Volunteer Abroad Articles and Advice

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Is international volunteering just an ineffective indulgence for rich North Americans? Not according to new research by Dr Erin Barnhart.

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A three-day river journey to a remote community in Panama's jungle is all part of the job for Floating Doctors volunteers.

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Be strategic about your international experience and wow them at your next job interview.

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Preparation and the right attitude can make all the difference—for you and for your overseas host.

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Can you volunteer overseas without the support of a volunteer-sending organization? How hard could it be?
How to successfully grow your own WWOOF trip—and find the farm of your dreams.

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As volunteering overseas takes off, growing pains lead to new challenges for the field and for volunteers.

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Travel to some of the world's most pristine landscapes—and help keep them that way.

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Through video, Quebec filmmakers help young aboriginal Bolivians fight for social change.
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