16 September, 2015
On 16 September it is 40 years since Papua New Guinea became independent from Australia.
Australian Business Volunteers have been working in Papua New Guinea for the great majority of PNG’s independence, and hundreds of our volunteers will have ... Read more
25 August, 2015
Earlier in the month UK based website 500ways.org shared this great video made by registered ABV volunteer Adam Brass about his time in Laos. 500ways is a website which aims to highlight the variety of ways in which volunteering supports sustainable ... Read more
14 July, 2015
Over 2 months Australian Business Volunteer Deb did terrific work as a Business Development Adviser with ‘Deaf Craft 5 Colors’ in Hanoi. This social enterprise provides hearing impaired people with vocational training and a friendly work ... Read more
26 June, 2015
Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Subcommittee this week tabled a report into the role of the private sector in promoting economic growth and reducing poverty in the Indo-Pacific region. ABV made a submission to the Subcommittee’s inquiry, and also appeared ... Read more
15 May, 2015
A budget cut of 30% to the government’s international volunteering program during National Volunteer Week has gone largely unnoticed.
“With international volunteering having already experienced recent cuts, no-one expected an additional ... Read more