Posted On Tuesday, June 11, 2019
In July 2018 I volunteered in Cambodia with Challenges Abroad for three incredible weeks. It was exciting yet very unlike me to say yes to such a proposal. To go overseas without my family and to go in between my university trimesters, was usually something that a worrier like me would run scared from. But it ended up being an experience that I’ll treasure forever that gave me many learning curves along the way.
Posted On Wednesday, May 8, 2019
Waste management in Nepal is a huge issue, so we've made the environment and waste management one of our main areas of focus, through the volunteers that travel on our Sustainability Challenge. We've been having all sorts of success, from improved waste management systems to an eco club now thriving at our partner school!
Posted On Monday, April 29, 2019
We know it’s already April and although we’re so excited looking forward to all of the incredible things that will happen this year, we also love to look back on the year that was. So here we are, highlighting and celebrating 8 (of the many) amazing things our volunteers helped us achieve in 2018.
Posted On Tuesday, November 13, 2018
Today, 4.5 billion people live without safely managed sanitation. Lack of sanitation on this scale affects not only public health, but living conditions, nutrition, education, and economic productivity across the world. As Global Citizens, how can we contribute to solving this problem?
Posted On Thursday, November 8, 2018
Peru has made great progress in the last 2 decades, with rapid economic growth and poverty levels more than halving. Despite this, the nation continues to face challenges, with public health being top of the list.
Posted On Tuesday, October 30, 2018
The world is a very big place, and it can often feel overwhelming to think about how we can even begin to solve some of the problems it faces. Here at Challenges Abroad, we like to step back and think about it on a smaller scale. We often imagine what would happen if every person had the opportunity to make a difference...
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