The International Junior Branch is the youth-led arm of CISV International and leads and represents the interests of our local Junior Branch members. Our Junior Branch welcomes members aged 16-25 and offers young people an unrivalled opportunity to develop their personal and leadership development skills.
CISV International Junior Representatives
There are two CISV International Junior Branch Representatives (IJRs), who are both full voting members of the Board of CISV International. The IJRs organize and lead the annual International Junior Branch Conference. At this Conference, CISV National Junior Branch Representatives elects one new IJR for a two year term.
The current IJRs are:
Senior IJR Dow Linnell, CISV Canada (elected 2015)
Junior IJR Gaspard Simmon, CISV France (elected 2015)
CISV International Junior Branch Meetings
There is an annual international Junior Branch Conference for National Representatives and delegations from National Junior Branches. There are also annual meetings in the three working regions of the CISV International Junior Branch:
- America's Regional Members Meeting
- European Junior Branch Meeting
- Juniors Asia Pacific Region Conference.
CISV National Junior Branch Representatives
Each CISV National Association Junior Branch has two National Junior Branch Representatives, who in turn elect the International Junior Branch Representatives. The National Junior Branch Representatives are elected by their national Junior Branch membership. Nearly every one of our 200 plus, CISV Chapters has an active local Junior Branch.