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Volunteer Naomi Scarano describes the diverse range of opportunities she's had over four weeks.
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04:54Group Trip in South Africa
Hear how four volunteers from the Pearson Foundation utilised their professional expertise to assist in a local creche in Cape Town.
01:15Care in Cape Town
A volunteer, Corinna from Germany, talks about her experience and explains why creative activities are important for the children.
01:18Care in South Africa
A volunteer, Marta from Italy, talks about her best moments at the Care placement in South Africa and how she loved seeing the children smile.
01:37Projects in South Africa
A video showing the different projects volunteers can get involved with such as Care, Surfing and Building.
01:47Law & Human Rights
Volunteers, Lauren and Hannah from Australia, talk about the experience they gained and the work they got involved in at the Law & Human Rights project.
01:41Volunteering in South Africa
A video showing what Charity Day was like for volunteers in Muizenberg, South Africa.
01:44Surfing Project in South Africa
A video showing what it is like to volunteer at the Surfing project in Cape Town, South Africa.
01:44Teaching in South Africa
A volunteer speaks about the Literacy Programme and his experience as a Teaching volunteer in South Africa.
01:12Human Rights Short-term Special
A volunteer from Australia speaks about her experience volunteering in South Africa on the Human Rights project as a Short-term Special.
01:18Building Short-term Special
Jade from Canada speaks about her experience volunteering in South Africa on the Building project.
02:24Care in South Africa
Volunteers on the Care placement in South Africa serve a vital role within our projects and provide much needed assistance.
Project Manager, Dean, and a volunteer from Austria speak about the Building placement in South Africa.
02:43Care in South Africa
The Care Coordinator in South Africa, Grant, speaks about the 13 Care placements and the work they do for the local community.
02:02Short-term Special Human Rights
A video showing what it's like to volunteer on the 2 Week Special Human Rights programme in South Africa, where volunteers take part in outreach activities.
05:54South Africa Country Director
The Country Director of Projects Abroad in South Africa, Gisela Madden talks about her role and the projects in her country.
02:48Law & Human Rights
A video explaining the South African Human Rights placement, where volunteers offer pro bono legal services to members of the community.
In honour of Mandela, South Africans take action every year on the 18th of July to help change our world for the better.
An overview of the Sports projects in South Africa.
Our volunteers explain why they think you should join our surfing project in South Africa.
Dr Helena Fitchat is country director for Projects Abroad in Botswana. Here she talks about what volunteers can expect from this project.
02:47Short-term Special Conservation
A member of staff describes the day-to-day tasks on the conservation project and two volunteers share their experiences.
01:58Conservation in South Africa
Raphael and Lea describe living and volunteering in the African Bushveld.
01:24Animal Care in South Africa
Amanda works with sea bird preservation in Cape Town, South Africa.
01:51Building in South Africa
Conor and Sophie help out on the Building project in South Africa.
Harriet explains why she loves teaching English, as well as other subjects, in Cape Town, South Africa.
David describes his IT teaching programme in Cape Town, South Africa.
03:29Sport - Testimonial
Children in South Africa talk about why they enjoy having Projects Abroad volunteers at their school.