Childcare

EARLY MARRIAGE: A THREAT TO CHILDREN’S RIGHTS

What is child marriage? Child marriage is a formal or informal union between a girl or a boy under the age of eighteen and an adult or another child. As a result of gender disparity, the majority of child marriages are between girls and men. This practice endangers the freedom of choice of too many…

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Childcare

MY GLOBAL CITIZENSHIP WITH CISV

CISV (an acronym for Children’s International Summer Village) is an international organisation born in the early 50s of the last century, from the idea that intercultural understanding and friendship were the foundations to build world peace. The founder of CISV –Dr. Doris Allen– was a child psychologist, and she firmly believed that the values of…

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America

FINDING HAPPINESS IN SIMPLICITY

A volunteering experience in Colombia Golden dust floats through the air as the motorcycle roams the dirt road that starts just off the busy highway in Santa Marta, Colombia. Some old ladies sit in the shade outside their tiny houses to escape the unbearable heat of a February afternoon; chickens, cats, and stray dogs chase…

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Childcare

CHILDREN IN ARMED CONFLICTS: A DECLINING SITUATION

Nelson Mandela said that “there can be no keener revelation of a society’s soul than the way in which it treats its children”. The children have always been one of the most vulnerable groups in society, with particular attention to those living in contexts of armed conflicts. From physical to psychological violence, from migration to…

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Age 18+

UKRAINE, UKRAINE FOR KIDS

UKRAINE FOR KIDS Udaizi & Pryluky, Ukraine When: It’s available all year, for a minimum two weeks.   Areas: Childcare, teaching, physiotherapy, school & university internship.   What we offer: Would you like to teach English, do volunteer activities with children Ukraine? If your answer is Yes, this project is for you! This project supports…
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Age 18+

ATHENS, ATHENS WITHOUT BOUNDARIES

ATHENS WITHOUT BOUNDARIES Athens, Greece When: It’s available all year, for a minimum two weeks except 2 weeks in Christmas and for Ferragosto (the 15 th of August).   Areas: Childcare, teaching, community, school & university internship, ethical travel.   What we offer: Would you like to teach English, do volunteer activities with children and…
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Age 18+

MEXICO, MISION MEXICO

MISION MEXICO Tapachula, Chiapas, Messico When: It’s available all year, for a minimum six weeks.   Areas: Childcare, sport, school & university internship.   What we offer: Would you like to help children, do volunteer activities and improve your Spanish in Mexico? If your answer is Yes, this project is for you! The volunteers are…
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Age 16 - 18

COSTA RICA, LA CASA DE ESCAZU

LA CASA DE ESCAZU Escazu Town, San Jose, Costa Rica When: It’s available all year, for a minimum two weeks and it starts every Sunday.   Areas: Childcare, teaching, animal care, school & university internship.   What we offer: Would you like to meet new people, do volunteer activities and improve your Spanish in Costa…
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Age 16 - 18

SRI LANKA, IMPACT EARTH

IMPACT EARTH Bandaranaike, Sri Lanka When: It’s available all year, for a minimum 1 week and it starts every Monday (please arrive on Sunday).   Areas: Childcare, teaching, community, animal care, school & university internship.   What we offer: Would you like to meet new people, do volunteer activities in different sectors and areas in…
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