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Volunteer in Asia

A vibrant, exhilarating collision of the ancient and the modern

Immerse yourself in the culture and community of a continent steeped in ancient history, expansive philosophy and religion, and welcoming, wonderful people, while making a long-term sustainable difference to local conservation efforts.

Critical science

Critical science

You'll contribute to vital conservation research targeted at protecting the earth's most valuable ecosystems.

Ethical engagement

Ethical engagement

Using the UN's SDGs as a framework, we've made a commitment to positive, constructive and sustainable impact.

Beautiful adventures

Beautiful adventures

You'll spend your days exploring some of the world's most breathtaking, exhilarating and remote wildernesses.

Asia volunteer projects

Join a climate research internship & receive a special offer.

Book by 31 January 2022

Programs in Asia

GVI

Planet

Conservation

Thailand Short Term Sea Turtle Research & Conservation Internship

Although sea turtles have lived on earth for over 130 million yea...

Oceania and Thai Islands PADI Divemaster Internship

This six month internship puts you on the fast track to earning a...

Plastic Pollution and Conservation In Thailand

Get involved in regular beach cleans and conduct environmental ed...

Coral Reef Conservation in Thailand

Join GVI staff and other international volunteers in Thailand to ...

Endangered Turtle Conservation and Research in Thailand

Travel to Thailand to support endangered green turtle conservatio...

Conservation & Community: Collaboration and Conflict in Saving Thailand’s Elephants

The population of Asian elephants and their habitat is rapidly declining and there is an urgent n...

Thailand Coastal Conservation Short Term Internship

Start building your conservation skill set in Southern Thailand. ...

Thailand Coastal Conservation Internship

Kick off your conservation career in Thailand. Gain conservation ...

Thailand Elephant Wildlife Conservation Short Term Internship

Surrounded by beautiful forests, ornate temples and lush mountain...

Elephant and Endangered Sea Turtle Coastal Conservation in Thailand

Contribute to conserving two of Thailand’s most precious species,...

Marine, Island and Coastal Conservation Exploration in Fiji and Thailand

Travel to Fiji’s Dawasamu District to contribute to marine conser...

Indian Ocean Marine Conservation and PADI Divemaster Internship

Get your PADI Divemaster qualification and boost your scuba or ma...

Sea Turtle Conservation And Cultural Immersion Teen Volunteering In Thailand

Join an international group of like-minded teens to learn about and contribute to the United Nati...

Thailand Coastal Conservation Expedition

Contribute to conserving Thailand’s unique species and habi...

Conservation Internship with Elephants in Thailand

Kick start your career on this internship in Thailand’s mou...

Volunteer with Elephants in Thailand

Travel to Thailand’s Chiang Mai Province and volunteer with eleph...

GVI

People

Community Development

Women’s Economic Empowerment in Cambodia

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Teaching and Early-years Education in Cambodia

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Annapurna Sanctuary Trek and Volunteering in Nepal

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Short Term Teaching Internship In Cambodia

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Women’s Empowerment Short Term Internship In Cambodia

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Global Health Short Term Internship In Cambodia

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Early Childhood Development in Nepal

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Volunteer with Children in Cambodia

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Women’s Empowerment Volunteering In Cambodia

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Teach English to Cambodian Buddhist Monks

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Short Term Community Development Internship In Cambodia

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Thailand Global Health Short Term Internship

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Laos Women’s Empowerment Short Term Internship

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Nepal Global Health Short Term Internship

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Nepal Women’s Empowerment Short Term Internship

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India Women’s Empowerment Short Term Internship

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Short Term Teaching Internship in Thailand

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Community Development Internship in India

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Short Term International Development Internship in Nepal

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Short Term Community Development Internship in India

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Short Term Teaching Internship in Laos

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Women’s Empowerment Project in Laos

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Volunteer with Children in India and Nepal

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Volunteer with Children in South East Asia

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Global Health in Thailand and Nepal

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Volunteer with Children in Thailand and Fiji

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Women’s Empowerment Project in India

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Women’s Empowerment Project in Nepal

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Sea Turtle Conservation And Cultural Immersion Teen Volunteering In Thailand

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Himalaya Trek and Nepali Immersion Teen Volunteer Program

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Volunteer on Construction Projects in Nepal

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Nepal Teaching and Community Development Internship

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Volunteer Public Health Project in Nepal

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Global Public Health in Thailand

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Teaching Internship in India

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Sports and Teaching in India

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Volunteer with Children in India

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Teaching and TEFL Internship in Laos

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Volunteer with Children in Nepal

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Volunteer Teaching in Nepal

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Everest Base Camp Trek and Volunteering Program in Nepal

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TEFL and Teaching English Internship in Thailand

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Volunteer with Children in Thailand

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Volunteer with Buddhist Novice Monks in Laos

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Volunteer with Children in Laos

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New and Exclusive: GVI Experiences

A locally curated selection of extra activities are now included across our programs.

Learn traditional Karen cooking

Connect with the Karen people's culture

Forage for forest medicine with a village elder

Visit Thailand's highest peak

Explore Thailand's elegant and mysterious waterfalls

See amazing biodiversity on a night trek

Take a sunrise hike up Two Tree Hill

Sleep under the stars alongside Asian elephants

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