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Friendship Force Listed in Latest Edition of Travel Author and Host Rick Steves’ Book

Rick Steves, a well-known American travel author and expert, has included Friendship Force International in his third edition of his book Travel as a Political Act alongside other educational travel organizations. As Rick writes, I’ve taken several wonderful trips with organizations that offer ‘educational’ or ‘reality’ tours… It’s clear to me that if you want […]

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Featured Video

The mission of Friendship Force is to promote global understanding across the barriers that separate people. Since the founding of our organization in 1977, Friendship Force has worked to bridge the divide created by cultural misunderstandings and fear. Over the last 40 years, we have remained committed to this mission, with friendship and understanding as our primary objectives. Friendship Force International previewed our newest video at the World Conference in Manchester. We are pleased to now officially debut it with the larger membership. We encourage you to share this new official video on how the Friendship Force mission is important now more than ever!