The Internationaler Bund

Strengthening Being Human

Our goal is to help people to develop in freedom, to shape their own lives, to integrate into society, to take on personal responsibility and to actively help shape the development of society. With almost 14,000 employees, the Internationaler Bund (IB) is one of the large service providers in youth, social and educational work in Europe. Its motto is Strengthening Being Human.

The IB has established more than 700 facilities and branches in 300 locations worldwide, helping 350,000 children, adolescents, adults and senior citizens every year with their career and personal planning and offering a wide range of services. The IB-Group is politically non-aligned and non-denominational. Helping people to develop in freedom, to shape their own lives, to integrate into society, to take on personal responsibility, to actively help shaping the development of society, to encourage the willingness for social support to the individual and the society, to promote international understanding and cooperation have been core elements since its foundation in 1949 and have remained valid to the association ever since

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First Fridays-for-future demonstration since the pandemic started

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EU asylum policy determines whether the Union is perceived as a humanitarian union

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Is Moria the acid test for the cohesion of the European Union?

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The IB Mthiebi Boarding School is supporting more than 1300 pupils from pre-school to highschool with the motto of "Strengthening Being Human".

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The IB on the main tasks of the German EU Presidency

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The IB congratulates on its 75th birthday / Support for the 17 goals for sustainable development

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UNESCO World Education Report published / Thiemo Fojkar: "The pandemic relentlessly exposes inequalities

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350.000

children, adolescents, adults and senior citizens every year

14.000

Qualified employees

700

Facilities in more than 300 locations

350

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