"Shared working and learning between young people from different countries is a critical aspect of the programme."
Through ICS, UK volunteers work alongside volunteers from the host country as equal partners.
Cross-cultural learning is a key aspect of the programme and is an area particularly valued by many ICS volunteers.
Our quality principles
Shared working and learning is one of the seven ICS quality principles. These principles ensure all our different projects, partners and volunteers bring about positive change.
The other principles are: