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Volunteer openings

Placement AlertsCuso International is currently supporting over 350 volunteers in 27 developing countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean and Latin America.

If you are interested in sharing your knowledge, creativity and skills, and no current active postings match your interests; please add your name to our placement alerts list to be informed as soon as new opportunities are posted.

Each year, there is demand for skilled professionals for overseas placements ranging in length from 3-24 months. Cuso International partners with organizations who work on projects in four focus areas:

We recruit volunteers from Canada and the United States with a wide variety of professional backgrounds including education, health care, IT, business management, natural resource management, fundraising and more.

To learn more about volunteering with Cuso International, please read our volunteer stories.

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*E-Volunteering

Volunteer Placement  Country  Start Date   Duration   Application Deadline 
  
Grant Researcher and Writer Jamaica May 2014  3 months  Apr 25, 2014
  
Social Media Administrator Jamaica May 2014  3 months  Apr 25, 2014
  
Event Planning Software Application Developer United States of America May 2014  2 months  May 9, 2014
  
PayPal Administrator United States of America May 2014  2 months  May 9, 2014
  
Web Designer United States of America May 2014  2 months  May 9, 2014
  
Web Developer Jamaica Jun 2014  3 months  May 9, 2014
  
Youth Entrepreneurship Development E-Mentors Jamaica Jun 2014  3 months  May 16, 2014


Business & Management

Volunteer Placement  Country  Start Date   Duration   Application Deadline 
  
Cooperative Development Advisor Peru Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Enterprise Development Advisor Cameroon Jun 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Entrepreneurship Advisor Peru Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Market Analysis and Development Advisor Peru Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Monitoring and Evaluation Advisor Peru Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Partnership Development Advisor Myanmar/Burma Jun 2014  5 months  Ongoing
  
Private Sector Relations Facilitator Honduras Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Value Chain Facilitator Honduras Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Youth Entrepreneurship and Employability Advisor Honduras Aug 2014  8 months  Ongoing
  
Financial Investment Researcher Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014
  
Market Sector Analyst Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014
  
Microcredit Implementation Advisor Peru Apr 2014  3 months  May 9, 2014
  
Tourism Market Analyst Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014


Communications and Media

Volunteer Placement  Country  Start Date   Duration   Application Deadline 
  
Communication Advisor Cameroon Jul 2014  8 months  Ongoing
  
Communications and Fundraising Facilitator Honduras Jul 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Climate Change Advocacy Coordinator Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014


Community Development

Volunteer Placement  Country  Start Date   Duration   Application Deadline 
  
Employability Advisor Bolivia Oct 2014  6 months  Ongoing
  
Management and Planning Advisor Cameroon Jun 2014  9 months  Ongoing
  
Gender Specialist Guyana Aug 2014  8 months  Apr 25, 2014
  
Volunteer Program Specialist Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014
  
Volunteer Program Specialist Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014
  
Volunteer Program Specialist Peru Jul 2014  9 months  May 9, 2014


Information and Communication Technologies

Volunteer Placement  Country  Start Date   Duration   Application Deadline 
  
Geographic Information System Advisor Cameroon Jul 2014  8 months  Ongoing