CISV: Comunità, Impegno, Servizio, Volontariato
CISV is an italian NGO based in Turin and Cagliari, recognized by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, which operates in Europe, Africa and Latin America with the participation of local people. Today it is present in 11 countries in Europe, Africa Latin America.
To achieve food security, social justice and the affirmation of human rights, supports farmers' movements, promotes the role of women, enhances the culture and local resources.
CISV promotes initiatives and awareness campaigns in Italy and in Europe, the paths of global citizenship education in schools, public spaces and initiatives for adults and young people. It can bring expertise of large scale projects promoting new channels of communication (web 2.0 tools) in order to sustain the role of technology in addressing social problems and community development. CISV is a member of COP (Consortium of NGOs in Piedmont), of Co.Co.IS (Coordination of NGOs in Sardinia), of FOCSIV federation (member of CIDSE).