What is the typical length of an Experteering Trip?
Experteering projects can range from 1 week to 1 year. We are committed to working with you to find the best possible match based on your preferences and constraints, including length of time you are able to commit to a project.
Read our "Complete Guide to Volunteering Overseas" to see how the length of projects informs that type of work you'll likely do, and check out our Living Impact Report for statistics about average length of project, top SDGs impacted, and more.
What is Experteering?
Experteering is the word we coined for skills-based volunteering - the combination of the words expertise + volunteering. It is the act of volunteering your expertise, skills, experience, and time with organizations that need it. It's been featured ...
How does the matching process work once I'm accepted into an Experteering program?
Once you’ve been accepted into an Experteering Program, the first thing you’ll need to do is complete your profile. Once your profile is complete, you can start browsing opportunities and requesting/receiving introduction requests to/from ...
What is the cost to go Experteering?
It depends on which program you go Experteering through. There are three ways for professionals to Experteer through MovingWorlds: As a member of the MovingWorlds Institute Global Fellowship: our social impact and career growth program for ...
Can I still travel / go Experteering during the COVID pandemic?
Ultimately, the decision to go experteering is up to you and the receiving organization. While MovingWorlds will share updates on information that we believe is relevant to our community and stakeholders, your own safety and health is up to you. We ...
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 ...