International Volunteers for Peace believes that it is the everyday actions of ordinary people of different backgrounds living and
working together that make peace possible
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What we do
IVP organises volunteer projects in communities across the globe.
We bring together people of diverse race, ideology,nationality and age who live together while working on a community project .
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Are you ready?
We see volunteering as a way of achieving social change. Our activities encourage understanding and promote discussion and an appreciation of the problems that different communities face in their struggles for social justice and environmental harmony.
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"The joyful happy, free collaboration of men working and living for each other - that is the true miracle which can bring about all other specific miracles." - Pierre Cérésole
Volunteering in Sri Lanka
This SCI workcamp took place in Sri Lanka in October 2015. The volunteers joined a community project at Kudagama fishing village.
Volunteering we work for our future
I volunteer because working at a local levels is important. It is important because we are working for our future, for the future of the planet, and we decide not to wait for our governments to agree to do so.