Global Citizen

Make a difference. Create Impact!

International volunteering opportunities are intense learning experiences that connect the global network with AIESEC in Hong Kong. Our Global Citizen Programme unites cross-cultural positive impact with volunteering abroad for social and community development projects. You have the opportunity to develop personal skills and competencies through multiculturalism and social responsibility.

Quick Facts

  • Volunteer abroad and share your skills with others.
  • Explore new cultures; create new experiences; discover new places.
  • Develop your cultural sensitivity
  • Learn to be independent and resilient
  • Discover yourself and the world
  • Go abroad for 6 to 8 weeks in your winter or summer break

Global Citizen Programme Overview

Volunteer abroad to challenge yourself to do something outside your comfort zone. Experience living and working abroad with cross-cultural teams and families. The experiences range from 6 to 12 weeks. While they are generally non-paid opportunities, you often receive stipends and basic support services like food and accommodations.

Borderless

Be a Hong Kong ambassador and develop a global mindset. Bridge cultures of a nation to promote tolerance and understanding between communities.

You can gain:

  • Observe various evident cultures and understand the deeper meaning behind it
  • Learn to respect cultural norms
  • Be an Ambassador of your home culture

Enlightening

Use your skills to help educate young people to improve their chances while working within their community

You can gain:

  • Understand the standards of education in foreign countries
  • Evaluate your home education system
  • Coping with language barriers and how to use non-verbal communication
  • Understand the lifestyle of students in different local communities

Green

Enabling communities to better deal with the effects of climate change and reduce their impact on the planet

You can gain:

  • Understand the sustainability practices of other countries
  • See the connection between global environmental phenomena to a local setting
  • Learn to adjust your lifestyle under the limited resources

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Featured Destinations

Thailand

Go to Thailand and work in projects about teaching and environmental sustainability

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Korea

Korea is a modernized vibrant nation that still maintains its traditional culture. Learn all about this fascinating country and connect to the Korean youth

Brazil

Go to Brazil and immerse yourself in a culture that you have never experienced before!

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Indonesia

17,000 islands, endless beaches, ethnic diversity, amazing food and so much impact to create! Go to Indonesia for an outstanding experience

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Malaysia

Time to Explore – Learn about a country in the midst of change. Leave with your eyes open and your heart amazed.

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Impact Stories

Anna D'Souza

School of Creative Media, The City University of Hong Kong
Destination: Vietnam
Date: Summer 2013

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Cherrie Lau

School of Business, Hong Kong Baptist University
Destination: Sri Lanka
Date: Summer 2013

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Gisele Dust

Bachelor of Business Administration, Lingnan University
Destination: Kenya
Date: Summer 2013

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Fiona Lam

Bachelor of Social Sciences, The University of Hong Kong
Destination: Poland
Date: Summer 2013

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Kenneth Suen

School of Mechanical Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Destination: Senegal
Date: Summer 2014

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Katherine Wong

Faculty of Medicine, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Destination: Mauritius
Date: Summer 2014

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