How Being in a Multicultural Environment Changed Me
Story by Jackie Park The first time I lived abroad was as a student learning Mandarin here in Beijing. It is not uncommon for Chinese-Filipino families to send their children to China or Taiwan to study Mandarin for a semester or two before finding a job, and I happened to be one of those kids. […]
Volunteering taught Andy skills that could Never be Learnt at University
Andy, who took part in many volunteering activities in Wales and abroad. This volunteering journey helped him start a career in humanitarian work abroad. Andy was an active volunteer with UNA Exchange in early 2000s. He took part in many volunteering activities in Wales and abroad, including a Long Term European Voluntary Service in Iceland. “When […]
20-year-old Girl Volunteers in Thailand
It can not only be a memorable and life-affirming experience, but a life-changing experience as well.
Penang Boy’s Advice: How to blend in with the locals
Ultimate tips to disguise as a Penangite!
10 Reasons Why Malaysians Should Volunteer Abroad
The Boleh spirit! Sometimes, the best way to verify the truth is simply to live it yourself.
Datin Paduka Marina Mahathir – Ambassador of Global Citizen Programme
The World is Big, The World is Small. The world is indeed a large place to live in, but we have so many commonalities among us, that can only be experienced when you go out of the country and interact with the local community there.
9 Reasons My Experience is Unforgettable
It’s hard to summarise my two months of adventure in words because they do no justice to the experience I had…
Experience the World in Six Weeks
In summary, my project was to work in a community in Hsinchu, Taiwan. Where I had to take care of the elderly and teach art lessons with…
Self Discovery in Taiwan
On July 2013, I went to Taiwan. It is a journey full of self-discoveries. Here are the 4 things I…