Volunteer Abroad

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Volunteer Abroad with CISaustralia! We offer a variety of project types, from health to education and business development. Lend a hand in developing communities and gain valuable personal and professional experience.

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Business Skills for Disadvantaged Ghanaians
Business Skills for Disadvantaged Ghanaians Ghana

You don’t have to be Donald Trump to make a difference to the Ghanaian business world. You can help to empower disadvantaged young Ghanaians simply by becoming a volunteer and donating your time.

Community Development in Tacloban City
Community Development in Tacloban City Philippines

Community volunteering doesn’t get more rewarding than this. On the island of Leyte, a one hour flight southeast of Manila, a community development project has been established. At the heart of the program volunteers are needed to help staff at the local community centre. The centre is the lifeblood of the community and provides vital support for the local people.

English Teaching & Childcare in a Community Centre, Vietnam
English Teaching & Childcare in a Community Centre, Vietnam Vietnam

How would you like to do something utterly selfless, totally rewarding and completely life changing? You should consider volunteering in rural Vietnam. The Orphanage and Community Centre aims to provide a caring home for orphans who have lost one or both parents.

Homeless Children in Peru
Homeless Children in Peru Peru

There’s nothing more heartbreaking than seeing people on the street without a place to call home. By volunteering on this project you will bring great help, care and support to many poor children.

Marine Conservation and Dolphin Research Project in Zanzibar
Marine Conservation and Dolphin Research Project in Zanzibar Tanzania

The Marine Conservation and Dolphin Research Project is based in the Menai Bay Conservation Area in Zanzibar. Established in 1997, it is home to a vivid array of marine creatures including whales, bottlenose and humpback dolphins. Through participation in this project you’ll help collect data for research studies, assist the community in developing sustainable tourism and lend a hand with beach clean ups, tree planting and more.

Marine Conservation and SSI Certification in Koh Tao
Marine Conservation and SSI Certification in Koh Tao Thailand

The very best dive schools have teamed up with the local community to develop a marine conservation project to protect the precious coral reefs within the Koh Tao national park. By becoming a volunteer you can play an integral part in this program.

Medical Placements in Ghana
Medical Placements in Ghana Ghana

This volunteer medical placement is based in town hospitals in Accra, the capital of Ghana. The work of volunteers is critical in helping to support doctors and nurses as they care for low-income patients. Health care is not free in Ghana and many patients cannot afford proper diagnostic methods like x-rays or lifesaving medications.

Monkey Preservation at a Primate Sanctuary
Monkey Preservation at a Primate Sanctuary Vietnam

When you sign up as a volunteer with the amazing team at a Primate Rescue Centre in Vietnam you will see what all the fuss is about. It’s a centre dedicated to the protection of endangered primates. The centre carries out the work of rehabilitation, breeding, research, conservation and habitat protection for primates.

Rural Nepal Community Development
Rural Nepal Community Development Nepal

This is a true immersion experience; it’s your opportunity to experience the “real” Nepal. As a volunteer you’ll live and work in a local community and immerse yourself completely in village life. This project provides an experience that is unmatched!

Sports Coaching in the Cape Town Community
Sports Coaching in the Cape Town Community South Africa

In 1994 the South African Government removed Physical Education (PE) from school curriculums. Not surprisingly, this lead to a decline in the students involvement in day-to-day physical activity. Volunteers are needed to fill the role of community sports coaches in Cape Town where sports coaching and PE teachers are desperately needed.

Teaching in the Cape Town Community
Teaching in the Cape Town Community South Africa

Caring for fellow human beings and nourishing the minds of youth through education, kindness and compassion has to be on the most selfless and rewarding acts of a global citizen. By becoming a teaching volunteer in some of South Africa's more poverty stricken communities you’ll provide essential teaching support.

The Big 5 Wildlife and Conservation Project in Port Elizabeth
The Big 5 Wildlife and Conservation Project in Port Elizabeth South Africa

If you love nature, the environment and big friendly giants, then volunteering in Port Elizabeth is for you. This incredibly rewarding ecotourism project involves working at a game reserve where you’ll have the opportunity to work with South Africa's Big 5: rhinoceroses, lions, cape buffalos, leopards and African elephants.

The Peruvian Rainforest Environmental Conservation Project
The Peruvian Rainforest Environmental Conservation Project Peru

This project is no ordinary walk in the park and getting back to nature really doesn’t get more natural than this. The Peruvian Rainforest Environmental Conservation Project is located in a UNESCO World Heritage site situated in the foothills of the Amazon.

Wildlife Conservation in Indonesia
Wildlife Conservation in Indonesia Indonesia

As children we were all lead to believe that the ‘Wild Things’ existed only in our imagination. But the secret is out - Indonesia is where the real wild things are! You can volunteer in Indonesia and help care for monkeys, orangutans, gibbons, critically endangered macaques, and an array of rare birds just to name a few.