Latest Issue: Fall 2016

DFID / Victoria Francis



Indonesia's New Marine Ambassadors
For young Indonesians, a new land of opportunity could lie beneath the sea.

Do No Harm: Overseas Medical Volunteering
Volunteer health and medical placements abroad can be enormously beneficial, or terribly irresponsible. Here are five ways to avoid common pitfalls.

Farm Volunteering: How to Decode the Listings
Golden goose or red herring? A veteran WWOOFer shares his top tips for choosing a volunteer farm placement.



From the Field Blog: Editors’ Choice
A round-up of Verge editorial staff’s favourite blog posts over the past few months.

Crowdfunding: My Trip; Your Dime
There's a big difference between getting people to pay for your wanderlust and garnering support for a worthy cause.

How to Become An Expedition Leader
Verge asks veteran guide and instructor, Jade Bielski, just what it takes to become a top-notch expedition leader.

International Volunteering for Artsies
Don't underestimate the contribution someone with an arts background can make on an international development project.

How to Find an Internship in Switzerland
For recent graduates looking for an unparalleled first work experience, Switzerland offers a wide array of internship possibilities.

Budget Airlines: No Frills Means No Frills
On the upside, we had a lovely, high-speed side-tour of Rome.

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