ICAN (Intercultural Awareness Network) is an international platform of organizations, which aims to raise  awareness about intercultural diversity, promoting culture of peace and intercultural dialogue. ICIRLD has been a founding member of ICAN. The network was designed and launched in Romania, in 2008.

It’s a pool of stable partners, which share tools, good practice and implement joint projects. It’s concentrated on the creation of a common platform of sharing and cooperation, including a web platform, joint publication of educational and promotional materials, network meetings, visits, online conferences, parallel national activities etc. ICIRLD has hosted two of the international projects of the network. ICIRLD is also actively participating in the realization of parallel national activities involving youth from disadvantaged backgrounds in the countries involved in the Network.

Our Working Fields


Intercultural Research


Intercultural Learning and Dialogue 


Personal Development and Youth Work


Promotion of Volunteerism