Nandhika from India has been volunteering since she arrived in her host community.
Effah is working to address disability rights issues in Malaysia.
Alumni grant project promotes the importance of civic engagement and peacebuilding.
Six YES alumni volunteered at the “Overcoming Barriers Towards Sustainable Development” event held at the United Nations House.
Alumni from Liberia organized a project to boost students' public speaking skills.
Imen from Tunisia talks about the halfway mark in her exchange year.
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For December we have a Student of the Month and an Honorable Mention!
Merima from Bosnia and Herzegovina shares why she loves IEW
11 YES alumni in Jordan volunteered at the AlRahmeh Animal Shelter.
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