– Centro Internazionale per la Promozione dell’Educazione e lo Sviluppo

International Center for Promotion of Education and Development (CEIPES)

Candidate Member

Via G. La farina 21

Palermo, Italy

Tel.: (+39) 0917848236



Mission statement

CEIPES is a non-profit global organisation active in the field of social and human development that works through education for a world of peace and equality in order to grant the fulfilment of the universal human rights.

The mission of CEIPES is to foster and support the sustainable development of local communities and individuals’ empowerment through education and training, human rights and international cooperation.

Objectives of CEIPES:

  • To promote education and development for all the people at any age as a tool to foster individual and collective grow.

  • To fight all forms of discrimination with the aim of contributing to community development, promoting social inclusion and equal opportunities.

  • To encourage intercultural dialogue with the objective of fostering mutual understanding and respect between individuals from different cultures, building

  • the awareness of the intercultural enrichment achieved through the sharing of values, traditions and different modus vivendi.

  • To promote lifelong learning, vocational training and entrepreneurship with the aim of enhancing opportunities for youth and adults to improve and acquire competences and therefore boost their employability and inclusion.

  • To improve methodologies, develop innovative strategies and tools in the field of youth, education and training through active international cooperation, study and research.

  • To promote non-formal education as a vital tool in the education of youth and adults and as complementary to formal education.

  • To conduct international cooperation projects respecting equal opportunities and the principle of self-determination of people, as well as strengthen collaboration for the promotion of education, culture, peace and nonviolence, interculturality, solidarity, human rights and active citizenship.

  • To promote peace, nonviolence and human rights as the only way to reach a world of equality and solidarity in which all human beings enjoy their fundamental rights.

Main activities

CEIPES is a European NGO active in more than 8 EU member countries.The main purpose of CEIPES is to promote the Education and Development of young people and adults through activities in education, training, culture, nonviolence, interculturality, solidarity, human rights, active citizenship, international cooperation, and promote services thus contributing to human and civil growth at individual, community and world levels.

International projects

CEIPES and his referent organisations participated in many long term project, lifelong learning, Erasmus plus and training courses such as training and networking activities on education and training, ICT, development of innovation, transfer of innovation, immigration, equal opportunities, culture, interculturality, disability and learning disabilities.


CEIPES has different publications since 2007 on filed of organisation like INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT, YOUTH, EDUCATION, RESERCH, TRAINING, LEARNING MOBILITY, CULTURE and SOCIAL WELFARE". For more information please visit CEIPES web site.