So you want to Volunteer Abroad?
If you're looking for volunteering abroad and voluntary work opportunities in over 150 countries world-wide, then, this is where it starts... Working Abroad is the international networking service for volunteers, workers and travellers, which offers you the ability to take action for nature and society. We have over 1000 volunteer abroad organisations and overseas volunteer projects around the world searching for support from volunteers, all of which can be viewed and contacted for free using our online database.
Working Abroad is an independent, VAT registered (no. 214261839) organisation based in the United Kingdom. The volunteer abroad projects found on our database
are diverse and range from the following categories:
Social and community development volunteering
Environment and nature conservation volunteering
Human rights volunteering, helping women and children
Wildlife surveying and expeditions
Medicine and health care volunteering
Construction, sanitation, housing
Education and teaching volunteering
Agriculture and organic farming volunteering
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What types of voluntary work exist?
Of course, volunteer abroad projects in different countries can be short term, long term, paid, unpaid, skilled, unskilled - it all depends on your needs, qualifications and personal interests. Please click here
to read our guide on volunteering abroad in other countries and the types of overseas volunteer work projects available. Please also click here
if you are interested in family volunteering abroad.
WorkingAbroad Projects is a not-for-profit company, established in March 2002, and is one of the pioneers in worldwide volunteering abroad. We work with international NGO’s at the forefront of marine conservation volunteering, wildlife and habitat conservation volunteering, environmental education and ecology, teaching, working with children, community and rural development projects, medical care volunteer programmes and internships. We run volunteer abroad projects in many countries all throughout Africa, Latin America, Asia, Europe and North America.
Please click here to view all of our Worldwide Volunteering Abroad Projects or to view projects by continent, click on the links below:
Volunteer in Africa
Volunteer in Latin America
Volunteer in the Caribbean
Volunteer in Europe
Volunteer in Asia
Volunteer in North America