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10 Signs You’re Completely Addicted to Volunteering Abroad with United Planet

You know you’re the ultimate #teamUP member when any of the following points apply to you…     1. You are constantly dreaming of your next Quest.   Wearing my…

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Ebola Information for the United Planet Community

For anyone who has been following the news, Ebola is sweeping the headlines. If you are someone who is considering one of our Quests in Africa, then you may be…

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5 Lessons You Learn While Volunteering Abroad

A recent initiative at United Planet is to encourage our volunteers and alumni to be ambassadors of their experience through our Campus Outreach Internship (COI) program. Alix Vadot is one…

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United Nations 2014 Climate Summit

On September 23 the United Nations met at their New York headquarters to discuss the issue of global climate change. This Summit aimed to inspire world leaders to take action…

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From Program Coordinator to Quest Volunteer

As the Senior Program Coordinator at United Planet, my role typically involves being on the coordinating endĀ of the United Planet experience. Specifically, I am responsible for organizing the logistics of…