ICYE in the World
Long-term Projects
6 or 12 months:
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STePs Projects
2 to 16 weeks:
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ICYE is an international non-profit youth exchange organisation promoting youth mobility, intercultural learning and international voluntary service, in more than 40 countries around the world.

The February 2015 issue of the ICYE Newsletter on "Assessing the impact of long-term international volunteering" is out.  Read here.

The Final Activity Report of the international training seminar “Citizenship for change: empowering activism” held in Madrid, Spain, April 2014, has been published. Read more! To find out how the campaigns in 17 countries in Europe, Asia, Latin America and Africa are developing click on “The Volunteer Activist” logo below.

The Impact Assessment Tool Kit is out!
"Practical Guide for Assessing the Impact of Long Term International Volunteering" Click here.

"I.C.Y."- See why people volunteer with ICYE! Don't miss out on this incredible Video on Volunteering by ICYE UK! Watch here.

“Volunteering and Activism –

Two sides to the same coin?”

The volunteer activist is a worldwide campaigns project around young citizen action for social change that seeks to raise awareness of the pressing social concerns of our time. Young ICYE /EVS volunteers work closely together with NGOs to launch campaigns in 17 countries - in Europe, Latin America, Asia and Africa - on wide-ranging themes from the environment, anti-racism, multiculturalism, to volunteering. This project is supported by the Youth in Action Programme -Action 3.2- of the European Commission. Find out more by clicking on the logo.




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In 1987, the UN International Year of Peace the UN Secretary-General,
Javier Pérez de Cuéllar designated ICYE as a Peace Messenger.

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