Service Civil International (SCI) is one of the world's largest international volunteering organisations dedicated to promoting a culture of peace through the organisation and coordination of voluntary projects all over the world.! .
Service Civil International (SCI) is one of the world’s largest volunteering organizations with more than 90 years of experience in conducting short and long term voluntary projects for people of all ages and backgrounds. It has 43 branches and groups worldwide and an ever growing number of partner organizations. The network spans 5 continents, but is based mainly in Europe and Asia..
SCI was introduced to Sri Lanka in the early 1960’s (June 30, 1963) and the organization has been active ever since (click here to learn more about the history of SCI-SL). SCI has played a significant role in the promotion of peace and national integration in Sri Lanka. It has organized countless work camps, short term projects, long term projects, and international projects from the time it was established until now. Many (foreign and local) volunteers have come and gone and some of them are still active members of SCI-SL. .
Our Mission Is "Promote peace, international understanding, and solidarity, social justice, sustainable development, and respect for the environment."! Our Vision "A world peace: social justice and sustainable development, where all people live together with mutual respect and without resource to any form of violence to solve conflict."! The registered office of SCI-SL is located in the Kandy District of Central Province in Sri Lanka.