international development

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 international development internship volunteer programme is right for you

The international development volunteer programme internship placement 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.

The international development volunteer programmes address the theories of development, but actively examines how development works practically in the field in developing and developed countries.

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

PLACEMENT FOCUS

  • Solve an international development problem, find strategies and resolutions
  • Understand the economic and political impact on international charities
  • Develop your knowledge and understanding around politics and international relations
  • 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 programme 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 

THE VIP EXPERIENCE

We will tailor the volunteer programme focus around your interests, whether you’re interested in conducting research for your education or degree subject, or joining an active team working on the front line in a different cultural environment, 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 cottage/room 
  • 24/7 in-country team to support you
  • Airport pickup/drop off 

Have a Question?

We have an extensive collection of answers prepared for you.

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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