Volunteer blogs

Want to know firsthand what it's like to volunteer with VSO? Why not read the blogs of some of our current volunteers. They provide a unique insight to the life and experiences of a VSO volunteer. To read the blogs, click on the volunteer name or select a country, skill or goal area from the drop-down list below.

VSO is not responsible for the content of the blogs. The opinions expressed in the blogs do not necessarily reflect the view of VSO. 

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  • Ian Smith

  • Uganda
  • Participation and governance







  • Alex Mayers

  • The Philippines
  • Participation and governance








  • Tim Myles

  • India
  • Participation and governance































  • Jen Ryan

  • India
  • Participation and governance


















How to apply

Interested in volunteering with VSO? Find out what you need to apply and begin your application process now.

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