Step Up

Camps planned by staff and participants

Young people learn when given the chance to lead. CISV Step Ups encourage young people to
take a leading role in planning and organizing activities. The participants and adult leaders use
CISV’s Peace Education to guide the theme around which they plan activities, such as identity,
democracy, or environmental protection. Step Ups provide great opportunities for young
people to learn about how these issues are thought about and dealt with in different countries
and cultures. Just as importantly, they make friends and gain a wider appreciation of global

  • Camp based
  • Delegations of 4 youth from 10 countries
  • Age 14-15
  • 23 days