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Volunteer Opportunities in Asia

Volunteer Opportunities in Asia

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. 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.

Volunteer Abroad with Local Non-Profits


Volunteer in Animal Care

TGG Foundation Charitable Trust

"MAKE THE WORLD A BETTER PLACE TO LIVE" At TGG Foundation, we are committed to developing livable, healthy, and sustainable communities in rural areas through the empowerment of local people.

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Nepal Tiger Trust

Nepal Tiger Trust is a NGO dedicated for the conservation of tiger through community based actions.


Volunteer in Childcare

Pyunli

Pyunli was registered in Nov. 2015 (Reg. No-21/2015-2016. We work in the small town of Uttarakhand named Gauchar, about 5 hrs drive from Rishikesh. We believe in the process of social change through child education and women empowerment, and promoting volunteerism to build an international network.

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Botumsakor Community Development Organization (BCDO)

We are a non-profit organization running an English school in rural Cambodia.

6 Reviews

Volunteer in Conservation Work

Horizon Lanka Foundation

The Horizon Lanka Foundation is a pillar in the local community and works with them to improve the lives of all involved. We do this by assigning our local and foreign volunteers to assist the local public schools during morning sessions as Horizon Lanka Academy does not open during morning. Our ultimate goal is to empower rural youth so that they may work towards improving the conditions of their community as well as the surrounding communities.


Cambodia Bird Guide Association

We are a Cambodian registered wildlife conservation NGO that works with rural communities and the royal government of Cambodia to preserve the wildlife and natural resources of this country and mainly in the Northern Plains and Tonle Sap Floodplains under MoU with Ministry of Environment of Cambodia

2 Reviews

Volunteer in Teaching related activities

Kep Gardens Association

Kep Gardens Association is a training center for children and youth aged from 2 to 20 in rural Cambodia committed to teaching various skills to help the local village youth gain employment.

15 Reviews

Nepal Friendship Society

We are an NGO based in Chitwan, Nepal that helps poor and marginalized children by supporting and promoting their education. We believe the promotion of education and gender equality can change the world.

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How to Volunteer in Asia

How to find volunteer opportunities in Asia

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. 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, specifically teaching English, in Asia will be an amazing direction for you to consider and explore.

Best time to volunteer in Asia

Asia's 5 main regions has an extremely varied climate, matching its varied geography. For volunteers in Southeast Asia, the dry season between November and February is considered the best time to travel and volunteer. Central Asia volunteers would have a better time visiting between April till June and throughout September when the nature is at its best. Volunteers heading towards South West Asia would find it best during its dry season, between November and February.

Essential information about Asia

In Asia there are more that 4 billion people speaking in 135 languages living in 45 contries. As crazy as this sounds, this means that before volunteering in Asia you will need to check out the weather details and visa requirements that are relevant to the region you are considering. But if you get to Vietnam on the New Year day (aka Tet) - just know that it is everyone's birthday!