Volunteer-sending organizations call for measurement mechanism embedded in SDGs

It’s time for a reporting mechanism that tracks just how volunteers are contributing to peace and development — and enforce the message that the sustainable development goals will not be achieved without volunteers, Amanda Mukwashi, chief of the volunteer knowledge and innovation section of United Nations Volunteers, tells Devex.

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    Kelli Rogers is an Associate Editor for Devex. Based on the U.S. West Coast, she works with Devex's team of correspondents and editors around the world, with a particular focus on gender. She previously worked as Devex’s Southeast Asia correspondent based in Bangkok, covering disaster and crisis response, resilience, women’s rights, and climate change throughout the region. Prior to that, she reported on social and environmental issues from Nairobi, Kenya. Kelli holds a bachelor’s degree in journalism from the University of Missouri, and has since reported from more than 20 countries.