Volunteer Abroad for 1-2 Weeks

2757 1-2 Weeks Volunteer Abroad Programs

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Volunteering abroad can be a life changing experience, but with busy work and study schedules it may seem impossible to find the time. Because of this GoEco provides a wealth of short-term volunteering options lasting 1 to 2 weeks. These programs fit into any busy schedule, yet still provide volunteers with a sense of adventure and a chance to make a meaningful contribution to their cause.

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Volunteer in a project that aims to bring together and build the people of Walmer Township despite their differences. You will help address challenges like high unemployment rate, alcohol abuse, child neglect, and poverty. At the same time, you will interact with locals and experience their hospitality and warmth. Guarantee support from local coordinators for a safer and more enjoyable time thr...

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Short on time? International Volunteer HQ (IVHQ) is the world's leading volunteer travel organization, providing affordable, safe and responsible volunteer programs in over 30 different destinations around the world with programs available from 1 week to 24 weeks.

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Love Volunteers has been trusted by thousands of volunteers to travel abroad and immerse themselves in new cultures, whilst providing help where it is really needed. Join us on an affordable, safe and responsible 1-2 week voluntary service project for a truly memorable experience! Check out our exciting program options!

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Renowned for friendly people and a relaxed pace, Laos is a perfect place to visit for volunteer travel, and teaching monks could be a great and rewarding way to spend your time while you are there. Many rural boys move to urban areas to ordain as Buddhist monks for low-cost living and for the opportunity of an education. You will teach English to the monks at Wat Siphoutthabat School in Luang P...

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The coral reefs and mangrove swamps on the coast of Thailand are stunning places and they're doing well. They are threatened though. Threatened by fishing, by tourism, by shrimp farms and by climate change. But for now you can still dive and explore them in all their splendor. Join our Conservation & Environment project in Ao Nang and the first thing that you'll be doing is learning how to s...

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Share your passion for people and love of teaching in Cape Town, as you work with underprivileged inner-city communities, teaching and caring for disadvantaged children and creating fun learning activities. Although voted one of world’s top tourist destinations, Cape Town has many informal settlements ridden with poverty, substance abuse, unemployment and HIV/AIDS; issues which largely stem ...

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The country's ancient medinas, quaint coastal towns, and vibrant spice markets remind you at every turn that you've left the familiar behind. For many globetrotting volunteers, Morocco provides an eye-opening first-hand look into Islam and all of its beautiful and historied layers. With Cross-Cultural Solutions, you can travel to Morocco to experience a remarkable part of the world. As you e...

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Volunteers work with at-risk children in and around the historic city of Cusco, Peru. Placements include working in community centers, orphanages, rural schools, and street children programs. Projects focus on providing boys and girls with shelter, food, and education. Various educational, recreational, and health projects are ongoing to support these unfortunate children. Volunteers work to he...

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Volunteer in the east of Thailand on this elephant welfare project and work with communities that have lived with elephants for centuries. Since the ban on logging and the introduction of machinery, opportunities to work for these communities has become limited and people and elephants often starve. As a result the government has introduced initiatives to use the elephants to encourage ethical ...

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Nepal is the Himalayan Kingdom known as the land of the Mount Everest and the birthplace of Lord Buddha. Located on the southern slopes of the Himalayan Mountains, it is as ethically diverse as its terrain of fertile plains, broad valleys and the highest mountain peaks in the world. It is a land of sublime scenery, time-worn temples and some of the best hiking trails on the earth. It is rich i...

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CrossContinental offers affordable intern abroad, volunteer abroad, culture/language immersion programs in Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Gain hands-on experience, improve your resume, enhance cultural understanding, and build global network. Stay with a host family for culture and language immersion. Affordable program fees start from only USD180 (accommodation & meals included). These vo...

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Volunteer with children being rehabilitated from a local dump in the Philippines and have the opportunity to not only participate in a rewarding outreach project but also help contribute to making long-term actions to remove more children from working at the Tacloban City dumpsite. Scavenging for plastics and other recyclable items at the city dump is a grim reality of life for many children...

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Looking for a way to work with animals? The Ayacucho Zoo is home to a variety of wildlife from the coast, mountains, and jungles of Peru and needs your help! This is the perfect opportunity for qualified pre-veterinary and veterinary students, who will work closely with the zoo vet. Volunteers will also have the opportunity to work in a variety of different areas, from helping with zoo’s the ed...

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You're needed as a volunteer English teacher in Hanoi! Teach lively classes of youth and young adults on University campuses and in a private secondary school. Experience this fascinating culture as a valued Global Volunteer! We work under the Ministry of Education and Training - assisting teachers in classrooms and youth at a local "children's village." As a short-term volunteer, you have a...