Nepal was Alice's favorite experience as a volunteer

You stay my Favorite. You are my Nepali family! – Alice from France

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For Alice Garnier teaching in Nepal was her favorite as a volunteer, since she felt like a Nepali family.  What she told us about her experience in Nepal: I love all of you. I have done other volunteering in India and now I am in Vietnam, but you stay my favorite. You are my Nepali […]

Emmanuel Health Coaching Ethiopia

Medical Volunteer Program in Ethiopia: Dr. Emmanuel Ehiwe gives an interview

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Dr. Emmanuel Ehiwe, a consultant sonographer and public health practitioner from Birmingham, England talks about his volunteer program in Ethiopia. The interview was published on GoOverseas, find the full interview here. Dr. Ehiwe served in different NHS Hospitals and currently teaches public health with health and social care courses in higher education colleges and universities in the […]

Valérie Medical Volunteering in Thailand

Valérie had a hands on Medical Volunteering Experience in Thailand

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I participated in the Thailand Medical Volunteering project in Surin province and was placed at Takook Community Hospital. I had initially intended to stay 2 weeks in this program. Yet, since the first week I was there, I knew instantly that I wanted to stay longer which I did. Felipe from Iko Poran was incredibly […]

Camilla Bartholomei Santos volunteering at Doreens Creche

Camilla has been Volunteering in a Creche with children in Cape town

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I volunteered in a creche with children of 0 to 6 years old in Masiphumelele, a Township in Fish Hoek – Cape Town. Most of the time I worked with children from 5 to 6 years old, who at home would speak a language called Khosa, and at school they learn English. So, the volunteers […]

Patricia with her students in India

Teaching at school in India: Patricia and Rui from Portugal

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Patricia Oliveira & Rui Falhas Santos have been teaching at school in India. Both volunteer teachers come from Portugal and are giving back & making a difference in Jaipur. Volunteer teaching at school in India Iko Poran Volunteer Abroad opened us the door for an amazing volunteering experience. Through this institution we met AII Group […]

Emmanuel Health Coaching Ethiopia

Emmanuel volunteered on Health Coaching for Children in Ethiopia

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Emmanuel enjoyed working on Health Coaching for children and youth in Ethiopa and included first aid techniques as well. Great Job! I had a great experience volunteering and working with children of the Ethiopian Education Foundation (EEF). It was a grand experience coaching the youths on the basics of health and wellbeing lifestyle initiatives. Everyone […]