Blog : World Trends

Top 10 Volunteer Projects in 2019

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 22nd Jan 2019

In this blog piece, one can find the TOP 10 best volunteer abroad projects for people to join in 2019. They all represent great conservation projects in their area and have provided volunteers with great experiences and a valuable insight into the world of conservation.

The Faroe Islands: the Arctic’s Hidden Gem

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 2nd Jan 2019

In this article, Brenna Saunders outlines the unique cultural and environmental landscape of the Faroe Islands.

Eco-anxiety: A universal problem

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 15th Oct 2018

In this article, Elle Cote examines the phenomenon of eco-anxiety relating to the world's environmental issues and how we can work to overcome it.

Landslides Around the World: Causes and Solutions

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 6th Sep 2018

In this article, Brenna Saunders examines the reasons behind the increasing frequency of landslides and other environmental disasters around the world, and how we can work to mitigate them.

Reflecting on Attachment

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 20th Jun 2018

In this post, WorkingAbroad Blogger Amy Katz reflects on the idea of attachment through her experiences in Luang Prabang, Laos.

3D Printing: Breaking the Mould of Conservation?

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 3rd May 2018

In this post, WorkingAbroad Blogger Sam Burt examines the potential uses of 3D printing technology in wildlife conservation.

Carnival in Brazil

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 10th Apr 2018

In this post, WorkingAbroad Blogger Tess Morgan examines the origins of carnival in Brazil, and what to expect when visiting this world famous event.

Remote Sensing in Conservation

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 28th Mar 2018

In this post, WorkingAbroad Blogger Sean Feagan examines the potential of remote sensing technology in aiding conservation efforts around the world.

Help to make 2018 the last International Year of the Reef

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 13th Mar 2018

In this article, WorkingAbroad Blogger Sam Burt examines the importance of protecting the world's coral reefs.

Traveling while vegetarian: meat-free tips from our most popular project locations

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 28th Feb 2018

In her latest blog, Tess Morgan examines the options and considerations for maintaining a vegetarian diet whilst travelling abroad.