Discover Siberia by volunteering with the Great Baikal Trail

Hello everyone! We'd like to invite you to take part in Great Baikal Trail volunteer camps 2013! It's a unique opportunity to explore one of the most beautiful and miraculous lakes in the whole world, learn about new culture, enjoy life in primitive nature conditions, meet new friends, contribute to the eco-tourism development in the region and have a lot of fun! Great Baikal Trail (GBT) is a non-profit environmental organization that aims to provide Lake Baikal and surrounding areas … [Read more...]

Teaching Volunteer or Intern Needed at Thai-Burma Border

We are the Minmahaw Education Foundation (MEF), a non-profit group that runs a college prep course for talented Burmese refugee and migrant kids on the Thailand-Burma border. We are looking for highly motivated, idealistic, sympathetic teachers for high school level classes in English, science, social studies and math. We strive to provide quality education to highly committed, educationally disadvantaged Burmese students aged 17 years up to 22 years. All teachers and support staff are … [Read more...]

Things to Consider before your volunteer trip and gap year

Before you leave home for your vacation or your trip to help and change humanity. Here are things you should look into to make sure you are not caught unawares. For inexperienced travelers these are very important and should not be taken lightly. As an experienced traveler you know some of these tips but also you need to be reminded of the basics. How much time do you have available to volunteer or travel? Many volunteers don’t plan their time well before they leave for their trip. Some … [Read more...]

International Development Training Internships

Posted by: The Foundation for Sustainable Development Gain real-world hands-on experience in international development through one of FSD's Intern Abroad programs! FSD training programs are highly immersive, bringing students, professionals, and retirees on-site to support critical grassroots initiatives. Rather than work on aid-based, short-term projects, participants collaborate with community partners to enhance local capacity to address health, social, environmental, and economic … [Read more...]

Paid Grant Writer Position – Antigua Guatemala

International development organization The GOD’S CHILD Project is seeking a long-term volunteer grant writer. This is a two-year position located in Antigua, Guatemala. The position includes a living stipend of approximately $400/ month. We are looking to fill the position in the next 1-2 months. The GOD’S CHILD Project has offices in Bismarck and Minneapolis-St. Paul with main program operations in Guatemala. The grant writer will seek funding for new and existing programs including a legal … [Read more...]