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Medical volunteers hand out larvicide to prevent mosquitoes from breeding in the Philippines.

By Jen Southern 14th October, 2019

Abuzz with mosquitoes and mosquito-borne diseases

As part of our Medicine & Healthcare Projects, we have been increasing our efforts in education, prevention and treatment of these diseases.

Conservation intern spots a giraffe during his wildlife survey in Kenya.

By Amelia McKinlay 08th October, 2019

A Guide to Wildlife Conservation Internships Abroad

Conservation volunteers measure the size of a sea turtle during their marine project in Thailand

By Amelia McKinlay 10th September, 2019

A Guide to Marine Conservation Internships Abroad

If you go to bed dreaming about scuba diving in crystal blue seas and learning about the marine life that lives beneath, then perhaps you should consider a career in marine conservation.

A group of Projects Abroad volunteers on one of our top rated volunteer abroad programs.

By Jen Southern & Vicci Parry 22nd August, 2019

Best Volunteer Programs Around the World in 2020

It’s a new year soon! That means a fresh start and a chance to plan your goals and resolutions for 2020.

A mother and her daughter take a group photo with the students they worked with in Fiji

By Emma Molloy 25th July, 2019

6 Ways to make your family volunteer break hassle-free

Fancy a different kind of adventure for your next family trip? Kids learn from the example that their parents and the people around them set.

Childcare volunteer teaches a young boy different colours during school in Cambodia

By Ashwin September 16th July, 2019

The Benefits of Volunteering Abroad

Besides ticking a country off your travel list and getting to explore, what are the other benefits of volunteer work abroad? We’re glad you asked!

Our ultimate travel packing list for volunteering in Latin America.

By Isabel Silva 03rd July, 2019

Preparing your volunteer packing list for Central and South America

This is the year you’ll travel Latin America while volunteering abroad. You have everything in order: your passport, flights and visa… everything, except your bags.

Belgian family at the top of the Andes Mountain range in Peru

By Julie Brondeel 02nd July, 2019

Personal insight: Family volunteering abroad

Here at Projects Abroad, we get inquiries about family volunteering more and more often. The increasing popularity of volunteering with your family is easy to understand when you think of the kinds of experiences it opens up for parents and their children.

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