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ICYE provides challenging intercultural learning experiences to young people, enhancing their social and personal development through international volunteer programmes. ICYE promotes intercultural understanding, equality of opportunity, justice and peace among people in the world.

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Volunteers at the Interface between Formal and Non-Formal Education

ICYE's Erasmus+ Key Action 2 project "Volunteers at the Interface…

Youth Work Can Unite: Merging Parallel Realities in Europe

Europe is presently faced with an extremely difficult and complex…

In 1987, the UN International Year of Peace, the UN Secretary-General designated ICYE as a Peace Messenger

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