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70 Years of Global Citizenship

and Hands-on 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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Fast Facts: 


Our Scholarship Fund is aimed at young people in the Global South.


We at the ICYE decided to create this fund because there are fewer funding opportunities in the Global South and we want to give them the same opportunities as, for example, Europe and the European Solidarity Corps (ESC).

How to do this? 

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