We believe strongly in the power of partnerships. Learn about our partners, networks and collaborations.

We are creating bridges between organizations to ensure that people with disabilities are an integral and vital force in international exchange and international development. Engage with us through partnerships, projects, trainings and programs to advance the rights of people with disabilities globally. Have a partnership idea? Contact us!

Alliance of International Youth Development (AIYD)

MIUSA serves as a resource to this vibrant AIYD alliance, a community of practice and advocacy platform of 24 leading U.S.-based youth and community development organizations in partnership with InterAction, by providing information and webinars on the inclusion of youth with disabilities worldwide.


As a Senior Ashoka fellow, MIUSA’s CEO leverages networks with hundreds of Ashoka fellows throughout the world; Ashoka recognizes leading social entrepreneurs who have innovative solutions to social problems and the potential to change patterns across society.

City of Eugene

MIUSA’s partnership with the City of Eugene leverages the city’s innovative programs, such as river rafting and Outdoor Ropes Challenge Course, to introduce activities to delegates from around the world who participate in MIUSA’S programs.

Institute of International Education (IIE)

As part of IIE’s Generation Study Abroad initiative, MIUSA joins hundreds of other commitment partners to make increasing diversity a major platform in its call to action; to work not only on increasing the numbers studying abroad but also in changing the perception of study abroad.