Have you ever heard about AIESEC? It is a global platform for young people to explore and develop their leadership potential travelling abroad by volunteering. Members are interested in world issues, leadership and management, development, cultural understanding and experiential learning. AIESEC consists of over 122 youth-led member committees around the world, each manage and deliver youth programmes of partner organisations and facilitates the running of AIESEC on a global, national and local level.
Examples of activities: providing education, improving literacy, eradicating poverty, delivering sanitation.
Age range: 18–30
Countries: worldwide except for some countries in Africa and Asia.
Duration: 6–18 months
Fee: starts from 500 USD + travel costs, insurance, food. Accommodation and some daily meals covered by the programme.