10 International Volunteer Day 2020 Opening Speeches

NVC Co-Secretary General – Derya KILIÇALP

GIZ Turkey Country Director – Rubeena ESMAIL-ARNDT

United Nations Resident Coordinator in Turkey – Alvaro RODRIGUEZ

United Nations Volunteers, Deputy Program Managing Coordinator – Toily KURBANOV

President of the United Nations General Assembly at its 75th Session – Ambassador Volkan BOZKIR

11:20-11:35 Talk: Volunteerism in Emergency Response

UNV Turkey Country Coordinator – Nil MEMİŞOĞLU

Guest: AFAD President – Dr. Mehmet GÜLLÜOĞLU

11:35-11:50 Talk: Volunteerism in Emergency Response

UNV Turkey Country Coordinator – Nil MEMİŞOĞLU

Guest: Turkish Red Crescent President Dr. Kerem KINIK

11:50-12:20 Panel: Volunteerism in Emergency Response

Moderation: Assoc. Prof. Itır ERHART

Guests: AFAD – Mehmet Akif CAN

Turkish Red Crescent – Nurdal DURMUŞ

CSEP – Serhan SÜZER

Community Volunteers Foundation – Ali Sinan AVŞAR

Turkish Psychological Association – Psych. Dünya POLAT

12:20-12:30 Bosphorus Jazz Choir Video Performance
12:35-12:40

UN Women – 16 Days of Activism

Light the Dark Campaign

12:40-13:20 Panel: Volunteerism in Private Sector

Moderation: Shell Turkey – Meltem OKYAR PERDECİ

Guests: Akbank – Murat GÖLLÜ

Zorlu Holding – Zülal ÖZTÜRK KAYA

Koç Holding – Ayça AKSOY

13:25-13:35 Call for Ideas for Sustainable Volunteerism Moderation: Habitat Association – İsmail METİN
13:40-14:10 Panel: Volunteerism in Public Sector

Moderation: Deniz Temiz Association, TURMEPA – Belgin ERGÜL

Guests: Directorate of EU Affairs, Director General for Financial Cooperation and Project Implementation – Bülent ÖZCAN

Director General for Relations with Civil Society – Ahmet TÜRKOZ (tbc)

Third Sector Foundation of Turkey, Secretary General – Rana KOTAN

14:10-14:20 Bosphorus Jazz Choir Video Performance
14:20-14:50 Panel: Art and Volunteerism

Moderation: UN Women – İpek Naz ÇINAR

Guests: The Bosphorus Jazz Choir – Masis Aram GÖZBEK

Needs Map – Mehmet SARICA

Theater Cooperative – Yeşim ÖZSOY

14:55-15:25 Panel: E-Volunteering

Moderation: SosyalBen – Ece ÇİFTÇİ

Guests: Social Inovation Center – Suat ÖZÇAĞDAŞ

Voluntery Services Association – Nevin BAŞARAN ALKAN

Needs Map – Sevdanur GÖKRENK

15:30-16:00 Panel: Volunteerism in Universities

Moderation: Bilgi University – Prof. Dr. Nurhan YENTÜRK

Guest: İstanbul University – Assoc. Prof. Dr. Murat ŞENTÜRK

Abdullah Gul University – Lect. Zeynep Tuğçe ÇİFTÇİBAŞ GÜÇ

Yaşar University – Lect. Kevser YAVUZ

16:05-16:30 Panel: Sports and Volunteering

Moderation: NVC – Derya KILIÇALP

Guests: SES Women Sports – Ezgi KIRILMAZ

BoMoVu – Hamit Levent EVCİ

AYDER – Ercan TUTAL

16:35-17:05 Panel: Intergenerational Volunteerism

Moderation: Musician and Producer – Harun TEKİN

Guests: Climate Activist – Selin GÖREN

UNDP – Nuri ÖZBAĞDATLI

Climate Activist – Atlas SARRAFOĞLU

Young Leader for the SDGs – İlayda ESKİTAŞÇIOGLU

17:05-17:15 Panel: Strengthening Volunteering Infrastructure in Turkey

Moderation: NVC Co-Secretary General – Erdem VARDAR

Guest: GIZ NEXUS Project Representative – Doğu ERDOĞAN

17:15-17:25 Volunteer Stories
17:25-17:30

How to become a UN Volunteer?

UN Volunteers Turkey Field Unit

17:30-17:40 Closing Remarks

UNV – Nil MEMİŞOĞLU

UGK / Fark Edenler Association– Derya KILIÇALP

UGK / YUVA Association – Erdem VARDAR

17:40-17:55 Closing Video