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Volunteer Nepal - Woman Empowerment Project

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks, 3-6 Months


Volunteers must be at least 18 years old to participate in our Woman Empowerment Project. Other than that there are no restrictions or requirements. Bring enthusiasm, dedication, an open mind and a smile, and we're sure you'll enrich the lives of Nepal's disadvantaged women.


  • English

Cost in US$:

starts at USD 750 for two weeks

Cost Includes:

  • Excursions
  • Food
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

Participation in the Women's Empowerment Volunteer Project starts at USD 750 for two weeks. Each additional week is USD 80.

Fee includes: Airport pick up and drop off, accommodation during orientation and entire project time, 2 day orientation, 10 hours of basic Nepalese language lessons, all meals during project placement, 24/7 assistance support.

Fee does not include: Plane tickets, travel insurance, cost of transportation to and from work location and accommodation.

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Community Development
  • Counseling
  • Culture
  • Education
  • Human Rights
  • Social Work
  • Women

Typical Volunteer

An individual who loves to travel, wants to learn more about Nepal and assist Asia in it's development.

Age Range

18 and up

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Independent living

Participants Travel

in Groups

Typically Participants Work

in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

2 days

Post Services Include

  • Exit Debriefing Abroad