When volunteering abroad, there are ways to make sure your own goodwill translates into doing good, and to maximise the positive impact of volunteer travel. Choose an ethical volunteer project.
Organising an independent work placement abroad can be daunting for first timers or those with little knowledge of reputable voluntary organisations and projects.
Sabbaticals, career breaks, time out, whatever you call it, doing something different can be a huge boost to you, your CV and even your job.
There is a good reason why some voluntary organisations in Central and South America charge international volunteers a small participation fee.
The benefits of environmental volunteering overseas are numerous and here are some of the main points to consider with particular reference to Latin America.
Never lived in a tropical climate before? Here are some tips to get you started.
Some newlyweds are choosing to spend their honeymoon volunteering for a worthy cause in the developing world rather than opt for the traditional type of honeymoon.
Assisting in the fight against illegal wildlife trafficking has never been so important, find out why in this blog about volunteering with wildlife.
Not sure if volunteering with kids is for you? Find out how you can help in ways you might not have considered.
Expand your social circle beyond other volunteers when you're on a placement by making an effort to get to know the local people around you.
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