Sewa Responsible Travel organizes youth travel programs such as volunteer programs in Nepal. As a socially and environmentally responsible travel company, we seek support social (health, education, community development etc.) and environmental (ecological farming, green building, environmental education etc. ) projects in Nepal. At Sewa, we facilitate and assist youth travellers willing join grassroots social and environmental projects as a volunteer.
Major Volunteer Programs in Nepal
Teaching Volunteers will be placed in government or community school. At school, teaching volunteer can teach English or other cure subjects, organize educational games, create extra curriculum activities such as singing, dancing, poem/story writing, acting or even painting and drawing cartons etc. depending on their skill, interest, experience and educational background.
Child development volunteers will be placed in child development projects such as Montessori school, street children education center, community-run early childhood development centre and other locally-run child development projects. Volunteers roles varies depending on project type but most common roles in includes one-to-one or small group teaching , assisting children with homework, creating extra curriculum activities, sharing useful educational knowledge and skills with children etc.
Ecological farming volunteers will be placed in organic farms. This program is suitable for anyone interested to learn sustainable, eco-friendly and organic farming practices in grassroots level. Volunteers will be working side-by-side with local farmers in small and locally-run organic farms. Volunteers in ecological farming project work in rural areas which allow them to experience real Nepal including rural home stays.
Medicine and healthcare
Medicine and healthcare medical volunteers will be placed in Government hospital, rural health post, community-run hospital. This program is open to doctors, nurses, physiotherapists, dentists, , optometrists, health assistants, medical students or anyone from healthcare and medical background. Recent university graduates with medical/healthcare license and healthcare/medical professionals will be placed in hospitals where they will work alongside with local medical and healthcare professionals. We also organize short-term medical mission trips, outreach health camp, medical treks for volunteer groups.
This program is suitable for group, small or big. Volunteer roles in this project includes, but not limited to, building irrigation canal, repairing school or community building, painting walls, decorating community-run child development center, drawing educational pictures in classroom, renovating community healthcare centers, working to improve agricultural roads, building classrooms, building environmental infrastructures, building rainwater harvesting tank etc.
- Summer work camps
- Youth volunteer exchange programs
- Field research or survey tour for Bachelor’s/Master’s/PhD students
- Volunteer documentary film making projects
- Volunteer photography projects
- Working in NGOs
Why choose us for volunteering/internship placements in Nepal?
- Fully registered responsible travel institution
- 24/7 Support
- Safe and affordable programs
- Ethical projects
- Operated by local professionals
- Tailor-made placements designed for budget travellers, groups, female solo travellers and university students.
Please contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org , we will make your placement possible.