WillkommenWelcome to the homepage of Initiative Solidarische Welt Ilmenau e.V. (Initiative for World Solidarity Ilmenau). We are a student association at Technische Universität Ilmenau, Germany, that is promoting intercultural exchange, mutual understanding, tolerance and peace. On the following sites you can find more information on us and our projects.

Don’t miss …

… today’s hsf international – the international radio show. Our guest Karla will tell you more about Mexico. Right after the talk, Benno will present two fantastic bands from Latin America: La Vela Puerca from Uruguay and Buena Vista Social Club from Kuba. And last but not least: Gare, Tosin and Johan have a new episode of “Was ist los?” for you.

Tune in: 7-10 pm on 98,1 UKW or via stream on www.radio-hsf.de!

Get to know the Ilmenau refugees’ network

Flyer_Netzwerktreffen_engl_webAs you may know, we have a refugees’ network, where a group of volunteers helps refugees get started into their new day-to-day life.
If you are interested in working for and with refugees and would like to support us, you have the opportunity to get to know us and our projects a little better on the following two dates:


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Begegnungszentrum (Wetzlarer Platz 1)

Thursday, 28 April 2016
6 pm
Begegnungszentrum (Wetzlarer Platz 1)

Tuesday, 3 May 2016
7 pm
Mensa IV, Mensa Ehrenberg (Max-Planck-Ring 1)

If you can’t make it to either of these events you can always contact us at: refugees@iswi.org

Switch on your radio …

… to listen to the repeat show of hsf international. Our guest was Horia from Romania. For worldwide music, Johny picked a nice band from Japan to play it to you. And “Was ist los?” dealt with the following topics (among others): Ecuador earthquake, the movies “Jungle book”, the Brazilian Presidential Impeachment, current events, dating disasters, ridiculous things happening to friends & childhood mistakes.

Have fun: 7 pm on 98.1 UKW or via http://radio-hsf.de

Be part of Germany’s largest international student conference!

The curtain has fallen! „Global Justice – A Fair(y) Tale?” is the topic of ISWI 2017. That’s why it is time to gear up for the organisation of ISWI 2017!

Do you want to take part in the preparation this year, or just get informed? Then come to the kick-off meeting on Wednesday , the 27th of April 2016,  at 7 p.m. at BD CLUB! You will be informed about every part of ISWI 2017 from the culture and content departments over fincances, helpers and groupleaders to the press department.

The biggest international students’ conference in Germany offers incredible opportunities for its participants – and for the people who mount the ISWI as well! You will get to know a lot of new folks, get in contact with people of different backgrounds, and implement your own ideas.

We are looking forward to meet you!