I signed up with GVI on the 9th of December 2017. Some people come with an expectation, but I didn’t really have anything. No teaching experience and first time in south east Asia alone. All I knew is that I was about to experience something that was going to push me...
Objectives To improve students English Language ability To develop relationships with educational institutions and temples with the aim of increasing their ability to provide educational opportunities This month, GVI Laos volunteers have enjoyed teaching the students...
Like many of my stories while volunteering with GVI in Laos, it all started with an existential moment walking down the streets of Luang Prabang. I was walking through rugged sidewalks around construction and motorcycles. I passed under extremely low hanging tarps and...
I started learning with GVI when I was a student at Suntiphab High school. I started studying English with GVI from December in 2016 until the present. After I learnt with GVI, in June 2017, GVI had a workshop for learning how to be an English teacher. So I thought it...
I first started learning with GVI when I was a novice at Pasa Viet temple. At that time, there was an English school which was taught by GVI. So I started learning with them from that time until July, 2017 and I have learnt with them for about 5-6 years. Nowadays I...
Hello, My name is Owen and I have recently returned from my crazy GVI Intern placement in a village called Ban Namthouam, which is a town in the north of Laos. While in Ban Namthouam I was living at a l Primary school, and I would be assisting the teachers there as...
Don’t get me wrong I enjoy 5 stars, fluffy towels and a well-stocked mini-bar with the best of them. I quite fancy taking a dip in an infinity pool and spending time exploring European cities. I thoroughly enjoy frolicking by the seashore on a majestic island. But the...
Last month GVI Laos had the opportunity to develop and expand our NSP program with three new Lao NSP’s/interns.
I may have only been in Laos for 2 weeks, but it took just a few days to fall in love with the place. Volunteering with GVI Laos has been the best experience of my life, so much so that I have already booked to come back again next year for longer! I remember being...
Objectives: • Improving the health and well-being of the Lao community • To provide health, life-skills and vocational classes to the local community • Expand existing partnerships and develop and grow new ones On June 10th-11th and 17th-18th, GVI Laos was invited to...
Subscribe to our Blog
GVI on Instagram
- Instagram feed not found.
GVI on Facebook
- Cape Town
- Chiang Mai
- Community Development
- Fiji Islands
- Limpopo and KZN
- Luang Prabang
- Mahe and Curieuse
- Personal Development
- Phang Nga
- Responsible Travel
- Service Learning
- Under 18