Blog posts about India
Inside the world’s classroomsOpen the door of classrooms around the world and you’ll find a surprising range of challenges – as well as some truly incredible teachers dedicated to changing children’s lives.
Magic and mayhem - volunteering in Odisha, India
Conor Ryan, 35, from Thurles, Co Tipperary is volunteering as a research and development associate with a local charity in Odisha, India. He tells us about his first few months volunteering.
Five minutes with... Maeve McCutcheon, Speech Language Therapist, India
Speech and language therapist Maeve McCutcheon describes her hands-on placement with VSO in India.
Five minutes with... Jennifer Ryan, Human Resources Adviser, India
Limerick girl Jennifer Ryan, who is currently working as a VSO volunteer in India, chats about her placement as a human resources adviser in Orissa.
Indian volunteer crowdfunds £3000 to support blind children
After Sayani's elder sister was left unable to walk unaided by a form of arthritis, she developed a crowdfunding campaign to raise money to help educate children with disabilities.
Overcoming adversity in India
Salvador Segura‐Ortega volunteered through IBM's partnership with VSO, he worked on a project in India supporting people with disabilities.