Sam, a project assistant in Freetown.
Larry Ronnie Tucker

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Community and VSO volunteers setting up the disaster risk management committee
VSO/Nyan Zay Htet

VSO brings people together to generate ideas and action against poverty and inequality. The communities we work in need people like you – experienced professionals with the ideas, energy and enthusiasm to make a difference. 

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Agness a community volunteer
Chosa Mweemba
Why I liked my placement so much is that this work is not about giving things to people; it is about giving people skills. These women are noticing a real change in their lifestyle. Stephanie Green, VSO Volunteer, Ghana

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Young girls being taught sign language
Suraj Shakya

VSO has provided safe, ethical and responsible volunteering opportunities in Africa, Asia and the Pacific for over 60 years. We'll support you every step of the way, to make volunteering the best decision you ever make.

You'll live and work alongside locals helping communities to help themselves. We provide financial support, training and advice throughout, so you can focus on making your mark.

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