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Global Catch Up: The Ultimate African Volunteer Adventure

person_outline Sophie Grove
Oct 6, 2017
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Although beautiful, there's more to Africa than an orange sunset and a safari. At Global we’re all about seeing the world in a meaningful way - so the aim of the game on our African Wildlife & Conservation Volunteer trip is to offer our volunteers the opportunity of an absolute lifetime. And let's face it, spending your days amongst all the famous faces in the animal kingdom ticks all the boxes for one hell of a life-changing experience.

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A Volunteer's Guide to Asia

person_outline Sophie Grove
Sep 19, 2017
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Asia certainly packs a punch! It's the largest and most populated continent on the globe with incredible culture, plenty of countries to roam and ancient traditions to explore. If you feel like volunteering is your calling, we have a huge range of wonderful life-changing experiences to tug at your humanitarian heartstrings!

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A Day in the Life of a Medical Outreach Volunteer

person_outline Sophie Grove
Aug 15, 2017
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No biggie, but you can now float around Tonga on this sweet new Medical Outreach volunteer trip! Living it up on a 120-ft yacht is an adventure of a lifetime in itself. Imagine building up medical knowledge with the surrounding Tongan communities while you’re at it too. The aim of the game is to upskill the next generation of island medics to take the reins after you’ve trained ‘em up.

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Why You Should Volunteer in Africa

person_outline Sophie Grove
Aug 8, 2017
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Picture this... Lions roaring, elephants stomping around and cheetahs lurking in the grass. A volunteer trip to Africa will be loaded with pinch-yourself-moments just like this. You’ll constantly believe you’re living a real life David Attenborough special. With prolific wildlife, iconic landscapes and 30 million km of wild lands - you’re bound to have a-frican good time all over. But if you’re still not convinced, here’s a few more reasons why you should seriously consider it.

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5 Reasons to Get Goin' to Tonga

person_outline Sophie Grove
Jun 27, 2017
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Say 'Malo e lelei' to the Kingdom of Tonga - where time rolls to the rhythm of the ocean and life is lived in the slow lane. When you think of Tonga, you probably drift away to white sandy beaches and tropical lagoons. But this is just the beginning of what's on offer in this lush tropical paradise!

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5 reasons you should volunteer in Costa Rica!

person_outline Alana Deghelli
Aug 22, 2016
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We know how you're feeling. Anything Costa Rica related and we would have wanted to know more too. Any mention of this incredibly festive and adventurous destination and we're already thinking about how we're going to get our boss convinced to give us the time off so we can go, like, right now. Here are some good points to start with 

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Volunteer in Africa: The Ultimate Guide

person_outline Alana Deghelli
Feb 10, 2016
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“It is our collective and individual responsibility to protect and nurture the global family, to support its weaker members and to preserve and tend to the environment in which we all live" - Dalai Lama

This downright inspiring wisdom explains why the Dalai Lama has 18 million followers on Twitter. It also emphasises the important need for volunteers all over the world to come together and create a positive vibe for planet earth and everyone in it.

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Rescue Paws: The True Underdog

person_outline Chantal Himmelmann
Dec 15, 2015
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I’ve been working at Global since 2011 and have witnessed the entire creation of the non-profit we co-founded, Rescue Paws; from birth to present. Currently I look after the Rescue Paws website and the generous donations we receive from all over the world. Let me tell you a little bit about the project itself...