Since its beginning, CISV has worked in cooperation with like-minded organizations for the purpose of educational research, national, regional and international relations, and, increasingly, to develop our programmes and activities.
Our official relations
CISV International is a UNESCO partner Non Governmental Organization (NGO), holds participatory status with the Council of Europe and is a candidate member of the European Youth Forum.
The CISV International representative is Beatrice Naegeli (CISV France).
Council of Europe
The CISV International representative is Anne Kraus (CISV Luxembourg).
CISV International has three Youth Peace Ambassadors (a two-year Council of Europe initiative).
European Youth Forum
The CISV International representative is Tore Bang Heerup (CISV Denmark).
Our research partnerships
CISV International has enjoyed research partnerships with Birkbeck College (UK),Newcastle University (UK), University of Modena (Italy), University of Ohio (USA) and University of Cincinnati.
Our partner organizations
CISV International works closely with Peace One Day to support the annual international Peace Day. In 2011, CISV International partnered with Peace One Day as part of our educational focus on Conflict and Resolution for the year.
CISV and Peace Day 2013
Through 2012 CISV International partnered with Earth Hour, as we focused on Sustainable Development, and worked together to raise awareness of using our resources wisely.
CISV member associations and their Chapters work in partnership with a wide variety of like-minded national and local organizations around the world.