Experience Thailand’s sublime beaches a little differently. As an intern or volunteer with GVI, you can take a hands-on approach to sea turtle conservation in the coastal area of Phang Nga. Thailand’s beaches aren’t just popular with tourists — they are important...
The only growing cheetah population is in South Africa. GVI is working to support the conservation of these cats through research carried out with the help of volunteers. Watching the world’s fastest land mammal take down its prey is an incredible sight. If you’re...
When thinking about choosing a volunteering trip I weighed up my options before deciding on GVI. Once I had the trip sorted and was planning what I thought I would be doing, I had no idea what would await me. All of my family and friends were asking and I really...
I wanted a new experience, something like I’ve never done before, to take me out of my comfort zone and teach me things I would have never known. I jumped at this opportunity with a very open mind as to what I was going to experience; I could not have picked a better...
With roughly ten million speakers, you’re almost certain to come into contact with Quechua when visiting South America. The ancient language is part of daily life for many Peruvians and has major historical and cultural importance. Cusco was once the capital of the...
Original photo: "Women laughing" by David Rosen is licenced under CC BY 2.0 Women’s empowerment volunteering in South Africa, Cape Town is a step to help right the imbalances between genders. Find out why gender equality matters and what GVI is contributing to achieve...
Develop yourself in the conservation arena on a program in Costa Rica’s Tortuguero National Park, Jalova. You’ll find evidence of jaguars hunting in their natural habitat, track sea turtle nesting, and learn about the life-giving rainforest that supports a diverse...
Save the Children Quintana Roo works to guarantee the fulfilment of the rights of the children and adolescents of Quintana Roo province in Mexico. Our organisation aims to protect particularly those who live in vulnerable circumstances, such as domestically violent...
Dreaming of being a TEFL (Teaching English as a Foreign Language) teacher? If the answer is “yes”, great start! You may have the chance to travel to different countries courtesy of your teaching English abroad job. However, becoming a highly qualified TEFL teacher is...
Changing the way you think can change the way you learn. Because of this, having a growth mindset might be one of the most important parts of education. Imagine if you could do anything, just because you believe you can. That’s essentially a growth mindset – knowing...
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- Cape Town
- Chiang Mai
- Community Development
- Fiji Islands
- Gap Year
- GVI Live
- Kampong Cham
- Luang Prabang
- Mahe and Curieuse
- Marine Conservation
- Personal Development
- Phang Nga
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- Study Abroad
- Under 18
- Wildlife Conservation
- Women's Empowerment