What is People to People International (PTPI)?
People to People International (PTPI) is an international organization that is enhancing international understanding and friendship through educational, cultural and humanitarian activities involving the exchange of ideas and experiences directly among peoples of different countries and diverse cultures.
PTPI is dedicated to enhancing cross-cultural communication within each community, and across communities and nations. Tolerance and mutual understanding are central themes. While not a partisan or political institution, PTPI supports the basic values and goals of its founder, President Dwight D. Eisenhower.
Seattle, Washington, USA
August 29 - September 2, 2012
Join PTPI's IMPACT Program today!
IMPACT: Seattle is a humanitarian focused travel program for PTPI members between the ages of 18 - 25.
Feb 15 - 22, 2013
Seattle, Washington, USA
March 14 - 17, 2013
July 11 - 21, 2013
Welcome to the newly chartered chapters in the Middle East & Africa region:
- Cairo, Egypt (Spirits of Change) Student Chapter
- Cairo, Egypt (Nile of Peace) Student Chapter
- Huye, Rwanda (National University in Rwanda) Chapter
- Kigali, Rwanda (KIST University) Chapter
- Casablanca, Morocco Chapter
Haven't had the chance to be part of PTPI's 20th Worldwide Conference in Tallin, Estonia? Check out the pictures here. "Where Can You Find PTPI? Almost Everywhere..." Read this blog post all the way from Australia here. PTPI Chapters in the region are doing amazing projects. Read here about PTPI's Kumasi, Ghana University Chapter latest project. PTPI's Middle East & Africa Coordinator, Ahmed Roushdy, recently visited the Cairo, Egypt (Spirits of Change) Student Chapter. They celebrated the impact the chapter has had throughout the year. Group picture here, and the PTPI cake picture here. PTPI's Durban, South Africa (Hillcrest High School) Student Chapter has celebrated "Peace Day" you can read more here.
PTPI's Mombasa, Kenya Chapter during World AIDS Day
SAVE THE DATES
Save the Date for PTPI's Global Youth Forum
Washington D.C. USA
November 6 - 10, 2013
Save the Date! The 2013 Global Youth Forum (GYF) will be held November 6-10 in historic Washington, D.C., USA. Details and registration will be available in May of 2013 via this link.
Save the Date for PTPI's BOT & ARM
New Orleans, Louisiana, USA
August 28 - 31, 2013
PTPI will hold its 2013 Annual Board of Trustees Meeting (BOT) and Americas Regional Meeting (ARM) in the city with many nicknames - The Big Easy, The Crescent City, The Birthplace of Jazz, Mardi Gras City and NOLA to name a few. That's right... New Orleans, Louisiana USA! Click here for more info.