IBG has been organizing workcamps since 1965 to promote international solidarity, friendship and understanding. #peacingtheworldtogether!
Let's take action for climate protection!
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Volunteer in Germany
Volunteer in nature conservation in national parks, build playgrounds in small communities or support non-commercial festivals and children's camps - a workcamp in Germany is a great opportunity to (re-)discover Germany together with international volunteers.
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Equal rights. Equal opportunites.
Our workcamps are open for all, regardless of origin, gender, sexual identity, cultural and social background, economic position, education, religion and beliefs, physical and health conditions, and/or other restrictions.
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Access for All
Participation in our volunteering projects should be open to any young person. We are therefore committed to overcoming obstacles and making access to international workcamps as easy as possible.
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Practice sustainability
In our volunteering projects we promote sustainability and support its practical implementation in everyday life.
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Be part of the change - join a virtual camp!
Environmental projects, sport and health, communication or artistic / creative ideas. There are numerous ways you can volunteer from home and get to know volunteers from around the world in online projects.
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Our volunteers' experience
You would like to know what other volunteers have experienced in voluntary work projects in Germany and abroad? Here you can find reviews of different work camps.
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Celebrating 100 Years
Have you ever wondered when international workcamps started? The idea goes back to the engineer and pacifist Pierre Cérésole, who organized the very first international project with volunteers from France, Switzerland, England and Germany in 1920 just outside Verdun.
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Workcamps

In a workcamp, young people from all over the world come together to volunteer for a non-profit project for 2 to 3 weeks.

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Long Term Volunteering & ESC

We also send volunteers to Volunteering Teams offered by the European Solidarity Corps, as well as medium and long-term volunteer services abroad.

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Trainings

Every year we have places available in international training courses and seminars in Germany and abroad. Travel expenses are often funded under the ERASMUS+ program.

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WHAT IS ON OUR MIND THESE DAYS

Looking back at 2021
Looking back at 2021
Thank you for your commitment! December 5th is International Volunteer Day. This day makes the importance of voluntary work in and for our society visible more worldwide. The work of IBG would not be...
Filmakers wanted: Video campaign on international workcamps in nature and climate protection
Filmakers wanted: Video campaign on international workcamps in nature and climate protection
IBG e.V. organizes between 30 and 45 workcamps in Germany every year. In these international projects, young people from all over the world come together and implement voluntary work projects with a...
„Challenge accepted - Europe. Let's create challenges to explore your ideas.“
„Challenge accepted - Europe. Let's create challenges to explore your ideas.“
Digital event for a project with young people from Europe on December 4th, 2021 In the event “Challenge accepted - Europe. Let's create challenges to explore your ideas “want IJAB and EJBM /...

Our team is working from home a lot at the moment. Therefore, you may not always be able to reach us by phone. Just send us an email with your question or your request and your telephone number - we will be happy to call you back.

EVENTS TO COME

03.-05. Dezember: IBG-Projektwerkstatt | Winterbach
05. Dezember: IBG-Mitgliederversammlung | online

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