Coordinating Committee For International Voluntary Service

Objectives and Mission: 

Promote voluntary service throughout the world; combat the danger of war, social and racial discrimination, underdevelopment and illiteracy; promote international understanding, friendship and solidarity as preconditions of firm and lasting peace; enable social and national development; establish a just international economic and social order.

General description: 

CCIVS supports and develops projects based on the idea that working together on a concrete task is the most effective way of creating international friendship and understanding. The projects serve as a catalyst for dialogue as they provide an opportunity to work together according to each person's ability and to practice living together.

Country Presence: 
Macao, China
Democratic Republic of the Congo
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
Democratic People's Republic of Korea
Field of Interest: 
Development, Education, Education for Peace, Information services, Intangible Heritage, Literacy, Refugees, Tangible Heritage, Volunteers, Youth