The Interreg Volunteer Youth initiative is managed by the Association of European Border Regions (AEBR).
IVY Project Assistant
As a ”Schengen baby”, growing up in Strasbourg (France) on the border with Germany, Bektha has always been surrounded by European Territorial Cooperation. Her commitment towards youth involvement in policy shaping and transborder cooperation led her to become an IVY Reporter, later joining the IVY Team to support its development.
IVY Project Officer
Milena has developed a strong passion for European cooperation and youth policy through various volunteering experiences in Europe. An IVY volunteer herself in 2019, she is now proud to be part of the IVY Team, contributing to the day-to-day implementation of the initiative.
IVY Project Manager
Employed at the Association of European Border Regions (AEBR) since 2017, Cinzia has witnessed IVY's growth from the very beginning of this endeavour. She is responsible for the success of the initiative, making sure volunteers and host organisations are perfectly matched, and accompanying them throughout the entire experience.
IVY Project Director
Martin is the Secretary-General of the Association of European Border Regions (AEBR), representing its members and advocating for their needs and liaising with local, national and European institutions. Together with colleagues at the European Commission, Martin created the IVY initiative, making a European cooperation dream come true.