About Junior Chamber International (JCI)
Junior Chamber International (JCI) is a worldwide federation of young leaders and entrepreneurs, with more
than 200.000 members and one million alumni all around the world. It is a non-profit organization with
representation in over 45 countries in Europe and 120 worldwide.
JCI is a network where young people from 18 to 40 all over the world learn to take on responsibilities and
develop management skills through active working on projects. This structure forms an international
grassroots movement creating global impact through local action.
JCI is an international community of young active citizens who share the belief that in order to create
positive change, we must take collective action to improve ourselves and the world around us. Engaging in
activities ranging from sustainable development to international projects, we take responsibility for our
communities while improving ourselves through participation, leadership and action.
On the international level, JCI partners with global organization with mutual values and goals and takes
part in several development projects, among which: UN Millennium Development Goals, UN Global Compact and
Corporate Social Responsibility, International Chamber of Commerce-World Chambers Federation (ICC-WCF)
and Global Economic Progress, or the campaign for combating malaria with the UN Foundation and
JCI Nothing But Nets. JCI and its members think critically about society’s greatest challenges and act
on behalf of our communities to be part of the solution.
JCI is active in the following European countries:
Armenia, Austria, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia&Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Catalonia, Cyprus, Denmark, Estonia,
Finland, France, Fyro Macedonia, Germany, Greece, Hungary, Iceland, Ireland, Israel, Italy, Latvia, Lithuania,
Luxembourg, Malta, Monaco, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal, Romania, Russia, Scotland, Serbia,
Slovakia, Slovenia, Sweden, Switzerland, Turkey, Ukraine, United Kingdom.