Beyond Coronavirus: Preparing for the Future

It has been a challenging year for international volunteering and travel to Latin America, so we are planning some adjustments to adapt to the changing landscape.

The Impact of the Coronavirus Outbreak on Voluntary Organizations

Responses from voluntary organizations about the impact of COVID-19 on their operations and volunteer projects in Central and South America.

Season's Greetings & Christmas Giveaway

As 2019 draws to a close, Volunteer Latin America would like to wish you a Merry Christmas and a wonderful, healthy, and joyful New Year.

Reflecting on 2018 and Looking Ahead to 2019

As we come to the end of another year, we'd like to say thank you for your continued support, and wish you all a Merry Christmas and wonderful New Year.

Free Membership & Christmas Draw

Everyone that posts a volunteer review between now and 21st December will receive two years free membership and automatically be entered into our Christmas prize draw.

Volunteer Guide: Back by Demand!

Volunteer Guides are a unique volunteer travel resource that provide personalised information about projects in Central and South America.

12 Travel Gift Ideas for Christmas

Looking for the perfect gift for the avid traveller in your life? Here are 12 travel gift ideas for Christmas and upcoming trips in 2017.

The Morning of 9/11 Revisited

A look back at real-time events on the 15th anniversary of September 11 when we were in Quito, Ecuador.

The Zika Virus Conspiracy

There is no evidence to suggest that the Zika virus is the cause of microcephaly in Brazil or that there is an epidemic as widely reported in the mainstream media. The Zika virus and accompanying propaganda is merely a great cover story.

An Interview with Robin Hanbury-Tenison

Robin Hanbury-Tenison speaks about some of the issues facing Brazil in the lead-up to the Olympic Games in 2016.