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More Than 65 Years

Of Hands-on Global Volunteering

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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ICYE in the World

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Calling Youth to Action in a Global Visibility Drive

The main aim of the Erasmus+ Key Action 2 project "Calling Youth…

ICYE Study Report and Summary

Produced within the scope of the project "Communicating Human…

Toolkit: Human Rights Education in Volunteering

Produced within the scope of the project "Communicating Human…

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

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