Past Events and Meetings

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).

Here, you will find information on how to register and pay. Please fill in the registration form and send it by email before the end of april 2018.

Photo : International Servas Meeting of the Ruhr Region

 


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 servaspirineos18@gmail.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 rota.raffaella@gmail.com. Only 25 places available.


SERVAS RUSSIA INTERNATIONAL MEETING | MAY 2018

Russia Ural region | May, 25th to 31st 2018

(picture of  Krasnoufimsk, from TripAdvisor)
Servas Russia , with the support of the Krasnoufimsk District Authority, is honored and happy to invite you to its 1st Servas International Meeting:  "Exploring the unique spirit and rich culture of Ural."  
Check here for more information.
Please contact russia@servas.org for more information and how to register. 

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 rufinocal@gmail.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

Brazil

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 brasil@servas.org


SERVAS INDONESIA ANNUAL MEETING

Indonesia

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

 

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

Hungary

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 12koviubi34@gmail.com (Bogi Kovács)
Happy New Year!!!!!!

 

SERVAS ALPES-ADRIATIC MEETING 2017

Germany,

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 innovation@servas.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

Rwanda,

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 rwanda@servas.org


SERVAS PYRENEES TREKKING 2017

Spain, Benasque Valley, Aragoneese Pyrenees | August, 25-31st 2017

 

 

Trekking in the mountains, for medium and experienced levels. Venues in hostels and mountain cabins. For more information see here or write to : servaspirineos17@gmail.com

 


Servas International Youth Camp

Italy, Brembana Valley (Bergamo)
From 20 to 27th august 2017. With the collaboration of Servas Spain Youth , Commitee the Servas International Youth Camp to be held  in Brembana Valley (Bergamo, Italy)
For further information and registration form, see here
 

USA Servas Conference "Making a Difference"

USA

Washington DC

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 tahiland@servas.org for more information and how to join. ( http://lovewildlife.org/projects/edu/sak/)


SERVAS SUMMER CAMP 2017

Spain,

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 servassummercamp@gmail.com

To register: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe6yARiQcA-N59iUmoLmpPBVM2P7iRUzSYxQMBB5uqYEpTB4w/viewform?c=0&w=1

 


LIVE WITH US, SHARE WITH US (Volunteers program)

Turkey,

Ekinci, Antioch | July 6th to 16th 2017

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 mehmettates@yahoo.com


Sentierinsieme/Pathways together

Italy

Varaita Valley, Monviso mountain

From june, 30th to 5th july 2017. Daily excursions, trekking, sharing and partying.

Daily excursions, trekking, sharing and partying.

http://www.segnavia.piemonte.it/sentierinsieme2017/ENG/sentierinsieme2017.html


Servas Russia and International Bike Trip

Russia, along northern Volga coast, from Rybinsk to Yaroslavl

From June 10th to the 12th 2017. There will be a limit for 10 international Servas participants. 

For more information about the event and how to register, please see here (document attached).

 


Servas Cycling

Italy

Along the Isonzo valley and river, between the italian and slovenian border
 

1st-2nd-3rd-4th June 2017

More informations and pre-registration form


Servas Iberian Meeting

Portugal

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

Philippine

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

WWWak International Art Event Invitation
WWWak International Art Event Program
WWWak International Art Event Participation Form

2016 April 30 - May 2: Servas Spain and Portugal Iberian meeting, Caceres

More information: rufinocal@gmail.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 : israel@servas.org

Israel Water Meeting 2016
Israel Water Meeting 2016 Brochure
Israel Water Meeting 2016 Program

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: argentina@servas.org

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

Application deadline: July 31, 2016 Cost: US$300.
Meeting information
Program
Registration Form

For more information, contact eameeting.2016@gmail.com

2016 September 16 - 18 : Servas Germany, Ruhr Region meeting

Welcome Information
Registration Form

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: servas-ruhrgebiet@gmx.de
Kind regards,
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: gallipont@gmail.com

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: servasuppsala@gmail.com

2016 August 21-28: Servas International Summer Camp 2016, Puerto de Santa Maria, Cadiz

For youth and families. More information: servasjovenes@gmail.com      gallipont@gmail.com

2016 July 29-31: Servas South East Asia Regional Meeting, Yogyakarta, Indonesia

SEA meeting July 2016 Information

2016 July 20-25: Servas Romania Summer camp for Youth and families with children

Meeting Information

2016 July 6 - 16 Servas Turkey 8th 'Live with us Share with us' (Peace School)

Live with us Share with us Information
Application form

2016 July 1-7: Servas Italy Sentierinsieme (Pathways)

Sentierinsieme_2016.pdf

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)