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volunteering

Volunteering is the act of working for an organisation without being paid. Volunteer retention is the ability to hold on to volunteers for future scenarios requiring their assistance.

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Opportunities and challenges of citizen-led recovery in post-disaster settings Biblio PDF icon save (183.33 KB) communities, recovery, volunteering
Emergency Volunteering 2030: Views from Managers in Volunteerism Biblio PDF icon save (1.89 MB) emergency management, volunteering
Improving the Retention and Engagement of Volunteers in Emergency Service Agencies Annual Report 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (1004.16 KB) recruitment, volunteering
Strategies for non-traditional emergency volunteers: a risk-benefit framework for decision-making Biblio PDF icon save (1.2 MB) non-traditional recruitment, resilience, volunteering
Emergency management perspectives on volunteered geographic information: Opportunities, challenges and change Biblio communication, local knowledge, volunteering
The emergency service volunteer framework: guiding good management in brigades, groups and units Biblio PDF icon save (566.47 KB) communication, volunteering
Disaster Resilient Communities: Engagement with Spontaneous Volunteer Groups Biblio PDF icon save (1.05 MB) communities, emergency management, volunteering
Briefing paper: A proposed framework to assess strategies for engaging non-traditional emergency volunteers Biblio PDF icon save (1.29 MB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Implications of Volunteered Geographic Information for Disaster Management and GIScience: A More Complex World of Volunteered Geography Biblio communication, local knowledge, volunteering
Out of uniform: building community resilience through non-traditional emergency volunteering: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (480.75 KB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Emergency volunteering 2030: a sector-wide, management perspective Biblio PDF icon save (654.85 KB) decision making, multi-hazard, volunteering
Emergency volunteering 2030: Views from the community sector Biblio PDF icon save (1.05 MB) emergency management, volunteering
Improving volunteer recruitment and retention: Annual project report 2015-2016 Biblio PDF icon save (1.46 MB) emergency management, recruitment, volunteering
The interaction between firefighting boot design and lower body injury risk at work Biblio PDF icon save (587.38 KB) emergency management, optimisation, volunteering
Emergency volunteering 2030: views from local government managers Biblio PDF icon save (985.88 KB) emergency management, governance, volunteering
Emergency volunteering in Australia: transforming, not declining Biblio PDF icon save (1017.73 KB) volunteering
Valuing volunteers: better understanding the primary motives for volunteering in Australian emergency services Biblio PDF icon save (1.86 MB) communities, emergency management, volunteering
Extending into community-led preparedness and planning just enough (but not too much?) Biblio communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Informal Volunteerism in Emergencies and Disasters: A Literature Review Biblio PDF icon save (676.37 KB) non-traditional recruitment, resilience, volunteering
Out of uniform (building community resilience through non-traditional emergency volunteering): what have we learnt? Biblio PDF icon save (534.45 KB) non-traditional recruitment, resilience, volunteering
Don't just do something, stand there! Mitigating goal seduction in emergency management Biblio capability, emergency management, volunteering
The integration of informal volunteers into animal emergency management: experiences from the 2015 South Australian bushfires - non peer reviewed extended abstract Biblio PDF icon save (184.77 KB) animals, volunteering
The changing landscape of disaster volunteering: opportunities, responses and gaps in Australia Biblio non-traditional recruitment, resilience, volunteering
Emergency volunteering shared learning network Biblio PDF icon save (2.1 MB) emergency management, volunteering
Harnessing the capacities of spontaneous volunteers: application and adaptation of the Queensland model Biblio PDF icon save (177.09 KB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Enabling sustainable emergency volunteering: annual report 2018-19 Biblio PDF icon save (1.22 MB) emergency management, volunteering
Assessing the potential, application, and implications of volunteered geographic information in disaster risk reduction Biblio PDF icon save (7.27 MB) communities, local knowledge, volunteering
Building Community Resilience Through Informal Emergency Volunteering Conference Paper 2014 Biblio PDF icon save (595.14 KB) non-traditional recruitment, resilience, volunteering
When joining is not enough: emergency services volunteers and the intention to remain Biblio volunteering
Emergency volunteer retention: can a culture of inclusiveness help? Biblio PDF icon save (1.36 MB) communities, diversity and inclusion, volunteering
A Review of Volunteered Geographic Information for Disaster Management Biblio communication, emergency management, volunteering
Improving the retention and engagement of volunteers in emergency service agencies: Annual project report 2014-2015 Biblio PDF icon save (854.2 KB) communities, non-traditional recruitment, volunteering
Volunteering into the future – disaster events, local governments & communities Biblio PDF icon save (635.16 KB) emergency management, multi-hazard, volunteering
State Emergency Service volunteer views on expectations, experiences and motivations Biblio PDF icon save (768.9 KB) emergency management, volunteering
What's wrong and what needs fixing? Stakeholder perspectives on making the future of emergency volunteering Biblio PDF icon save (1.22 MB) capability, emergency management, volunteering
Out of uniform: building community resilience through non-traditional volunteering: Annual project report 2015-2016 Biblio PDF icon save (1014.69 KB) non-traditional recruitment, resilience, volunteering
Emerging technologies for risk reduction: assessing the potential use of social media and VGI for increasing community engagement Biblio PDF icon save (570.72 KB) communication, local knowledge, volunteering
Investigating the activation of community fire units in the Blue Mountains during the October 2013 bushfires Biblio PDF icon save (5.29 MB) fire, local knowledge, volunteering
Sleep Restriction during Simulated Wildfire Suppression: Effect on Physical Task Performance Biblio guidelines, volunteering
A review of informal volunteerism in emergencies and disasters: Definition, opportunities and challenges Biblio PDF icon save (384.22 KB) multi-hazard, volunteering

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