Tag Archives: Africa

The Girl Impact – Gender Equality In Africa

Feature - Friday, 23 October 2015 - Comments Off on The Girl Impact – Gender Equality In Africa

The Girl Impact

We recently had the pleasure of meeting with our friends at African Impact in Cape Town, South Africa and were delighted to learn about a great initiative they’re starting called The Girl Impact. We wanted to learn more, so we sat down with Michelle Proctor to discuss further. What is The Girl Impact? The Girl Impact…

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7 Tips on Volunteering in Africa

Feature - Sunday, 4 October 2015 - 1 Comment

Contributed by African Impact Have you chosen to volunteer abroad in Africa? Awesome! Now, are you ready? At African Impact, it’s our passion to help match people with the right volunteer projects, so we wanted to share some tips to help you choose how best to make an impact on this…

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Top Ten Gadgets For Your Africa Volunteering Adventure

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Wednesday, 16 July 2014 - 2 Comments

Noise Cancelling Headphones

Things like safari hats, hiking boots, and bug spray are on the most obvious things to pack list; but rarely do we remember that technology can sometimes be our best friend while traveling, especially to remote or rustic parts of the world!

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Salina’s Weekend: Horse Trekking in Africa

Feature, GoAbroad Contributor - Friday, 24 January 2014 - Comments Off on Salina’s Weekend: Horse Trekking in Africa

Lesotho Landscape

After two hair-raising hours trekkers will finally arrive at God Help Me Pass, a mountain pass in western Lesotho, a country entirely surrounded by South Africa. The trip will likely include a score of souls, a dozen discontented insults, and a bus driver whose animated hands regularly leave the steering wheel to gesticulate at the young women he was chatting up.

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Gobble, Gobble! Thanksgiving Celebrations Around the World

Feature - Wednesday, 27 November 2013 - 2 Comments

African Yam Festival

Thanksgiving doesn’t just mean turkey, pilgrims and football like it does to many on the popular American holiday. The idea of bursting cornucopias and celebrating the bounty of Mother Nature transcends borders and cultures.

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2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards: Innovation in Access and Equity

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2013 Innovation in Access and Equity

The GoAbroad Team pleased to bring you the 2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Finalists!  Today we celebrate and recognize the Innovation in Access and Equity Finalists. We received many wonderful nominations and the selection committee has chosen five finalists, listed here in alphabetical order. Throughout the month of May 2013, GoAbroad will highlight the finalists…

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2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards: Innovation in Sustainbility Finalists

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2013 Innovation in Sustainability

The GoAbroad Team pleased to bring you the 2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Finalists!  Today we celebrate and recognize the Innovation in Sustainability Finalists. We received many wonderful nominations and the selection committee has chosen five finalists, listed here in alphabetical order. Throughout the month of May 2013, GoAbroad will highlight the finalists in each…

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2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards: Innovative New Program Volunteer Abroad Finalists

Feature, News - Thursday, 16 May 2013 - 1 Comment

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The GoAbroad Team pleased to bring you the 2013 GoAbroad Innovation Awards Finalists!  Today we celebrate and recognize the Innovative New Program Volunteer Abroad Finalists. We received many wonderful nominations and the selection committee has chosen five finalists, listed here in alphabetical order. Throughout the month of May 2013, GoAbroad will highlight the finalists…

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Win a Life Changing Trip with “Your Big Year” & Make a Difference Abroad

Feature - Wednesday, 20 March 2013 - Comments Off on Win a Life Changing Trip with “Your Big Year” & Make a Difference Abroad

Your Big Year Competition

Are You a Global Citizen with an Entrepreneurial Spirit? Then you don’t want to miss out on this competition from World Merit. “Your Big Year” is a worldwide competition designed to give a platform to Millenials with passion, ambition and determination to achieve their goals. Aspiring social entrepreneurs are being…

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See the World with GoAbroad’s Cover Photo Contest & Spring Break Giveaway!

Feature, News - Thursday, 6 December 2012 - Comments Off on See the World with GoAbroad’s Cover Photo Contest & Spring Break Giveaway!

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You may have already heard about the GoAbroad Cover Photo Contest & Spring Break Giveaway – but today we have more details to share with you regarding what exactly you could WIN by participating in this giveaway! Read on to see what exciting trips are part of the prize packages! The Giveaway…

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