Reducing the Plastic Pollution in Southeast Asia

Tackling the Plastic Pollution in Rural Cambodia! There is a great need to reduce the plastic pollution in Southeast Asia. Throughout it’s countries plastic pollution is a common sight. Bottles that were once clean and transparent are now lying on the ground, coated in a layer of dust. Plastic blags once used to carry shopping […]

Choosing Your Volunteer Project

Which Globalteer project is right for you? Choosing a volunteer project that suits you best can be a difficult task. Especially when there are so many worthwhile opportunities on offer! We hope this flowchart can help you choose a volunteer project by narrowing down the Globalteer opportunities to the ones which best fit your interests. […]

An Insight into the Cambodia Clean Water Project

Improving access to Clean Water in Cambodia! Most of us use water everyday without thinking about it. We drink water, wash with water, cook with water and clean ourselves, our beds and our clothes with water. Water is a human right, one that is often taken for granted. As soon as clean water is removed from your home, most tasks we do […]

Cambodia Food and Farming Project

The Helping Hands Farm The breakfast program is a very important aspect of the Helping Hands Project, providing a nutritious breakfast to all the students daily. Breakfast is prepared in accordance to guidelines from the World Food Programme and is aimed at combating protein malnutrition. As part of this, Helping Hands has its own farm […]

Volunteering at the Food and Farm Project

Helping the Helping Hands Farm Lee Ann, 57, joined us from the USA on her time off from her job of documenting and following conservation, environmental regulations, processes and forms of fishing in Alaska. She combined volunteer placements in Siem Reap, volunteering at two Cambodia projects – the Cambodia Food and Farming Project and the […]

Three different projects, one amazing experience!

Volunteering in Siem Reap, Cambodia Meet Rebecca, Volunteering in Siem Reap for four weeks with Globalteer at three amazing Combined Cambodia Projects. The Cambodia Women’s Empowerment Project, Cambodia Community Project, and the Cambodia Clean Water Project! “For about two years I have been planning the 5 month sabbatical which I am currently half way through. I […]

10th Anniversary: The impact of community volunteering

It’s day three of our tenth anniversary celebrations and today we are looking at the amazing work our community projects and their volunteers. But more specifically we want to look at the difference these projects really make. Because what’s the point of helping out if the projects don’t actually make a tangible difference?Globalteer’s community projects […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Maria

Maria is a teacher from Ireland who volunteered for two weeks at the Peru Community Project in July 2015. Why GlobalteerI wanted to volunteer abroad for a long time and researched loads of different projects.  Globalteer stood out amongst the rest as it looked and sounded like an interesting, safe, well-run and best of all, fun […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Michelle

“If volunteering is something you have thought about, just take a leap of faith and you will be well rewarded with an experience of seeing the real world. It really opens your mind, and I would do it again in a heartbeat.”Michelle is from the UK and volunteered at the Cambodia Community Project in October […]

Fundraising Hall of Fame: Janneke

Volunteer Janneke from Holland spent a month helping teach underprivileged children in Siem Reap the joys of sport at our Cambodia Sports Project, but before she even set off for Cambodia she was busily raising money to support the project and help it to continue and expand its important work.Janneke raised a quite superb $1,000 for […]