It’s a new year soon! That means a fresh start and a chance to plan your goals and resolutions. It’s the perfect time to start thinking of ways to improve yourself, but it’s also the time to help others and work towards a better world.
Why not take a step out of your comfort zone and do one of our top-rated volunteer abroad programmes? Make it the year you expand your horizons, become an ethical consumer and do something truly meaningful.
In 2020 and 2021, it’s more important than ever to:
- Reduce plastic pollution
- Empower women
- Improve literacy
- Fight wildlife poaching
- Expand reforestation
- Provide free healthcare
- Build up communities
- Be an ethical consumer
That’s why our best volunteer abroad programmes in 2020 and 2021 focus on these issues.
#8 Be an ethical consumer
Supporting sustainable projects extends beyond volunteer work. You can do so in your day-to-day life by understanding how your coffee, wine, fashion and other products are made. This will help you make more informed decisions, and become a responsible consumer.
We recommend the following ethical consumerism projects around the world:
Join at any age
In case you were wondering, age doesn’t matter when it comes to joining one of our top-rated volunteer abroad programmes. We believe that everyone can make a difference. Our Flexi Trips accommodate volunteers of all ages, but we also have specialised projects if you’d like to volunteer with people your own age. You can take a look at our:
We also offer Grown-up Specials for volunteers over 50. Find out more about our best volunteer programmes for older adults. We have projects for everyone that cover a range of interests, no matter your skills or experience level.
Join us on a reliable volunteer abroad programme in 2020 or 2021. Let it be the year that you help make our world a better place.