Applications are now open for EU Aid Volunteers Initiative which will provide funding to deploy EU Aid volunteers in support of actions that support and complement the provision of humanitarian aid in third countries as well as worldwide
It also supports actions aimed at strengthening the capacities of implementing, sending and hosting organisations or individuals participating / intending to participate in the initiative.
The objective of the call is to fund projects involving the selection, preparation and deployment of EU Aid Volunteers to contribute to strengthening the Union’s capacity to provide needs-based humanitarian aid aimed at strengthening the capacity and resilience of vulnerable and disaster-affected communities in third countries.
EU Aid Volunteer offers international volunteers aged 18 years and above the opportunity to be involved in Paid foreign voluntary work in humanitarian aid project worldwide
Who are EU Aid Volunteers?
EU Aid Volunteers are a separate category of European Union Commission recently created in response to the European Union Secretary-General’s call for greater engagement in volunteerism of history’s largest generation of people.
EU Aid Volunteers receive a basic living allowance that allows the volunteer to live healthily and safely in the assigned area. If you volunteer outside of your home area, return airfare or land transport (as applicable) and some other basic costs are paid by the host agency. You will receive orientation and training before and after your assignment.
The country of your citizenship
Who qualifies as a UN Volunteer?
The UN Volunteer programme is looking for motivated and talented youth between the ages of 18 and 55. (Note: you must be younger than 55 throughout the duration of your service). The educational background and experience required varies by assignment, but generally both graduates and non-graduates are eligible to apply.
How To Apply:
All UN Volunteer assignments to volunteer abroad application is only online.
Use the Application link provided on this website to start your application free of charge.