Make volunteering part of diplomas, says CIPD

Phillips, Lucy
October 2008
People Management;10/16/2008, Vol. 14 Issue 21, p11
The article focuses on the need to give young people incentives to volunteer, as discussed during a Conservative party conference held in Birmingham, England in 2008. During a fringe session, John McGurk of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development (CIPD) told delegates that volunteering could be given a boost by making it part of the new 14-19 diplomas as an advanced certificate of employability. Alistair Butt of the Conservative Party outlined a series of related recommendations.


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