The Importance of Sports in Children’s Lives

Extracurricular Activities in Education The benefits of providing extracurricular activities for children are many. In developing countries, the importance of sports and other extracurricular activities are not generally recognized. Indeed, activities such as sports, art and music are not prioritized in schools, and offers outside schools are often limited. Many children learn better in an […]

New Women’s Empowerment Project in Peru

Set Up of Our New Women’s Empowerment Project We have been working on the set up of a new Women’s Empowerment Project in Peru. Located in Pinagua, just outside of Cusco, the project is now up and running. The project was set up to empower women from the village to have their own businesses so […]

The Importance of a Good Child Protection Policy

The Importance of a Good Child Protection Policy When you’re looking for a volunteer placement overseas, it’s easy to be overwhelmed by the choices. You want to work with children, and you want to do some good. But how can you be certain that your volunteer organisation of choice is really helping children? Question the […]

Globalteer’s Sports Project in Siem Reap

Just in time for the World Cup: A Gooooooaaaaal for Cambodia! Countries all over the globe are bursting with Soccer fever at the moment. Each hoping their team has what it takes to win the World Cup. Fans with painted faces, soccer ball shaped hats, team jerseys, and air horns, chant and scream for their […]

Dog Welfare in Peru – Cusco’s Canine Conundrum

Cusco: City of Ancient Wonders…and Dogs Anyone who has ever visited Cusco, whether as a tourist or volunteer, will tell you that the city is full of dogs. You will see them as soon as you leave the airport and head to your destination via taxi in any direction – small dogs, large dogs, old […]

Picaflor House English Programme Success

Picaflor Student Wins English Competition! The staff at our Picaflor House project received some great news this week. The project’s English Programme is proving a success with a recent former student winning a regional English competition! The student attended Picaflor House for 5 years before leaving last year to attend secondary school. While at Picaflor […]

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 […]

Toothbrush Campaign Cambodia

Globalteer Gives Back – Cambodia Toothbrush Campaign Globalteer has continued the Globalteer Gives Back Campaign, this time focusing on donating toothbrushes and dental hygiene education with a Cambodia Toothbrush Campaign! As a UK registered Charity, Globalteer aims to constantly give back to the communities we work with through education and donations such as the Globalteer […]

Globalteer Gives Back

Globalteer Gives Back As a UK Charity, one of Globalteer’s main objectives is to promote community programmes as well as surrounding areas through support, education, and donations. The Globalteer Gives Back campaign has been bringing smiles and donations to local schools and communities in Siem Reap, Cambodia.  Unlike more developed countries, schools in Cambodia often […]

American Donors Visit Globalteer Cambodia Programme

Many supporters of our Peru Community Project will remember that last summer they ran a huge fundraiser which gave donors the chance to win a trip for two to Peru or Cambodia.  Winners of the star prize, Joanne Crowley and Bud Sawatzky from Wisconsin in the US, elected to visit Cambodia as they had already […]