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The IB again Named Best Employer in Hamburg

The award goes to the IB for the fourth time in a row / Five of five possible stars


Strategic Partnership for a Sustainable Future 2030

Ayder Alternativ Yasam Dernegi and the Internationaler Bund (IB) signed a memorandum of understanding.


The IB Presents the Day Care Centre "Atelier Eastend"

The day care centre "Atelier Eastend" is aimed at people with disabilities and/or mental illness who are interested in community and art.


UNESCO Report on Adult Education: Access to Quality Education is the Key to a Sustainable Future

The IB provides worldwide access to quality education in Europe, Asia, Africa and South America, among others.


International Volunteer Day (IVD): The IB demands free public transport for volunteers

"The voluntary services are important educational and orientation times for young people and a special form of civic commitment," says IB President Petra Merkel.


The IB supports the recommendations for the promotion of inclusive education

Unesco program: Inclusive education system for more equal opportunities


IB President Petra Merkel: Promoting children's rights must be given more weight worldwide

"Generational justice means global justice" is the title of an open letter that was sent to the Federal Chancellor, the Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development and the other members of the Federal Government on today's 30th anniversary of the signing of the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child.


EU Funds for Development Cooperation are Shrinking

EU funds for development cooperation are shrinking and are reaching only a small proportion of those countries most in need of support.


20 November 2019: 30 Years Convention on the Right's of the Child

For exactly 30 years, the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child has guaranteed all girls and boys, among other things, the right to be taken seriously and to be involved. Yet children all over the world are still given too little consideration in decisions that affect them.


New Project in Somalia Started: Vocational Schools of the Future

The IB is supporting the programme with capacity development and support for the establishment of model TVET centres in three regions.  Vocational guidance activities promote vocational training as a worthwhile alternative for Somali youth and contribute to the sustainable dissemination of new skills and experiences. 


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