Stories from across the globe
“As a child, I never thought I’d even travel abroad”
VSO’s education lead Purna Shresta explains his role and recalls how a chance encounter with VSO volunteers led to him working for VSO.
A guide to important dates in the development calendar so you can support and get involved in the causes you’re passionate about.
“What I learnt was how to get people involved and to make sure it’s fun”
Jim Bowen reflects on how volunteering with VSO 22 years ago was the catalyst to set up Clynfyw Care Farm, providing support to disabled and vulnerable children and adults.
Five ways we're supporting rice farmers in Cambodia
Over the past four years, a VSO project has been transforming the lives and livelihoods of Cambodian rice farmers. Alexi Duggins delves into Improving Market Access for the Poor (IMA4P).
Signing signals a positive future for hearing impaired children
A VSO project is supporting deaf children to receive a good education and countering social exclusion.