Cambodia is a stunning country highlighted by friendly people and amazing landscapes that has weathered a difficult history. Cambodia is rich in culture and heritage as its successor state of the Khmer Empire. Volunteers can come to see the manmade wonders of the world such as the magnificent Angkor Wat temple or the natural wonders of its sandy beaches, remote jungles, mysterious rivers and the incredible beauty and history of Cambodia. Jewels of the country include dazzling national parks like Bokor on the southern coast and haven to Virachay National Park bordering Laos and Vietnam. The capital of Phnom Penh is also charming where ancient French colonial architecture is a draw along side the Royal Palace.
Internship programs are organized based on individual needs. Research or Dissertation Internships are usually conducted during the last year of study in support of graduation or dissertation requirements.
Volunteers help provide daily care and emotional support for those less fortunate children without parents through hands-on activities such as education, counseling, nutrition, hygiene, recreation, sports and entertainment.
Teaching and Literacy Program
Volunteers are introduced to a community to teach kindergarten, primary and secondary school children English language and other school subjects with an emphasis on literacy and cross-curriculum learning.
This special program allows volunteers to be placed in Buddhist monasteries to enjoy the peace and quiet of a spiritual environment while living day to day with the monks. Sessions involving meditation, healing and teachings are provided.
Volunteers involved in the implementation of waste management and sanitation techniques, improvements to agriculture and farming, and village community building projects.
Volunteers provide primary health care services at health centers or outposts. Medical, dental and nursing care are examples of needed services. Volunteers conduct orientation in hygiene, sanitation, and other health topics in schools and communities.