VOLUNTEERING FOR PEACE
SCI Switzerland is part of the international network Service Civil International (SCI). SCI Switzerland organizes volunteering projects around the world that contribute to peace in a broad sense: to social justice, sustainable development, equality, solidarity and non-violent conflict resolution.
Find your volunteering project
Workcamps are short-term volunteering engagements in international groups. Together with volunteers from various countries, you support a social, ecological or cultural project abroad.
1 – 2 weeks
In a long-term engagement, you will make a large contribution to a charitable project in Asia, Africa, Latin America, Europe or North America.
1 – 12 months
From the age of 18
European Voluntary Service
During a period of 6-12 months, you will work with non-profit organizations and companies in Europe. All costs are borne by the Movetia Foundation.
6 – 12 months
For people between 17 and 30
Living Library Zürich: “Civil service and demilitarisation”
21.09.2020 | 18 – 20h
Schweizerischer Friedensrat SFR, Gartenhofstrasse 7, Zürich
We invite you to join us on the International day of Peace, the 21st of September, for the Living Library, the topic of which is “Civil service and demilitarisation”. >> More
Be part of SCI!
As a volunteer
As a project partner
SCI supports ecological, social and cultural projects. Would you like to organize a workcamp in your project? Contact us with your project idea!
Are you back from your workcamp or long-term engagement and want to stay active in Switzerland? Or do you want to put SCI values into practice at the local level?
As a local volunteer, you can participate in our events, project groups, in certain roles or in international SCI campaigns.
100 years of SCI
SCI Switzerland celebrates its 100th anniversary in 2020 – the international organization has been committed to peace, intercultural exchange and sustainability for 100 years. In the anniversary year, SCI is organizing “Actions for Peace” worldwide.