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EIL Intercultural Learning is an Irish "not for profit" organisation which provides intercultural learning opportunities through study abroad, volunteer abroad, language training, travel awards, group educational programmes, and other cultural immersion activities for about 2,000 people each year. This year the organisation celebrates 50 years in Ireland. 

The Mission of EIL Intercultural Learning Ireland is: To provide intercultural learning experiences which enrich lives, promote understanding of other cultures and challenge individuals to be more globally aware and responsible.

 The work of EIL Intercultural Learning is underpinned by a set of core values and guiding principles which include the organisation’s not for profit status, its commitment to the safety and wellbeing of participants and its endorsement of the principles of equality, inclusiveness, sustainability and diversity. At all times EIL strives to achieve the highest standards and to employ best practices.

News & Events

Nyasha won an Access Travel Award this year and spent 8 weeks volunteering in Thailand with Art Relief International (ARI). Nyasha worked with children and adults on various art projects aimed at
Neasa Peters is a University of Limerick Law student and an active citizen. She travelled to Berlin representing EIL Ireland, to both celebrate the 25th anniversary of the Fall of the Berlin Wall and
Steve Ebben, Instructor in 'Computer Support and System Administration' from Fox Valley Technical College brought a group of students from the college over to Ireland. Our Senior Programme Manager,
Eoin Vaughan is founder and director of Go Gaelic. He gives EIL groups the opportunity to play Gaelic Football and learn the skills from local players on the West Coast of Ireland. Here he explains
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Latest Videos

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Brian Hughes , a Cork School of Music student from Dungarvan Co.Waterford, traveled to Ghana with EIL in June 2014 for...