The Community Knowledge Initiative (CKI) fosters community university partnerships that aim to promote the principles and practices of civic engagement and democracy.

ALIVE National Accreditation

NUI Galway's ALIVE programme supports best practice in international volunteering and recently signed up to the Comhlamh Charter as a "Supporter Signatory".

Across NUI Galway there are groups interested in supporting ethical overseas engagement and are keen to highlight the challenges of orphanage volunteering and clinical medical electives. For more information see: www.nuigalway.ie/alive