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 an official 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). Learn more about CISV and UNESCO here.


Council of Europe

The CISV International representative is Anne Kraus (CISV Luxembourg).


European Youth Forum

The CISV International representative is Pipa Raimundo (CISV Portugal).

Our research partnerships

CISV International has enjoyed research partnerships with Birkbeck, University of London (UK), Newcastle University (UK), Northumbria University (UK) University of Modena and Reggio Emilia (Italy), Ohio University (USA) and University of Cincinnati (USA).