Volunteering Experience at the Cambodia Cat & Dog Rescue Project

The Cambodia Cat & Dog Rescue project cares for animals rescued from Phnom Penh’s streets. In addition to caring for these cats & dogs the project is also educating the community on animal care and working to improve the welfare of animals throughout Cambodia. Our Regional Manager, Crissy, recently visited the project and spent the […]

A Day in The Life of an Amazon Conservation Volunteer

Volunteering in the Peruvian Amazon! Preparing for your volunteer adventure can be both exciting and a little overwhelming. Trying to think about what to expect when you arrive, what the work will actually be like. Our Volunteer Coordinator, Rosie, recently went and enjoyed her own volunteer adventure at the Peru Amazon Conservation Project! She shares […]

A Day in The Life of a Bear Sanctuary Volunteer

Volunteering with Bears Ever wonder what a day in the life of a Bear Sanctuary Volunteer looks like? How hard is the work? What do volunteers actually do? Our volunteer coordinator, Lauren, recently visited the Cambodia Bear Sanctuary to enjoy her very own volunteer experience with the bears! Here she shares her experience so you […]

Postcard from….The Amazon Wildlife Sanctuary

Many of our volunteers will deal with Globalteer’s Candice as you go through the process of applying and preparing for your Globalteer placement. And if you take up a placeent at one of our Peruvian projects in Cusco, then you will also get to meet her. Recently, however, Candice took a trip to lower altitudes […]

Postcard from…. Chiang Rai

Continuing our series of Postcards from the projects, Globalteer’s Development Director Simon Hare paid a visit to our latest partner project in December – The Northern Thailand Elephant Sanctuary in Chiang Rai. If you are thinking about heading to Thailand to work at this inspirational project and rub shoulders with the amazing elephants, then don’t […]

A postcard from…Cambodia Elephant Sanctuary!

Carrying on our ‘A postcard from…’ series, Jillian, our Volunteer Development Co-Ordinator, based in Siem Reap, took a trip to our Elephant sanctuary in Mondulkiri, Cambodia. Read her beautiful account of her time there. “My trip to Mondulkiri to the Cambodia Elephant Sanctuary was an amazing experience! The day began by meeting at a cute little […]

Meet Jeanette, our new Peru team member

Globalteer is delighted to welcome Jeanette Shepherd to our Cusco office in Peru where she is taking on the role of Administrator and Marketing Officer.Originally from Australia, Jeanette has already lived on five continents – with only Antarctica and Europe left to add to the list. She last left home back in July 2012 but […]

‘Super Sunday’ sees Globalteer staff raise over $3,500 for projects

Seven of Globalteer’s fantastic staff in Cambodia and Peru took to the roads of Angor and the Andes last weekend, covering an impressive 114Km (70 miles) between them to raise money for Globalteer’s Cambodia Community, Peru Community and Cambodia Sports projects.  In Cambodia, Jen Dues – Regional Manager for Southeast Asia (above, centre), Lisa Morris […]

Brit Laura joins the crew in Peru!

Globalteer is thrilled to be welcoming another new superstar to our team in Peru. Brit Laura Hoskins joined Globalteer in September 2014 as our second Admin and Marketing assistant in Cusco. But this is not the first time she has come to Peru to work with underprivileged communities. In fact, she spent a year working […]

Postcard from The Amazon

Globalteer’s Marketing Manager, Simon and South America Project Manager, Colin recently took a trip from Cusco to the heart of the Amazon jungle to visit our Peru Rainforest Wildlife Sanctuary. Here is their account of their rather magical visit:It would be difficult to get a better idea of the geographical diversity of Peru than travelling […]