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United Nations World Day for Cultural Diversity for Dialogue and Development | 21 May

Why does cultural diversity matter? Three-quarters of the world’s major conflicts have a cultural dimension. Bridging the gap between cultures is urgent and necessary for peace, stabi...Read more »

Adult Travel Programs

People to People International unites everyday citizens through immersive travel experiences as a gateway to a deeper appreciation of diverse cultures. More than visiting a destination,...Read more »

We’re not suffering from a lack of morality. We have too much

In this series, we have invited philosophers to write about what they consider to be the greatest moral challenge of our time, and how we should address it. It would be easy to conclude...Read more »

Amazing South Africa (SA): by Rolf G. Dahlberg PTPI Sweden, Member of PTPI Denmark

South Africa has been on my bucket-list forever! I heard that PTPI Denmark was heading that way, spring of 2018. They got me as a traveler straight away. I paid the fees and started to ...Read more »

Diversity and inclusion in our local chapters and communities

Look around: you’ll see some of the most successful organizations today viewing diversity as a key strategic factor to meeting marketplace demands – be it globalization of markets, ...Read more »

Diversity at Google and beyond

We’re supporting diversity at Google and beyond, because we know that a diverse mix of voices leads to better discussions, decisions, and outcomes for everyone. Take a look at our vid...Read more »

5 Reasons Why Diversity is Important in the 21st Century

Diversity comes in many forms: gender, race, religion, sexual orientation, age, culture, socioeconomic background, etc. All of these contribute to an individual’s unique experience o...Read more »

New technologies must create jobs, not destroy them

Every industrial revolution – even as it brings disruptions – ultimately delivers more jobs, opportunity and progress, connecting people even more closely to the world around them....Read more »

3 ways AI could help our mental health

Mental health difficulties affect around 1 in 5 adults at least once in their lifetime in the United States. But it’s not just the US. Poor mental health is a global issue, wit...Read more »

EU Aid Volunteers Technical Assistance Project

Eesti People to People International Estonia, is a partner in the EU Aid Volunteers Technical Assistance Project called, “More and Better EU Aid Volunteers” enhancing the te...Read more »

Updates to our website for Mobile

You will start to see some changes to our website in the coming weeks.  90% of people that visit us online are doing so from a mobile device.  This means we truly have to format and o...Read more »

17 Goals to Transform Our World

In 2015, countries adopted the 2030 Agenda for Sustainable Development and its 17 Sustainable Development Goals. In 2016, the Paris Agreement on climate change entered into force...Read more »

Diaspora workers already send money home – could they send knowledge?

Written by Ronit Avni, Founder, Localized The views expressed in this article are those of the author alone and not the World Economic Forum. It’s a classic immigrant story: a you...Read more »

Three ways to improve trust in the digital economy

This article is part of the World Economic Forum Annual Meeting The digital economy is one of the few growth certainties in an uncertain world. But the pace of this growth will not b...Read more »

World Economic Forum Annual Meeting 2018

Creating a Shared Future in a Fractured World The global context has changed dramatically: geostrategic fissures have re-emerged on multiple fronts with wide-ranging political, economic...Read more »

Report – PTPI Estonia Erasmus+

CooperActive II Eesti People to People NGO, PTPI Tallinn, Estonian chapter, is partner with other 11 organizations in Erasmus+ “CooperActive II” project. Duration of the pro...Read more »

European Conference – Armenia 2017

The team from Yerevan, Armenia have made us feel very welcome since we started the Conference on 7 September. There have already been many images and video’s shared on our Faceboo...Read more »

 Asia Pacific Conferences

Following the PTPI Asia Pacific Conference which was held in Incheon, Korea from July 20 to 22, 2017; we have agreed the future dates and locations of our conference.    2019 –...Read more »

Make Manifesto

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Swiss Chapters Welcome Kiev Chapter – August 2017

In the first week of August the Swiss Chapters are hosting 5 members of the Kiev Chapter. They will be here for the Swiss National Holiday (August 1st, with lots of fireworks), spend a ...Read more »

The International Day of Peace, observed every year on 21 September

Upon taking up my duties as Secretary-General in January of this year, my very first act was to issue an appeal for peace – a call on citizens, governments and leaders everywhere ...Read more »

5 things you need to know about the global pension crisis

At what age are you planning to retire? Do you have enough saved up to do so? Two simple questions, but the answers are not so simple. Depending on where you live, you could have ...Read more »

The Freecycle Network – giving good stuff away

The Freecycle Network™ is made up of 5,301 groups with 9,143,653 members around the world, and next door to you. It’s grassroots and entirely non-profit movement of people who a...Read more »

Report from: Chalks Corriette, Brussels, Belgium

Have just completed two days (30 and 31 May) at the European Association Summit, in Brussels. Delegates and speakers participated from all cornors of the globe. Great energy, some inte...Read more »

The 11 Chapters will be awarded a Chapter Grant by WHQ

This year, PTPI is proud to announce that 11 Chapters will be awarded a Chapter Grant! The main goal of these Chapter Grants is to aid in funding community projects that chapter members...Read more »

PTPI, Imo State Nigeria Chapter

The impact of poor sanitation, poor water quality and supply, and inappropriate hygienic behavior is known to be disastrous for infants and young children, and is a significant cause of...Read more »

Erasmus works but needs to be promoted more

By Łukasz Lewandowski | EURACTIV.pl The EU’s study and work abroad programmes are a boon for the economy but more should be done to ensure equality and offer opportunities to those o...Read more »

15-hour weeks, basic income and doughnuts. Are these the big ideas that could end inequality?

At an unusually divisive time for politics in the West, there’s one thing most people can agree on: the economy is not working well enough, for enough people. Right now, just 1% of th...Read more »

Asia Pacific Regional Conference 20 – 22 July 2017

We invite you to join us for the 2017 Asia Pacific Regional Conference The meeting will be held in Incheon (SongDo), South Korea Agenda July 20 – 22, 2017 Incheon (SongDo) City Se...Read more »

Report – Daniel Rüegsegger: Interlaken, Switzerland

Dear members and friends of the Interlaken Chapter.This year’s Annual General Meeting (AGM) is behind us and we now look forward. The minutes are written and we now look forward t...Read more »
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