How do I connect with a skills-based volunteering project?
To start searching for and connecting with skills-based volunteering projects, head to our project browse page here. From there, you can filter projects by the types of skills you have, and the language you speak.
You can filter for additional dimensions - such as location, workload, project length, role type, and benefits - by clicking on the “Search by workload, role type, location, and more…” link next to the search button, highlighted in yellow below:
When you click on a project card listed in your search results, you will be able to see the full project details as well as the option to either “request an introduction” or “save for later.” Both actions will require you to login to your dashboard, if you are not logged in already. Keep in mind that the more filters you apply, the narrower your results will be, so we encourage you to play around with a few different filter combinations.
Is International Volunteering work ethical? How can I make sure I volunteer ethically/sustainably?
Yes, but not always. Research shows there is a right and a wrong way to volunteer. Done wrong, it can cause more harm than good. Volunteering your skills, rather than participating in voluntourism, is proven to create lasting change in the most ...
What’s the difference between Experteering and Volunteering or Voluntourism?
Voluntourism involves providing free work to enhance your touristic experience, and often involves a hefty fee. It’s typically designed around the desires of the tourist, rather than the real needs of the community itself - and as a result can end up ...
What is the Organization/Project Vetting Process?
Organizations can apply to and join our platform, free of charge. We review organizations to ensure they meet certain standards, and you can find further details about our vetting process below: #1: Organization identification We work with a global ...
I'm an experteer. What are the different project types, and how do I choose the right project for me?
Finding the right project is key to maximizing your experience, and our findings indicate that being selfish in your selection actually benefits all parties. The better the project for the volunteer, the more likely you are to commit more hours and ...
How do I post a project on MovingWorlds?
To get started, complete the application form here, which will take you through 4 steps Account creation: provide basic details about yourself Organization details: provide information about your organization, including its description and impact ...