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Community volunteering in The Gambia

We place skilled volunteers to work with, not instead of, local people. Your skills and experience will be matched to the project's needs. We believe that part of our responsibility to volunteers and communities is that we take all reasonable steps to ensure their safety. We therefore require 2 references for each volunteer as well as an appropriate criminal records screening for all placements. Volunteers should apply with at least 2 months before you wish to travel and volunteer to allow time for this process. The project: On the friendly sunshine coast of The Gambia, tourism can provide much-needed income to economically poor people - but many small-scale businesses need help to ...Read more >
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Education development projects in Nepal

We place skilled volunteers to work with, not instead of, local people. Your skills and experience will be matched to the project's needs. We believe that part of our responsibility to volunteers and communities is that we take all reasonable steps to ensure their safety. We therefore require 2 references for each volunteer as well as an appropriate criminal records screening for all placements. Volunteers should apply with at least 2 months before you wish to travel and volunteer to allow time for this process. Whether rural or urban, primary or secondary, the Nepali schools we work with share the goal of becoming effective English-medium schools. Through team-teaching in the ...Read more >
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Community volunteering in Siem Reap, Cambodia

We place skilled volunteers to work with, not instead of, local people. Your skills and experience will be matched to the project's needs. We believe that part of our responsibility to volunteers and communities is that we take all reasonable steps to ensure their safety. We therefore require 2 references for each volunteer as well as an appropriate criminal records screening for all placements. Volunteers should apply with at least 2 months before you wish to travel and volunteer to allow time for this process. This project works with a community NGO in their support of families living in extreme economic poverty - despite being in the tourist honeypot of Siem Reap, the base for Angkot ...Read more >
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Education volunteering in The Gambia

We place skilled volunteers to work with, not instead of, local people. Your skills and experience will be matched to the project's needs. We believe that part of our responsibility to volunteers and communities is that we take all reasonable steps to ensure their safety. We therefore require 2 references for each volunteer as well as an appropriate criminal records screening for all placements. Volunteers should apply with at least 2 months before you wish to travel and volunteer to allow time for this process. Gambian pre-schools care for children from ages 2 or 3, and as regular junior school education doesn't start until they're 7 or or 8 years old, many schools care for children ...Read more >
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Community health care in South Africa

We place skilled volunteers to work with, not instead of, local people. Your skills and experience will be matched to the project's needs. We believe that part of our responsibility to volunteers and communities is that we take all reasonable steps to ensure their safety. We therefore require 2 references for each volunteer as well as an appropriate criminal records screening for all placements. Volunteers should apply with at least 2 months before you wish to travel and volunteer to allow time for this process. This community organisation in Port Elizabeth provides health care, advice, nutrition and education to HIV sufferers and vulnerable children through self help groups, advice ...Read more >
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Education volunteering with Berber girls in Morocco

We place skilled volunteers to work with, not instead of, local people. Your skills and experience will be matched to the project's needs. We believe that part of our responsibility to volunteers and communities is that we take all reasonable steps to ensure their safety. We therefore require 2 references for each volunteer as well as an appropriate criminal records screening for all placements. Volunteers should apply with at least 2 months before you wish to travel and volunteer to allow time for this process. N.B. female volunteers only for this project because of the girls' cultural background. French speakers or teachers will be particularly welcome. Working with a local charity ...Read more >
From 1,799 excluding flights