Working or volunteering abroad gives young people greater knowledge, acceptance, and respect for other cultures, which is vital for the development of future generations. Work and volunteer abroad programmes are essential in the cultural awareness and international education of students today.
Member organisations of WYSE Work Abroad place tens of thousands of young people in culturally oriented, quality work abroad & volunteer programmes every year.
WYSE Work Abroad is the world’s leading trade association that represents trusted organisations specialising in work abroad and volunteer programmes. WYSE Work Abroad members are active in over 40 countries worldwide.
With the sub-group WYSE Volunteer & Travel, a group of dedicated sending & receiving organisations is working towards increasing awareness of Volunteer Programmes, offering education on practices to organise successful programmes and providing members with opportunities to connect to new partners.
WYSE Work Abroad is a global not-for-profit organisation and sector association of the World Youth Student & Educational (WYSE) Travel Confederation.