There are a lot of NGO’s, grassroots movements, youth organisations and other groups in Central Asia who could use a volunteer for various reasons.
If you’re thinking of volunteering in Central Asia on your trip, you can start with the following organisations, who could use your help. If you do more research around your specific interest, you will find that you can volunteer almost everywhere.
Teaching English, French, German, tourism, photography, maths, … is easy to do everywhere. You can get paid a bit for this if you want. Almost anyone with a degree can teach at a university.
Volunteer in Central Asia
Big volunteer organisations that work throughout Central Asia:
- UN Volunteers: working in all of Central Asia
- Habitat for Humanity: building in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan
- Healthprom: focuses on health issues. Their partner organisations in Kyrgyzstan and Tajikistan also accept volunteers.
Try the following pages for more volunteer opportunities
If you have an organisation in need of volunteers, please let us know, so we can add you to the list!