Want to help build a more equitable world? Want to work, volunteer or learn in a developing country? Each year we offer Canadian post-secondary students and faculty several exciting overseas volunteer learning opportunities.
The International Seminar provides 20 students and 2 faculty advisers an intensive six-week study tour in a developing country every year.
Students Without Borders
WUSC’s has partnered with CIDA (Canadian International Development Agency) to create more opportunities for students to volunteer overseas through a program called Students Without Borders (SWB).
Annual General Assembly
Every November, WUSC has the Annual General Assembly in Ottawa (headquarters) to update all WUSC members on organizational news, having a say in the running of WUSC and electing national board members among other things.
Uniterra Leadership Summit
Through Uniterra program, WUSC offers a wide variety of volunteer opportunities in 13 developing countries and in the following sectors:
• agriculture and rural development
• basic education
• health and nutrition
• youth programming
• private sector development
Other Internship Opportunities
- United Nations volunteer program: http://www.unv.org