AMIGO Loans Volunteer Group in Cambodia

One team, one week and hundreds of memories! “The atmosphere was great!” Group volunteering in a great way to make a difference while forming lasting bonds! Late in February, a group of 12 volunteers joined us from the UK to get involved at Helping Hands in the Siem Reap Province. AMIGO is a UK guarantor loan […]

Group Volunteering | Why is it important? | Globalteer

What is Group Volunteering? Why is it Important? You may of heard about a friend’s summer vacation, how she travelled to Cambodia to volunteer for a few weeks. She had an amazing experience and made lots of friends from around the world. You admire her, she has exciting stories of travelling and humanitarian volunteering and, […]

Cultural Exchange in Peru

Service Learning in Peru Globalteer was happy to host a group of Chinese students at our projects in Cusco, Peru. The group, who live and study in Canada, participated in volunteering and cultural exchange activities at two of our programmes. The students ranging from 11-17  volunteered at the Peru Dog Shelter and the Community Project. While […]

Globalteer’s First Corporate Group make an impact in Cambodia

In January 2017, Globalteer welcomed their first corporate volunteering group – a group of 10 enthusiastic volunteers from MSD in Singapore. The story began with Globalteer volunteer, Linda. Linda was placed at our Cambodia Community project in the summer of 2016. At the time of her placement, the project needed some assistance with getting our first […]

School group leave lasting impression at our Peru Community Project

In August 2016, 15 year 10 and 11 students and teachers from Pipers Corner School in the UK, volunteered at our Community Project in Cusco, Peru.Emma, the Deputy Head teacher said “We wanted the students to visit somewhere less developed and where they would encounter challenges of language, culture and be exposed to the realities […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Emma

Emma Cresswell is the Deputy Head of Piper’s Corner school based in the UK. In August 2016, 15 students from the school volunteered at Picaflor House, on a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story.  Why was it important for you that your year 10 and […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Georgia

Georgia volunteered at Picaflor House in August 2016 with her school, Piper’s Corner, based in the UK. She was part of a group of 15 students who took part in a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story.  How does your volunteering trip compare to a […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Sophia

Sophia volunteered at Picaflor House in August 2016 with her school, Piper’s Corner, from the UK. She was part of a group of 15 students who took part in a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story.  How does your volunteering trip compare to a regular […]

Volunteer Spotlight: Mia

Mia volunteered at Picaflor House in August 2016 with her school, Piper’s Corner, based in the UK. She was part of a group of 15 students who took part in a life-changing tailor-made cultural and volunteering programme at our Community project in Cusco, Peru. This is her story. How does your volunteering trip compare to a […]

UK Teachers help Globalteer’s capacity building in Siem Reap

Globalteer Cambodia recently hosted a team of specialist teachers from UK organisation Limited Resource Teacher Training (LRTT) to deliver a month-long programme of teacher-training designed specifically for teachers working with limited resources.A total of 64 teachers from 16 projects around Siem Reap attended the sessions which covered a range of subjects such as engaging students […]