Volunteers helping to build new accommodation for the community in Madagascar

Build Up Communities

Many communities lack proper infrastructure which affects the health and wellbeing of individuals. You can help make a tangible contribution through hands-on construction work. Get your hands dirty and join us to improve the lives of communities abroad.


As a volunteer, you can assist with the following:

Two young volunteers helping to build up a local community

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A Projects Abroad construction volunteer in Ghana painting a playground.

From $2,270 USD

Building Volunteer Work in Ghana
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Get your hands dirty and assist with hands-on construction work while volunteering in Ghana

  • Completely flexible dates
  • Anyone aged 16 or over can join
  • From 1 week
Volunteers in Nepal dig up sand for cement to help rebuild schools as part of their construction volunteer project.

From $2,070 USD

Building Volunteer Work in Nepal
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Travel to Asia and help rebuild and repair classrooms damaged by earthquakes.

  • Completely flexible dates
  • Anyone aged 16 or over can join
  • From 1 week
A photo of internship students from Projects Abroad handing out posters to raise awareness during their public health work experience in Madagascar.

From $2,720 USD

Public Health Internship in Madagascar
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Gain practical healthcare experience and learn from professionals while living in Madagascar

  • Completely flexible dates
  • Anyone aged 16 or over can join
  • From 1 week

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