ICS volunteers across seven agencies, seven countries and three continents came together to celebrate #InternationalVolunteerDay, sharing a snapshot of their lives as voluntee
Every year, thousands of ICS volunteers leave their home communities to work in 22 countries across three continents, bringing with them a passion for change, a drive for learning more about the communities they will call home for three
Today is momentous.
‘In time we will no longer be the silent majority there, but the loudest voice of peace’ – Victor Ochen, youth activist and Nobel Peace Prize nominee.
Many of our ICS volunteers use the opportunity of going overseas to do even more amazing things on top of their work on placement.
Food. It’s something every ICS volunteer thinks about before going overseas and for many, sharing meals with their host family is something they’ll never forget.
Money makes the world go round.
Amelia Womack was just 29 when she was elected as The Green Party’s Deputy Leader in 2014 – the youngest ever in political party history.
FGM. Three letters that disguise the horrible reality of the words behind them: female genital mutilation.
This week marks the start of UNGA. 193 nations. 71 years old. 17 goals for improving the world. And 13 days of high profile talks and meetings.