College for International Co-Operation and Development

Volunteer in Africa and India


Are You READY For Big Challenges?

Would you like to take action together with others to make the world a better place, fight off climate change and be part of building a sustainable future?
Do you want to learn about life in other parts of the world through your own experiences?

5 reasons to join CICD:

  • To learn about the world and get a new perspective
  • To live in community and make new friends
  • To do good and be part of changing the world
  • To learn many new skills
  • To challenge yourself and your boundaries

Dream …. develop …. do!

Join CICD and become an activist for a better world!

By working together with our partners in Humana People to People and the local population in countries such as Zambia, Malawi, Mozambique and India you can help to create change for the better. 

Alone the world changes you - together we change the world.

 Click to read more

Yes! I found it - another kind of school

6 months in Zambia in 7 minutes!

Courses 2024/2025

Students Testimonials - Why I joined and what I learned

    From our Blog

    By Jeanette Fall, Poverty Activist team February 2023My name is Jeanette. I'm 45 years old economist. I have worked in the finance department all in my life, in various positions during the last 20 years...so I could try to do almost everything possi...
    By Adriana Millalen Rivas, Development Volunteer team February 2023Engaging in a volunteer programme can be one of the most rewarding experiences in life, particularly when shared interests and passions align. It becomes evident that gratitude is bou...
    By Kelvin Rodrigues, Development Volunteer team October 2023Planet Earth 2024: Many believed that this year man would be living a fuller life, full of peace, love, abundance, joys. But this is the scenario for a small portion of the world’s populatio...
    By Rivanildo Novais, Brazil / Development Volunteer team October 2023In my point of view, it has always been in practice that you learn. In theories you have artificial learning, but it is in practice, leaving your comfort zone that you really learn,...
    By Natalia Benitez, Poverty Activist team August 2023 - getting ready for departure to Youth in Action project, Ndola, Zambia in January 2024!THINGS I NEED FOR THE PROJECT IN AFRICATraveling to Africa as a volunteer can be an enriching experience, bu...
    By Margarita Barbero, Development Volunteer team February 2023.Today I want to share with you some of the challenges that I and my team encountered during the 6 months of volunteering.My name is Margarita, part of the Fighting with the Poor team that...