Servas International was granted a consultative status at ECOSOC (Economic and Social Council) at the United Nations in 1973. In addition to this, SERVAS INTERNATIONAL participates as an observer in the meetings of the Human Rights Council and can express itself orally or in writing regarding issues of the order of the day.
Here you can read Bob Luitweller’s own story about the earliest days of Servas
Click to Download Seeds_of_Servas.pdf
Bob Luitweiler Team Handbook, Part 1 (2007)
Click to Download PeaceBuilder’s Teams.pdf