International Summer Camp 2018


Meet people from different countries and make friends forever.


160 young people from many European countries will come together in the Pestalozzi Children's Village. The goal bringing in their own perspectives and listening to others who deal with divisive issues affecting our world. The two week camp is based around interactive, dynamic courses in which you will exchange your thoughts with others on topics such as Anti-Discrimination, Child Rights, Conflict Transformation, Intercultural Communication, and Migration. In addition, you will live together with young people from other countries and have the opportunity to spend your free time hanging out with new friends in the hills of Appenzell.

Do the following characteristics apply to you? Then register now!

  • Born in 2001 or 2002
  • Resident of Switzerland
  • Good English skills (the camp language is English, all courses are held in English)
  • Independent and flexible
  • Open and curious about young people from other countries


  • CHF 200.– 
  • Individual transportation  to and from Trogen


  • Meals, accommodation, excursions and participation in the courses


Individual arrival: Monday, 9th of July 2018, before 10am
Individual departure: Saturday, 21st of July 2018, after 10 am


Register now to secure your place.​

If you would like to participate as a supervisor at the International Summer Camp, please contact Barbara Germann at As a supervisor, you must be at least 22 years old.

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Your Contact Person

«I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the waters to create many ripples. – Mother Teresa»

Barbara Germann

+41  71 343 73 74​


Pestalozzi Children’s Foundation
Kinderdorfstrasse 20
9043 Trogen


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Yes, I would like to make a donation to the Children's Village.

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Yes, I would like to make a donation to East Africa.

Yes, I would like to make a donation to South-East Asia.

Yes, I would like to make a donation to South-East Europe.

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