While working your way through different volunteer opportunities in the largest, most populated continent on earth may not be a seemingly simple task, it will nevertheless prove to be a super exciting one as well..
Why’s that you ask? Well, the unique and diverse natural wonders embedded throughout Southeast Asia and all the way up to the Tibetan heights have been coupled in recent years with Asia’s fast growing awareness to responsible tourism. Joined by its constant development of social entrepreneurship, your journey can now become a much more holistic experience of contribution and a unique revelation of both nature and culture.
Now is the time dive a bit deeper, and we’re not just talking about the Andaman seas! Opportunities to contribute are in abundance starting from India and working their way through Thailand.hen these opportunities are matched with the right set of skills, your work can have a huge impact in a variety of fields. Start by thinking of specific locations you’re most drawn to; what cultures or surroundings spark your interest. Then, add to that the cause you hold close to heart and you are ready to start looking into organizations that are in search for your set of skills.
If you’re looking to lend medical and healthcare assistance, India is where you can put your focus on. Great ecological and educational opportunities can be easily found in Cambodia and Nepal, where you can check out responsible tourism initiatives while volunteering in crop plantings or while working in local schools. Similarly, if Education is truly a meaningful cause for you, teaching,especifically teaching English, in Asia will be an amazing direction for you to consider and explore.