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 […]

Joseph Guzman Teaching Children in India

Teaching Children in India: Joey’s Uplifting Presence

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Joseph Guzman chose to volunteer teaching children in India. With his joy and dedication he was a great and positive presence at the school class in Jaipur. We would like to thank Joey to travel the long way from the USA and really inspire the children. Great Work! Find out more about teaching children in […]

Karen's Volunteer trip to India

Karen’s Volunteer Trip to India: Friendly People, Solid Organisation, Unique Experience!

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When Karen from Norway planned her volunteer trip to India about six months ago, she wanted to travel together with her elder son. While discussing the project, both agreed, that they wanted to do something for children’s education, at school. While researching, Karen found that Iko Poran was offering both a teaching and a construction […]

Painting Signs for a School in Jaipur

Painting Signs for a School in Jaipur: Construction Volunteer Experience in India

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Jakob and Aiden from Norway went to India as construction volunteers, in order to paint signs for a school in Jaipur. They say, they enjoy their stay, it is very hot and they wanted to explore life in India. Both were painting signs for the school, also with the contact information to bring around the […]

Women's Empowerment Project India

Iko Poran Women’s Empowerment Project India – AMAZING EXPERIENCE!

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I highly recommend Iko Poran’s Women’s Empowerment project in India! Every level of it was perfectly organized from the first email with owner Felipe to my conclusion! India can be a crazy, chaotic place, but I always felt completely safe. The on-site NGO program directors are in constant communications with you ensuring you have everything […]

Claire: Women Empowerment in Jaipur

Interview with Claire: Women Empowerment in Jaipur

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Claire came with Iko Poran to Jaipur, to work with a women empowerment project. She felt, she could offer something special for women who are illiterate and who have almost no opportunity to do something outside home. When Claire left the USA, she had something special in mind. She had already sent a few sewing […]

Cultural Activities in India

A week of Cultural Activities in India for our Volunteers in Jaipur

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During the first week of your stay as a volunteer in India, we have included cultural activities and incredible trips in Jaipur for you. Since we want to introduce you to the Indian culture,  we offer Hindi classes, Yoga classes, a dance workshop and more. You will even learn to bake chapati. Odette Crisp from Australia […]

Claire starts her women empowerment project

Claire starts her Women Empowerment Project in India

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Claire Herbert is starting her Women Empowerment project in Jaipur. She has already made her observation visit to the school where the women empowerment project runs. Find here some of the pictures from her arrival, traditional welcome and project. Claire is Donating Sewing Machines for the Project She donated sewing machines to the project and […]

Women Empowerment in Jaipur

Women Empowerment in Jaipur – Interview with Odette Crisp

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Odette Crisp, from Australia, traveled to India, and worked as a volunteer on women empowerment in Jaipur with IKPVA. In this interview she tells us, how she had the idea to do something different, apart from tourist travel as usual. Before departure, she shaved her hair to raise funds for the women and the children […]