We work to expand access to inclusive and high-quality intercultural mobility through advocacy, increasing inclusivity, diversification and quality of intercultural learning opportunities and fostering active citizenship through volunteerism and intercultural learning experiences while supporting national and international organisations with similar purposes.
Our areas of impact
Engaging in advocacy to contribute to expand access to inclusive and high quality intercultural mobility
Working to increase inclusivity, diversification and quality of intercultural learning opportunities.
EFIL Member Organisations
EFIL is the umbrella organisation of AFS organisations in Europe and the Mediterranean. As of 2024, EFIL comprises 26 member organisations in Europe and beyond.
EFIL position on the Mid-term Review of Erasmus+EFIL appreciates many of the novelties of the Erasmus+ programme 2021-2027 and calls for the continuation of: ● Erasmus+ KA3…
EFIL is hiring: Communication and Governance OfficerAre you passionate about intercultural understanding as a key for a better world? Would you like to support the leading…
Teacher Training: Individual Pupil Mobility and recognition of its learning outcomes – focus on intercultural competenceGo to registration form Location: Lyon (TBC), France Dates: 28-31/10/2023 Arrivals : 28/10 am, start of the training at 2pm…
EYF annual theme
In 2024, EFIL’s annual theme under EYF, “Advancing Volunteer-based Youth Work for better ICL, learning mobility and citizenship education” aims at promoting the importance and recognition of youth work by enhancing the capacity building of youth organisations and workers, improving support for young people, fostering intercultural learning, mobility, and active citizenship, and contributing to a more just and peaceful world.
It has been over 50 years since the European Federation for Intercultural Learning (EFIL) started working towards promoting intercultural understanding and sensitivity among European Organisations, citizens and beyond.