SERVAS TURKEY BICYCLE TOUR | MAY 2019
Turkey, Bodrum (Gokova Gulf) | May, 14. to 18.
Mugla Bicycle Association and Servas Turkey invite Servas members to a bicycle tour around the Gulf of Gokova raising awareness to peace in the world, protection of community health and of the environment, the improvement of the quality of life, through the interaction between different cultures. Participants are invited to spend four days riding bicycles and enjoying nature at its best.
For more information, please click here.
4 VOLUNTEERS - INTERCULTURAL KARNIVAL | MAY 2019
Sweden, Uppsala | 20th to 28th May
Volunteer experience for young people over 18 years old. Servas Sweden is collaborating with the organisation of this event and volunteers will be hosted by Servas families in Uppsala. For more information check here.
2. Servas Russia International Meeting | JUNE 2019
RUSSIA, Sverdlovsk Oblast (Ural Mountains) | 19th to 24th June
Following the success of its 2018's International Meeting, Servas Russia invites you to share the beauties of the Sverdlovsk Oblast (Ural Mountains) region and its warm welcoming people. For more details, see here. You can also send an email to Ju16@yandex.ru
TRAINING COURSE FOR SERVAS VOLUNTEERS | JULY 2019
Turkey, Ekinci (Hatay) | 2d to 5th July
Just before the start of the Peace School event, organised by Servas Turkey, volunteers are invited to a training course. Volunteers will also have the opportunity to meet the families in the village, as well as a tour to the town of Antakya
See here for more details.
SERVAS PEACE & CINEMA SCHOOL | JULY 2019
Turkey, Ekinci, Antakya
Peace School - 6th to 16th July
Cinema School - 17th to 21st July
Servas international volunteers are welcome to this wonderful experience volunteering with children of different ages in a small village in Turkey. If you would like to know more, you are welcome to visit the facebook page https://www.facebook.com/groups/95345139652/ . You can also read about it in Mehmet Ates's blog (http://atesnaar.blogspot.com/2014/09/the-utopia-of-peace-village.html) or click here.
THE 2019 US SERVAS NATIONAL CONFERENCE | JULY 2019
USA, San Rafael/San Francisco, California | 26th to 28th July
US Servas celebrates the 70th anniversary of Servas International, together with its Annual US Servas National Conference, in San Rafael, just across the Golden Gate Bridge from San Francisco. Registrations start in early Februar. Check here for more information.
THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY OF SERVAS INTERNATIONAL | AUGUST 2019
Russia, Sverdlovsk region, Krasnoufimsk district | 19th to 24th August
The celebration of the 70 years of Servas International is the focus of this Meeting, in the hospitable region of the Ural Mountains, and if you are curious and wish to join, please check here for more details.
INTERNATIONAL YOUTH&FAMILIES WORKING CAMP | AUGUST 2019
Italy, Fano (Pesaro-Urbino) | August, 25th to 31st
Picture from 2018 Servas International Youth Camp in Portugal
Do you want to celebrate the 70 years of Servas? This year, the International Summer Camp is dedicated to the Mediterranean culture, the mixing and coexistence of different cultures and ways of living, based on the "art of welcoming", of empathy and overcoming prejudices and fears. We wish to build bridges and tear down walls, and let the SEEDS OF SERVAS grow in all our countries. Registrations open in March, but check here for more information.
SERVAS INTERNATIONAL PYRENEES TREK | AUGUST 2019
Spain, Canfrac (Huesca) | 25-31 August
painting from Francisco Pellicer Corellano
Servas Spain invites you, another year, to share a few days of mountains, nature and friendship in this Aragon Valley, and its Canfrac historical railway station building.
If you like trekking, and you feel like having a good, quiet, relaxing and unforgettable time, come and join us in Huesca, Spain. Registrations start on june, 5th, but check here for more information
SERVAS INDIA GANESH FESTIVAL | SEPTEMBER 2019
India, Pune city | September 1. to 6.
Enjoy the Ganesh Festival, in honour of the God with elephant head, in Pune city, India ! Participants will be hosted by Servas families and the programme includes visits and activities in and around Pune, as well as 2 days in rural India. Click here for more information.
ENVIRONMENTAL SERVAS WORKING CAMP (YOUTH) | SEPTEMBER 2019
Spain, Valencia | September, 2d. to 8th
The Servas Youth and Families Commitee invites young Servas members (18 to 30 years old) to an environmental working camp, in the beautiful Natural Park of El Saler, Valencia. With a wide range of activities, the Camp is aimed at increasing awareness about the protection of and respect for the environment, focusing on the forests, the beaches (protected sea animals) and the lakes (migratory birds). There will be 50 places available, so if you over 18 and under 30 years old, we are waiting for you .
Click here for more information.
SERVAS AFRICA REGIONAL & YOUTH MEETING | SEPTEMBER 2019
Uganda, Kampala | 9th to 13th September
Join the Servas Regional and Youth Meeting in Uganda, Africa.
The program offers a series of reflexions on the role of Peace building, youth activities, and other Servas related issues, as well as a tour around Kampala and Entebbe Zoo and Botanical Gardens.
You don't want to miss this fantastic event!!! Click here for registration and here for the program.
ALPE-ADRIA MEETING | SEPTEMBER 2019
Czech Republic, Český Krumlov | September 20th to 22d
Servas Czech Republic is very proud to organize Alpe-Adria Meeting this year, 20-22 September in Czech Republic, near Český Krumlov. You can find all the information here, and the registration form available here
SERVAS CHINA ANNUAL MEETING | SEPTEMBER 2019
China, Bayannur (Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region) | September 20th to 22d
Wu Liang Su Hai
You are kindly invited to join Servas members from China in their annual Meeting taking place in Mongolia Autonomous Region, where you will have the opportunity to immerse in the culture of this region: the beautiful scenery: Wuliangsu Lake, Ulanbuh Desert, Yinshan Petroglyphs, Urat Grassland; and the Culture: the distinctive culture of HeTao, which fuses Yinshan Culture, Prairie Culture, Yellow River Culture, Farming Culture, Frontier Culture and other kinds of cultures .
Click here for more information. Please register through Servas China National Secretary, email address: email@example.com
SERVAS INDONESIA ANNUAL MEETING | DECEMBER 2018
Indonesia, Temanggung, Central Java | 8th and 9th December 2018
Servas Indonesia will hold its annual Assembly and is inviting worldwide Servas members to join. A weekend full of nice experiences which include a musical show with a local orchestra, and a full day tour visiting unique tradicional sites around Temanggung and the Dieng Plateau with the turquoise lake.
For more information on how to register click here or write to the National Secretary of Servas Indonesia, Mr. Amin Sudarto - firstname.lastname@example.org
INTERNATIONAL SPORTS EVENT | NOVEMBER 2018
France, Provence, Calanques Massif | 31st October to 4th November
Hard, difficult and medium hikes, for experienced travellers who enjoy nature, challenges and a peaceful atmosphere.~
Here is how to join (first registration between the 24th march).
SERVAS INTERNATIONAL PEACE BIKE RIDING | OCTOBER 2018
Just after the SICOGA 2018 (Servas International Conference and General Assembly) to be held, this year in the city of Seoul, South Korea, the participants who wish will be riding bicycles along the Han River, connecting people and cultures for PEACE.
You can register and read more information about this beautiful and inspiring event here.
SICOGA 2018 | OCTOBER 2018
Servas International Conference and General Assembly
Korea Seoul | October 13th to 20th 2018
"Connecting people and cultures for Peace” is the theme for the next Servas International Conference and General Assembly (SICOGA) in Seoul in the Republic of Korea in October 13 to 20, 2018.
The SICOGA 2018 is fully booked by now and registrations are closed.
HOLLAND-CULTURAL CAPITAL OF EUROPE | 2018
HOLLAND, LEEUWARDEN-FRYSLAN | all year of 2018
Servas members in the 2018 European Cultural Capital of LEEUWARDEN-FRYSLAN invite you to come to this city and enjoy several cultural events that will take place all year round. See here the invitation and if you are interested to know more you can contact hosts in Fryslan directly.
SERVAS PEACE MEETING IN MESSINES/BELGIUM | SEPTEMBER 2018
Belgium, Messines | 22-23 September 2018
Servas Belgium-Luxemburg and Servas France are inviting to a cross border gathering, for a triple commemoration: the end of First World War; the International Day of Peace (21. september) and the launch of Servas International 70th birthday. This meeting will take place in the nice town of Messines, Belgium. You can access more information here, and the registration form here. Please register before the 27th August.
SERVAS ALPE-ADRIA MEETING IN SLOVENIA | SEPTEMBER 2018
Slovenia, Kobarid, September 14th to 16th 2018
Celebrating PEACE, and how countries, once at war, can be friends in the present and in the future, this meeting combines hiking tours with history. Come and enjoy the company of new and old friends, in this fantastic event.
See here how to join, and here how to register.
SERVAS RUHR REGION MEETING | SEPTEMBER 2018
Germany, Ruhr region | 7-9th september 2018
Servas Germany welcomes you to the Ruhr Valley (west part of Germany), where you will embark on a journey through the country's industrial history, as well as enjoy the various beauties of the region's landscapes (in 2010, European Capital of Culture).
SERVAS YOUTH SUMMER CAMP (PORTUGAL) | AUGUST 2018
Portugal, Vila Nova de Cerveira | August 26th to 1. september 2018
Servas Youth Spain, Servas Youth Italy and Servas Portugal as the host country have the joy to invite all young members (from 18 to 30 years old) to a fabulous week with lots of activities. We will celebrate the 70th anniversary of Servas, Bob Luttweiler's legacy, reflecting around the theme of free circulation of people, armed conflicts, the protection of the environment and much, much more.
You will find more details here. Be welcome!
INTERNATIONAL TREKKING IN THE PYRENEES (SPAIN)
Spain, Huesca, Parque Nacional de Ordesa | 25th to 31st August 2018
painting from Francisco Pellicer Corellano
For those who love trekking, sharing days and ways, here is a perfect opportunity to enjoy your passion in breathtaking natural surroundings: the Pyrenees. Please register only after the 5th june. Write to email@example.com and check more information here (file in english, french, spanish and catalan)
SERVAS CHINA ANNUAL CONFERENCE | AUGUST 2018
China, Shennongjia city | 24-26th August 2018
For the third consecutive year, Servas China is holding its annual Assembly and making an open invitation to all Servas members around the world who wish to join. There will be interesting and exciting tours, in this beautiful place with breathtaking views.
We are going to visit the national park of Shennongjia, the Hydropower Complex of Three Gorges Dan and some local museums.
Please read more details and how to register here.
Welcome to the People's Republic of China!
SENTIERINSIEME - ROUTE D'AMITIÉ | JULY 2018
Germany Allgäu | July, 6th to 12th 2018
Dayly excursions and day hikes, social activities, getting to know new Servas friends and meeting again old friends, that's what it's all about...and much more. Be quick to register, this is a very popular activity, promoted every year by Servas from Germay, Italy and Switzerland.
For more information (in english, german, french and italian) and registration form please click here
SERVAS BY BIKE | JUNE 2018
Italy, Calabria | June, 1st to 3d, 2018
(photo from last year's edition)
Servas Italy welcomes you to a new and exciting experience...on bicycle. Enjoy the beauties of the Calabria (Cosenza) region, the Sila National Park, Cupone (power pole for responsible tourism and environmental conservation policies), Cosenza farmhouses, from the mountains to the sea. You'll be cycling an average of 45 kms per day. For more information click here. For registration, contact firstname.lastname@example.org. Only 25 places available.
SERVAS RUSSIA INTERNATIONAL MEETING | MAY 2018
Russia Ural region | May, 25th to 31st 2018
SERVAS IBERIAN MEETING | APRIL 2018
Spain, Baños de Montemayor/Cáceres | 28th april to 1st may 2018
This year's Iberian Meeting will take place in the village of Baños de Montemayor, in the province of Cáceres. For 40€ each person, all included, enjoy several activities like a trip through the old railway of the Via de la Plata, a visit to the medieval village of Granadilla, the wall of the Gabriel y Galán dam, the Jewish quarter of Hervás,city of Béjar, etc. Write to email@example.com for more information on how to register. It is advisable that you speak some spanish.
SERVAS SOUTHEASTERN SPAIN MEETING
Spain Alcaraz | October, 12th (thursday) to 15th (sunday) 2017
Halfway between the mountains and the plain, enjoy with us a visit, climbing and trekking in the famous Cervante's "Don Quijote" and La Mancha region.We will be lodged in the historic village of Alcaraz. More information in english, here.
SERVAS BRAZIL NATIONAL MEETING
Salvador, Bahia | November, 2d to 5th, 2017
Servas Brazil and its Youth Commitee welcome Servas foreign visitors to its annual meeting. Salvador, the oldest capital in Brazil, is all about mouthwatering food, upbeat music, breathtaking landscapes and warm hearted people! For further information, and how to join, please send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org
SERVAS INDONESIA ANNUAL MEETING
Lovina Beach, Bali | November, 25-26th, 2017
Servas Indonesia welcomes Servas foreign visitors to its annual meeting.Enjoy a performance of Bali dances and a sightseeing day tour that includes a visit to Banjar hotsprinngs and Gigit waterfall. More informations and how to register, please check here.
Let's discover diversity in Israel
Negev desert, Jerusalem, and much more | December, 17-26th 2107
Servas Israel invites you to a guided tour across Israel to see the diversity in the country, during the Holidays celebrations that include Hanukah and Christmas. You find more information here
SERVAS YOUTH NEW YEAR PARTY
NAGYHÖRCSÖKPUSZTA | December, 30th to January, 4th 2018
The very active Servas Youth Group invites all young Servas members (above 16yo) to a multicultural, fun party, with activities like free talkings, cultural programs, sauna everyday, tradicional hungarian games and mindblowing parties. If you wish to join, click here for more information and/or write to email@example.com (Bogi Kovács)
Happy New Year!!!!!!
SERVAS ALPES-ADRIATIC MEETING 2017
Prien on Chiemsee/Bavaria | September 22 to 24th, 2017
Nice Servas annual gathering at the Alpes and Adriatic region, in Germany, with guided tours and other activities.
Information in english, german and italian here.
Registration form here.
International Servas Week
All around the WORLD | September, 16 to 24th, 2017
Connecting Servas | Making connections with the world
Servas Innovation Group invites every Servas member and country to organise from 16 to 24 th september an event or more in order to spread the values of Peace, Solidarity Service, Hospitality and Understanding. We will also be preparing for the celebration of the 70th birthday of Servas in 2018.
Please write to firstname.lastname@example.org for guidance and to include your activity in a common list of events around the world.
Check here for more information and reports from last year activities.
Servas Africa Regional Meeting
Kigufi, near lake Kivu | August 26th to 31st 2017
Participants will be debating the themes "Sustaining Servas in Africa, strengthening national nnetworks and building for the future".
For more information visit rwandaservas.org or contact email@example.com
SERVAS PYRENEES TREKKING 2017
Spain, Benasque Valley, Aragoneese Pyrenees | August, 25-31st 2017
Servas International Youth Camp
USA Servas Conference "Making a Difference"
July 21-23 2017
More details soon at www.usservas.org
Thailand's International Peace Action 2017
Thailand, Kohsak | July 16th, 2017
This is part of the (early) celebrations of the International Day of Peace (Sept.21st). We are going to do beach clean-up and snorkeling at Koh Sak (near Pattaya) together with a NGO called Love WildLife. Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information and how to join. ( http://lovewildlife.org/projects/edu/sak/)
SERVAS SUMMER CAMP 2017
Alcocebre | july 8th to 15th 2017
Participants will stay in a camping place 50 mts from the beach. Alll activities will follow the theme "Music and Peace". For more information contact email@example.com
LIVE WITH US, SHARE WITH US (Volunteers program)
The whole (Servas) village welcomes the volunteers.Here, you will interact with children - bring your games, your stories, your good mood. Language spoken is english. Volunteers will have a couple of days free to tour around the region.More information, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org
Varaita Valley, Monviso mountain
From june, 30th to 5th july 2017. Daily excursions, trekking, sharing and partying.
Daily excursions, trekking, sharing and partying.
Servas Russia and International Bike Trip
Russia, along northern Volga coast, from Rybinsk to Yaroslavl
For more information about the event and how to register, please see here (document attached).
Along the Isonzo valley and river, between the italian and slovenian border
1st-2nd-3rd-4th June 2017
Servas Iberian Meeting
City of Oporto
29th april to 1st may 2017
further details later, will be announced on facebook page https://www.facebook.com/ServasPortugal/?fref=ts
Regional South East Asia Servas Meeting
in March 2017 contact Mr. Amin Sudarto (Servas Indonesia), further details later
Note: This page is reserved for international Servas meetings. National meetings are not included.
2016 April 29 - May 8: Servas Belgium-Luxemburg WWWak International Art Event
2016 April 30 - May 2: Servas Spain and Portugal Iberian meeting, Caceres
More information: email@example.com
2016 May 15-22: Servas Israel Water Meeting
Servas Israel is extending the deadline for registration to 15 February 2016, to allow more participants to verify possibilities and join. Write to : firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 May 21-24: Servas Argentina Cataratas Meeting
Meeting in Cataratas, everyone invited, but specially Uruguay, Brazil, Chile, Paraguay, Bolivia and Peru
Itinerario Encuentro Servas Sudamérica 2016 CATARATAS
More information: email@example.com
Note: This page is reserved for international Servas meetings. National meetings are not included.
2016 September 30 – October 2: US Servas North American Regional Conference, Portland Oregon
The theme is "Putting the Serve Back in Servas".
The conference program includes Keynote Speaker, Rita Golden Gelman, author of Tales of a Female Nomad, Living at Large in the World. Other program highlights — Using MeetUps to promote Servas; Using Technology in Travel; Women’s Travel Tips; Introducing Partner Organizations.
2016 September 30 - October 2 East Asia Servas Area Meeting, Buyeo City, Korean
For more information, contact firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 September 16 - 18 : Servas Germany, Ruhr Region meeting
Thank you for the great interest in our meeting in the Ruhr area. All the places went really quickly and we’re completely booked up (with waiting list).
But we’d like to invite everyone who can’t be at the meeting to come and discover the Ruhr area at some other time.
We’re always happy to hear from you. Just get in touch with us: email@example.com
Heinz and Claudia Miebach
(on behalf of the hosts in the Ruhr area)
2016 September 9-14: Servas International trekking in the Pyrenees, La Seu d'Urgell (Andorra)
In Spain, France and Andorra, for everybody who likes mountain and trekking.
More information: firstname.lastname@example.org
2016 September 3 - 7 Servas Italy International in Apulia "Nature, Culture and Italian Flavours"
60 places for people aged 18-30 years; Registration deadline: May 31, 2016; Cost: 180 Euros per person
2016 August 24-31: Servas Sweden "Welcome to Sweden".
The event is fully booked with 30 participants coming from various countries.
More information: email@example.com
2016 August 21-28: Servas International Summer Camp 2016, Puerto de Santa Maria, Cadiz
2016 July 29-31: Servas South East Asia Regional Meeting, Yogyakarta, Indonesia
2016 July 20-25: Servas Romania Summer camp for Youth and families with children
2016 July 6 - 16 Servas Turkey 8th 'Live with us Share with us' (Peace School)
2016 July 1-7: Servas Italy Sentierinsieme (Pathways)
2016 June 2-4: SERVAS BY BIKE 2016 (Peace Riding along the Adriatic Sea, Ravenna & Rimini, Italy)
Preliminary program (Bike_2016_PRELIMINARY_program.pdf)
Complete information (http://www.servas.it/tiki-index.php?page=Servas+in+bici+-+Servas+by+bike)