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Articles about volunteering abroad, travel and news about Projects Abroad
Gain medical work experience abroad

By Thom Brown 21st June, 2024

Medical work experience vs medical electives: What's the difference?
Wondering whether you need medical work experience or if you should join a medical elective? Learn the difference and choose the right option for you!
Two volunteers, one male and one female, at their Childcare Placement in Nepal teaching students.

By Kait Baker-Smith 14th June, 2024

Experiential learning: The secret to engaging your students!
Improve your lesson plans with Experiential Learning. Engage students in hands-on activities with real-life applications to create unique learning opportunities!
Become a doctor in the UK

By Thom Brown 08th May, 2024

How to become a doctor: Your path to a career in medicine
Are you wondering how to become a doctor? Here are the steps to follow to land your dream job in healthcare. Start your journey to becoming a doctor now!
A smiling medical intern

By Hannah Doyle 03rd May, 2024

Why do a medical internship in the developing world?
Our top five reasons why medical work placements in the developing world make perfect sense…
Teen volunteering and internships abroad

By Dave Harding 13th March, 2024

Teen volunteering abroad: Make a difference and travel the world!
Discover High School Specials: Volunteer and intern abroad trips tailor-made for teens! They’re fun, structured, and fully supervised during the school holidays.

By Projects Abroad 08th February, 2024

Solo female travel: Fall in love with travelling alone
Get the best advice for solo female travellers. Discover tips for solo travel for women, including staying safe, making friends, and exploring with confidence.
Older volunteers abroad

By Thom Brown 17th January, 2024

Fun, Friendship, and Fearless Travel
An interview with veteran volunteers, Joan and Carolyn. We discuss the adventures they've had and the advice they'd offer to aspiring volunteers and interns.

By Thom Brown 10th January, 2024

Best volunteer abroad programmes in 2024
Discover the best volunteer abroad opportunities worldwide. Travel the world, learn new skills, help others, and make friends when you choose Projects Abroad.

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