Lorenz with his English Students in Rio de Janeiro

Teaching English and Planting Trees in Rio de Janeiro: Lorenz

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I took part in teaching English at the Centro Social e Cultural Tatiane Lima over a 10 week period, as well as getting my hands dirty replanting trees, mending and creating pathways in the Tijuca Rainforest. Needless to say this was an amazing experience as a student studying anthropology & sociology, as it has given […]

Best Experience in Ethiopia

Best Experience with a Fascinating Volunteer Project in Ethiopia

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For me as a 14 years old high school kid, it was certainly one of the best experience in my life. The staff members at hostel are very committed in helping the students. In my opinion, the students are in a very good environment to study and achieve their careers considering the amount of money […]

Frederikke Cronquist Denmark teaching English to Tour Guides

Tour guides in Rio learn English with Frederikke from Denmark

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Volunteer Frederikke Cronquist from Denmark is teaching English for tour guides in Rio de Janeiro and teaching drawing techniques for young people. Many thanks Frederikke! You make us believe that a better world is possible! Teaching English for Tour Guides in Brazil For tour guides, among other professions, learning English is essential to their work. […]

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 […]

Teaching Young Monks at a Monastery in Nepal

Teaching Young Monks in Nepal – Fernando Castillo

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Fernando del Castillo, from Spain, teaching young monks in a Buddhist monastery in Nepal. Great work Fernando, thank you very much!! You will be teaching at Buddhist monastery, located at Aarubari, Jorpati, Kathmandu. The athmosphere is very welcoming, and the young monks are highly motivated to learn English. While staying at the monastery with the […]

Teaching English in a Buddhist Monastery

Teaching English in a monastery in Kathmandu: an experience to remember!

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Teaching English to the child/junior monks at the Monastery has been an interesting, inspiring and educational experience for me. I only hope my pupils experienced it the same way. The atmosphere in the monastery was very welcoming, peaceful and enjoyable and so were the people in it. At times, it was challenging to keep the […]

Ming's Experience in Ecuador

Ming’s Experience in Ecuador: The Smile I will Never Forget

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 I’m writing this review based on my experience as a one month volunteer in Ecuador. I was assigned with a Ecuadorian family and they were very friendly and treated me as their own family. When I first got there, my Spanish was bad and my ‘family’ helped me bargain with the taxi driver and helped […]

Teaching English in Iquitos

Teaching English in Iquitos, Peru – Marco Fiorito

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Over the last September, I volunteered for 2 weeks as a teaching assistant in Padre Cocha, a small community located at 20 min by boat from Iquitos, in the middle of the Peruvian Amazon. The project consisted in a 2-week English course for local people of all ages and aimed at improving their everyday communication […]

Art and Dance Volunteer in Rio

Volunteering in Rio de Janeiro with Teaching English, Art and Dance

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I spent the month of October working with Iko Poran in Rio de Janeiro on projects teaching English, Art, and Dance. I met some wonderful people, some of whom will hopefully remain friends forever. It was good to make a difference, even for a short while, to the lives of people who in some cases […]