BUSINESS

Join Kaya as a business volunteer and you can share or learn business skills in areas such as finance, marketing, PR and fundraising in the international development sector.

Types of Business volunteer projects

Join us on an overseas Business volunteer project. Settings vary from NGOs and foundations to small businesses and you can join us as an experienced business expert or as an intern looking to develop your skills and consolidate your studies.  Business volunteering placements offer you the chance to experience first hand the challenges and priorities that impact the international development and not for profit sector, while helping to develop the capacity and sustainability of organisations seeking support. Please see our different types of Business projects listed below.

Our Business volunteer projects

NGO Management Internship in Ecuador

Take part in a NGO Management Internship in Ecuador and develop your skills and gain experience abroad

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Sustainability Internship in South Africa

Join the sustainability internship in South Africa and make an impact environmentally, economically or culturally depending on your field!

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Media and Marketing Internship in Peru

Intern in for a local social enterprise promoting financial independence through indigenous traditions in Peru

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Education Internship in Peru

Intern in a local school and gain some teaching experience in Peru

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Farmers’ Economic Empowerment Internship in Uganda

Participate in the farmers' economic empowerment internship in Uganda and contribute to the expansion of local farming businesses

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Microfinance and Entrepreneurship Training for Communities in Uganda

Intern on this Microfinance and Entrepreneurship Training for Communities in Uganda placement and contribute to the training of local entrepreneurs.

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Entrepreneurship for International Development Internship in Tanzania

Use your skills and entrepreneurship spirit to participate in this Entrepreneurship for International Development Internship in Tanzania and help the local community generate new income and fight unemployment.

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Hospitality Management Internship in Africa

Develop your experience through an hospitality management internship in an African context working for an award winning backpacker lodge

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Political Science Internship in Belize

Intern on a political science internship in Belize and gain experience in politics with the aim of running a campaign while living in San Ignacio.

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Public Administration Internship in Ghana

Learn about public sector and public administration in Ghana while interning for a public office.

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Journalism Internship in Ghana

Kaya Journalism Internship in Ghana provides participants the opportunity to learn and share in their field of interest while giving back to a local community.

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Microfinance Internship in Swaziland

Develop and share your business skills by participating in this microfinance internship in Africa.

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Human Rights & NGO Management Internship in Morocco

Learn about the impacts of Human Rights, Social Justice & NGO Management abroad

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Journalism Internship in Morocco

Gain some real experience in Journalism abroad!

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Semester Study Abroad and Service in Vietnam

Combine study abroad and volunteering for a semester in Vietnam

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NGO Business Development Internship in Vietnam

Join this NGO Business Internship in Vietnam and develop your business knowledge by working with local community projects.

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LGBTQ NGO Development Internship in Thailand

Join our LGBTQ NGO Development Internship in Thailand and develop your understanding of this community and provide hands on support

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Film, Photography and Community Volunteering in Nepal

Film, Photography and Community Volunteering in Nepal for those with creative and practical skills to share to empower women in a rural community

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Microfinance Internship in Ghana

Use your business and financial skills to empower local women and youth by doing this Microfinance Internship in Ghana and contribute to local economies.

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Fair Trade Internship in Ecuador

Join our Fair Trade Internship in Ecuador and work with a local sustainable environmental project that helps alleviate poverty locally.

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Small Business Development Internship and Product Design in Africa

Share this small business development internship in South Africa to extend your CV/Resume while developing the capacity of a social enterprise.

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NGO Development Internship in Chiang Mai

Join our NGO Development Internship in Chiang Mai in Thailand and develop your knowledge and practical experience of international development.

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Energy and Environmental Sustainability Internship in China

Gain meaningful work experience relevant to your studies or career by joining an energy and environmental sustainability internship in China.

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Communication and Digital Marketing Internship at an NGO in South Africa

Develop your CV/Resume and help raise awareness about greening and reforestation projects by taking a Communication and Digital Marketing Internship at an NGO in Cape Town.

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NGO and Community Development in Siem Reap

There are numerous wonderful projects looking for the support of international volunteers to help with NGO and Community Development in Siem Reap.

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Inca Jewellery-Making Cooperative Marketing Project

Volunteer in Peru on this Inca Jewellery-making cooperative marketing project and assist with promoting traditional cultural techniques and products.

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Microfinance Internship in Peru

If you are interested in banking, accountancy or economics why not support poorer local people by joining this Microfinance volunteer placement in Peru.

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Media and Graphic Design Internship at an NGO In South Africa

Use your flair and passion and participate in this exciting media and graphic design internship at an NGO in South Africa.

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NGO Media and Photography Project in the Philippines

Volunteer in the Philippines for a grassroots NGO and raise awareness through media and photography of the socioeconomic issues facing Filipino people.

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International Development and Fundraising Internship in Swaziland

Grasp the opportunity to gain invaluable first-hand experience of the NGO sector, by joining this international development and fundraising internship in Swaziland.

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NGO and Community Service Internship in China

Gain meaningful work experience in a an area relevant to your studies or potential career choice and participate in a NGO and Community Service Internship in China through Kaya.

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Easy 4-step application process

APPLY ONLINE

Click here to apply online and pay your application fee to apply for your space on your chosen project. Our advisors will then contact you to guide you through the next steps.

TELEPHONE INTERVIEW

Once we’ve received your application, we’ll review your details and be in touch to arrange your informal telephone interview with your Kaya Placement Advisor.

CONFIRMATION

Following your interview, we will provide you a placement offer. Once you are ready to confirm your placement and dates, you can pay your confirmation fee to book and secure your space.

GET PREPARED

When you have confirmed your project dates we'll send you your Welcome Pack and lots of other helpful information to assist you with preparing for your placement.