Impact: The Community Report

Type: Publication
Theme: Impact Measurement
Format: PDF
Publisher: CCIVS
Year: 2020
Short summary:
The "Impact: The Community Report" examines the outcomes of International Voluntary Service (IVS) projects on communities, focusing on intercultural learning, active citizenship, conflict education, and technical work. The report details how IVS fosters cultural competency and enhances community participation and cohesion by addressing local challenges through collaborative efforts. It emphasizes the transformational impact of IVS, highlighting the significant role of technical work in community development and the promotion of a culture of peace. The document underscores the importance of continuous evaluation and adaptation in IVS projects to maximize their positive impacts on both volunteers and host communities.