The European Year of Volunteering 2011-Tour opens in Valletta – Day 6

With the beginning of the weekend the bell for the last round of the European Bus Tour in Valletta sounded.
Groups from the Malta Scouts Association were holding their weekly meetings at the event all during the morning and afternoon and the Marsa Pipe Band were performing in front of the tent and all along Republic Street in Valletta.

The Nations for Christ even provided background music and some short acts.

There was also a discussion concerning the participation of young people in the voluntary sector, which was led by PBS Presenter Ms Ruth Castillo and the panel was composed of Dr. Andrew Azzopardi, Ms. Miriam Teuma, CEO of the Youth Agency, Prof Kenneth Wain, VO Commissioner and Carl Engerer, Communications Officer of the Youth in Action Programme.

In the evening there were further discussions and presentation about voluntary experiences and young people doing voluntary work so feel free to join!