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Australian Volunteers Program
We connect Australian volunteers with organisations around the world and contribute to sustainable development. We are an Australian Government initiative.
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Australian Volunteers Program May 22
We’ve been supporting Australians to share their skills overseas for more than 60 years. This we say thank you to the flight crews that take our volunteers all over the world. Thanks for showing us around the Boeing737,
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Australian Volunteers Program May 21
We celebrated in with a crowd of Australians keen to use their skills to ‘make a world of difference.’ A big thank you to for sharing his experience as a volunteer in . Learn more about :
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Zoe Mander-Jones May 21
Fabulous evening talking about what makes for effective and respectful partnerships with wise words shared by representatives from and the together with our staff and Dr Pan from our team in Myanmar.
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Australian Volunteers Program May 20
"The first thing volunteers must offer is respect: respect for the people they work with, and the communities they find themselves living in." Director, , discussing Inclusive Development with . ➡️
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Zoe Mander-Jones May 19
A shout out to all current and past Australian , all 15,000 of them, who have generoursly worked to support a more just world by being part of , like Lucinda and Saideh in this photo.
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Australian Volunteers Program May 17
Happy 20th anniversary to our wonderful partner, the . They develop community programs about sustainable development through permaculture and community-based disaster management. Learn more about their work:
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Zoe Mander-Jones May 16
Today we mark and stand with our LGBTIQ colleagues and supporters. we celebrate and value the richness and strength of our diversity, and work to contribute to inclusive communities where everyone can enjoy a sense of belonging.
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Allison Hore May 15
I had an awesome time in Bali last weekend for the in country meeting. It was great to meet people with such diverse backgrounds and expertise who are all working in development.
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Stephanie Wheeler May 8
I loved my experience working with brilliant local counterparts to establish and strengthen emergency preparedness and response mechanisms Cambodia as part of the Corps of the . More great roles available if you’re up for a change!
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Jamie Isbister May 14
What's life like when your family volunteers overseas? "Fun." "Awesome." "Very hot!" This International Day of Families, we thank all the families volunteering overseas as part of the .
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Australian Volunteers Program May 14
We asked our volunteers: what's the one thing you couldn't do your job without? We had some wonderful and surprising responses.
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Jenny Da Rin May 12
Had a wonderful day in Santo joining the open day and meeting doing great work - like Tiffany in and Annie who helped bring the new Police Youth Centre to life. A first for ! . 👏
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Elise Giles May 9
Together as a collective, we have incredible spirit! ..but these people truly have superpowers of their own to create for us in and enable a diverse group of Aussies to deliver positive outcomes and impact. All of us Vols
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Zoe Mander-Jones May 9
Today we came to the end of another wonderful Indonesian Forum pulled together by this group of passionate, creative, hardworking and patient staff. Great work! Safe travels to all our amazing Australian .
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Marisa_Eliza May 8
It has been an incredible experience to work with the incredible team. Highly encourage everyone to check out the roles!
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Australian Volunteers Program May 7
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We bring in together for this event. It's a chance for volunteers and partner organisations to share their success stories, work through challenges and identify opportunities to work together.
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Australian Volunteers Program May 7
"At its best, volunteering reminds us of our common humanity; of our global citizenship; that we are not all alike but we are all equal. That there is value and richness and strength in our diversity..." Program Director, , speaking at Indonesian Forum.
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Australian Volunteers Program May 7
Fantastic night in with soon-to-be volunteers and a wonderful group of returned volunteers. Missed the information session? Watch the online version here:
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Zoe Mander-Jones May 7
A wonderful day! working alongside colleagues to support inclusive development: this is a partnership spanning 6 decades! continues to build on this rich history.
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emma hess May 6
What makes a great partnership? Mutual benefit was the theme today at the Partnerships for Impact event with staff and partners
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