Anthropology & Humanities

Starts from just £39* a day

1- 52 week volunteer opportunities
Gain practical work experience | Make a difference
Apply and learn new skills in a real-life environment
Add valuable experience and skills to your CV

Why the anthropology and humanities internship programme is right for you

The anthropology and humanities volunteer abroad programme offers you the opportunity to examine the central issues facing developing countries in today’s globalised world and to learn practical skills that will enable you to work in business, social enterprise and NGOs in the future.

Through this hands-on internship experience you can expect to visit local communities and spend time with families in rural villages and townships. You will be introduced to structures and see and experience life on the ground. You will be able to ask questions with local partners and listen to different ways of approaching some key themes.

We will support you from start to finish, and with everything in between. We got you!

THE VIP EXPERIENCE

We will tailor the internship volunteer programme around your needs, whether you’re interested in marketing, statistics, governance or a bit of everything, we will guide you through each step and make you feel like a VIP through the whole journey. 

  • A tailored overseas professional and student volunteer experience 
  • Comprehensive pre-trip preparation
  • Accommodation in a private, catered house
  • 24/7 in-country team to support you
  • Airport pickup/drop off

PLACEMENT FOCUS

  • Explore cultural and behavioural anthropology, exploring culture and historical impact 
  • Understand biological anthropology and development from infancy the economic and political impact on international charities
  • Develop your knowledge and understanding around Social anthropology, language and culture and how these have adapted over time
  • Examine global challenges; women’s empowerment, gender equality, and health-care
  • Support an international NGO with core development goals.

WHAT YOU CAN EXPECT

✔︎ Accommodation – You will stay in a secure and dedicated volunteer cottage/room. 

✔︎ Meals – You will eat with your host and residents and experience authentic local food. 

✔︎ 30 + hours of interactive cross-cultural training and practice

✔︎Certificate of Learning – proof this is not a holiday!

✔︎ 24/7 Support – We got you from the minute you commit, all the way through to completion. 

✔︎ Transportation – Airport drop off and collection. Plus all placement related transport (to and from partner NGOs and projects) 

✔︎ Experience of a lifetime – no exaggeration!

✔︎ Vocational Impact international development donation

✔︎ Weekends off for travel opportunities

WHERE DO I START ?

Complete the below enquiry form, and we will send you tailored information and guide you through the application process. We will then arrange to speak with you so we can answer any last questions, and then it’s up to you to make the final decision and commit. We know it is a HUGE decision, but we are here for you every step of the way.

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