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INTERNSHIP AND VOLUNTEER ABROAD LINKS
United Kingdom (England, Wales, Scotland, Ireland)
Andeo International Homestays (Wolrdwide
destinations including CR, Mexico, Peru,
Ecuador, Spain, France, Italy, Germany,
ANDEO International Homestays works
closely with each applicant to customize
a Gap program that fits their individual
goals and interests. The two core
components of all Andeo programs are
small-group language courses and a
homestay with a local family. From
there, participants choose their own
path! It may lead them to an organic
farm in Japan , a theater stage in
Germany , a
community service project in
Peru , or a photography studio in
Italy , to list just a few. Andeo Gap p
rograms can last from four weeks to a
full year and can begin at
anytime. Academic credit is available
for all programs.
ANDEO International Homestays
Foundation for Sustainable Development - Supporting sustainable development initiatives throughout the developing world.
Global Service Corps - A non-profit organization that provides opportunities for adults to do volunteer service work in Tanzania and Thailand on internship (9 weeks), short-term (2-4 weeks), or long-term (6 weeks-6 months) programs. Participants live with local hosts and work on environment, health, or education projects
Volunteer Work Abroad
sending people to volunteer in
Africa, Asia, Australasia and Latin
America since 1996. We are the
original volunteer travel company and
pretty much everyone here at i-to-i is a
former volunteer or backpacker. We don’t
like to blow our own trumpet, but we
really know what we’re doing and have
20,000 happy former volunteers to prove
call us on 1- 800 985 4852
Idealist.Org - Over 40,000 nonprofit and community organizations in 165 countries, which you can search or browse by name, location or mission.
International Student Volunteers - Offers volunteer, work/study/travel programs to university students throughout North America, the UK, and Australia.
Learn Language Schools-The best
language schools for people interested
in learning a foreign language abroad.
Learn English in Malta, USA, Australia,
New Zealand, Ireland, Canada or England.
French in France or Switzerland, German
in Austria, Italian in Italy, Russian in
Russia, Japanese in Japan, Chinese in
china and Portuguese in Portugal.
LearningAbroadCenter (U.of Minnesota) - Search their database of work, internship, and volunteer opportunities.
Transitions Abroad - International opportunities publication.
WebFeet.Com - Use InternshipPrograms.com to post your resumé to employers who are exclusively looking for interns! You can also search their extensive database of internships, read internship reviews or create your own real-intern profile, or research companies and careers on Wetfeet.com.
Work Abroad Monster.com - Search international jobs from specific companies and organizations.
www.escapeartist.com - Living and working abroad.
Info Learning Abroad Center (U of Minnesota) - Short-term Work Abroad handout.
Youth International (Experience
The world becomes your
classroom and experience your greatest
Youth International is
an experiential learning program
focussing upon international travel and
inter-cultural exchange, volunteer
community service, home stays, and
Travel for three months
with a team of up to 14 people between
the ages of 18 and 25, and two leaders.
Each group explores
three different countries in; Asia
(Thailand, India, and Nepal), or South
America (Bolivia, Peru, and Ecuador
including the Galapagos Islands), Both
trips run twice each year from September
to December and February to May.
Help build an orphanage
in Bolivia, live with a tribal family in
Thailand, meditate with Tibetan monks,
do conservation work in the Ecuadorian
rainforest, visit the Taj Mahal, assist
the poor in Mother Teresa’s clinics in
India, search for wild animals while
sailing through the Galapagos Islands,
hike along ancient footpaths in the
Himalayan Mountains, or along the Inca
trail through the Peruvian Andes to
Machu Picchu, and much more.
These are just a few
highlights on trips that hold new
adventures and new life lessons around
Youth International is
based in Evergreen, Colorado, USA,
and has been in operation since1997.
For info., program
itineraries, and applications, visit:
Journal and Magazine Article links (free)
http://www.doaj.org (open access
Los Angeles Times -subject links page
Librarians Internet Index
Voice of the Shuttle/Academic topics
Main emphasis is staying safe when
THE HOME STAY PROVIDERS' NETWORK (HPN) - A top resource for homestay accommodations and home tuition programs in the UK.
SOUTH AMERICAN EXPLORERS CLUB - The non-profit South American Explorers Club is widely recognized as the best overall source of travel information for South and Central America.
TRAVEL WARNINGS AND CONSULAR INFORMATION - Travel Warnings are issued when the State Department decides, based on all relevant information, to recommend that Americans avoid travel to a certain country. Countries where avoidance of travel is recommended will have Travel Warnings as well as Consular Information Sheets.
BRITISH FOREIGN AND COMMONWEALTH OFFICE - The Foreign & Commonwealth Office (FCO) is the British Government department responsible for overseas relations and foreign affairs. Contains travel warnings for various nations.
CANADIAN DEPARTMENT OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND INTERNATIONAL TRADE - Travel Alerts and country information.
CENTERS FOR DISEASE CENTRAL - Reference Material for International Travel.
E-CONFLICT - 1,400 pages of content intended to Eradicate Conflict by increasing cultural awareness
ATLAPEDIA ONLINE - Atlapedia Online contains full color physical and political maps as well as key facts and statistics on countries of the world.
THE WEB OF CULTURE - The Web of Culture seeks to educate and entertain you on the topic of cross-cultural communications.
REC. TRAVEL LIBRARY - Travel and tourism information with an emphasis on personal travelogues.
MARTINDALE'S "THE REFERENCE DESK - Countries, Territories, Principalities, and International Services.
YAHOO! COUNTRIES - Comprehensive lists of countries all throughout the world.
Studies In Australia
Study Abroad Links
Best Bets for Study Abroad
Best Bets for Internships Abroad
Study Abroad-U.of Michigan Study Abroad Links
Work Abroad Web Sites U of Michigan
Independent Study Abroad
Study, Work, Internships and Service Abroad Sites
Study Abroad Sources
UCLA Scholarship Resource Center (Resources for Study Abroad)
Study Abroad Safety Handbook-United Kingdom
Guide to Scholarships
Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Latin American and Latino Studies
Internet Resources for Study Abroad
WWW Websites for East Asia
South Asia-Some Good Sites
East Asian Studies WWW sites
Last Minute Travel
Wireless Internet Access
How to Travel at http://www.visiteurope.com for all types of information, including links to plane and train travel.
http://www.flycheapo.com lists all the inter-European low-cost airlines, with information searchable by any combination of routes.
Eurostar Italia alta Velocita connecting Turin and Milan in Italy -- http://www.trenitalia.com/en/index.html
Train a Grande Vitesse, which zips you from Paris to the south of France in a few hours -- http://www.tgv.com/.
Eurostar train also connects London with Paris and Brussels via the English Channel tunnel; details at http://www.Eurostar.com
Eurail passes -- http://www.eurail.com -- offer a variety of options for train travel around Europe and you can buy them before you leave the states; details from http://www.raileurope.com
MEDICAL AND INSURANCE LINKS
- BackpackEurope.com is a comprehensive site helpful to anyone planning a budget trip to Europe. The site has many unconventional accommodation options, including home exchange programs, campsites and hostels. http://www.backpackeurope.com/wheretostay.html
- Hostelling International (HI) is the brand name for youth hostels run by the International Youth Hostel Federation (IYHF), an international non-governmental, non-profit making organization recognized by UNESCO. HI boasts over 4 million visitors every year, in thousands of hostels throughout the world. http://www.iyhf.org/iyhf/ehome.html
- Hostels.com has an immense database listing worldwide hostels, plus information on tours, tickets and more. http://www.hostels.com
- Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) is an international education organization working in more than 30 countries to coordinate study, work and volunteer abroad programs for students. http://www.ciee.org
- International Student Travel Confederation (ISTC) is a nonprofit confederation of student travel organizations around the world, which provides information on everything from student flights to work exchange programs. http://www.istc.org
- Travel Warnings are issued when the State Department decides, based on all relevant information, to recommend that Americans avoid travel to a certain country. Countries where avoidance of travel is recommended will have Travel Warnings as well as Consular Information Sheets. http://travel.state.gov/travel_warnings.html
- Embassy World is a directory and search engine for embassies and consulates around the world. http://www.embassyworld.com/embassy/directory.htm
- Student Accommodation - A comprehensive directory of student accommodation sites and other related links. http://www.studentaccommodation.org