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U.S. Senate appropriations committee supports J1-exchange visitor programs

#SaveJ1

After the worrying news we received from the U.S. beginning of September (see previous posts)  regarding possible plans to abandon some  of the J1- Visitor Programs – including au pair-  we are pleased to announce that last Thursday the Senate Appropriations Committee has clearly stated in an amendment that funds allocated to the J1 Exchange Read more…

#SaveJ1 After the worrying news we received from the U.S. beginning of September (see previous posts)  regarding possible plans to abandon some  of the J1- Visitor Programs – including au pair-  we areRead More..

11 September 2017

Call to Action: Help us to save the U.S.A. Au Pair Program #SaveJ1

CALL TO ACTION HELP US TO SAVE THE U.S.A. AU PAIR PROGRAM #SAVEJ1 As we have already reported the American government is considering eliminating in-bound cultural exchange programs into the U.S.A. including Au Pair,Read More..

CALL TO ACTION HELP US TO SAVE THE U.S.A. AU PAIR PROGRAM #SAVEJ1 As we have already reported the American government is considering eliminating in-bound cultural exchange programs into the U.S.A. including Au Pair,Read More..

06 September 2017

Trump Administration considering cuts to J1 Cultural Exchange programs including Au Pair

The Washington Post as well as other sources reported that under Donald Trump´s Executive Order “Buy American, Hire American” several J1 programs including au pair will be under review and possibly changed, reducedRead More..

The Washington Post as well as other sources reported that under Donald Trump´s Executive Order “Buy American, Hire American” several J1 programs including au pair will be under review and possibly changed, reducedRead More..

30 August 2017

IAPA Workshops Brazil and Colombia

The IAPA Board is planning to be more in touch with its members not only during the annual event WETM-IAC but also by visiting them in their surrounding. “We want to understand betterRead More..

30 January 2017
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IAPA official partner of ICEF Berlin Workshop 2016

IAPA will be represented at ICEF BERLIN Workshop  October 30.- November 01. 2016 Every year ICEF Berlin workshop attracts hundreds of organizations and individuals active the international education and youth exchange  sector. Last year about 2500 participantsRead More..

18 October 2016
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IAPA and ECAPS support Irish au pair programme

The International Au Pair Association (IAPA) and the European Committee for Au Pair Standards (ECAPS) are closely following the developments in the Irish au pair industry and very concerned to learn of the latestRead More..

11 March 2016