a more peaceful future for all people. This is based on respect and intercultural understanding, on awareness for global relations and on borderless friendship.
host international holiday programmes for children and youth aged 11 up. These programmes encourage openness and respect towards all people, promotes tolerance and understanding of different cultures and attitudes, initiates friendship despite nationality or beliefs and educates non-violent conflict solutions.
a global organization dedicated to educating and inspiring peace through inter-cultural friendship, cooperation and understanding. Founded in 1950, today we are a federation of 69 Member Associations with over 200 Chapters and local groups. Over the years we have given countless children and young people the experience of a lifetime and the opportunity to build lasting friendships through our international educational programmes.