ICYE in the World
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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 July 2016 issue of the ICYE Newsletter on “Volunteering for Life Skills or Employability?” is out.  Read here.

Read the Executive Summary and Full Report of the ICYE Impact Assessment of the Erasmus+ KA2 project on “Human Rights in Diversity“.

The 29th General Assembly of the ICYE Federation was successfully carried out in Goa, India, from 23 thru 28 November 2015. It was attended by 62 participants, representing 37 different countries. Read more

Read the final activity report of the “Communicating Human Rights in Diversity" training held in Copenhagen, Denmark, March 2015, Read more!

“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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