United Planet shares the Peace Corps’ mission to create responsible global citizens and to foster cross-cultural understanding. Quests are comprehensive, letting volunteers immerse deeply engage with the culture. Volunteers learn, work, serve and collaborate in local communities resulting in improved cultural insights, cross-cultural communication, language abilities, and impact on a locally-driven community project.
United Planet Quests are designed to be immersive, authentic, comprehensive and provide you everything you’ll need to succeed. The program elements allow you to engage fully with a new culture, forge strong relationships, and challenge yourself. Most importantly, we partner with the community to ensure your experience will be important, relevant and helpful to the community you serve.
Work and learn alongside community health professionals in general medicine, nursing, dentistry, physical therapy, psychiatry, and other areas while gaining real insight into shared healthcare challenges around the globe.
Live and work in conservation areas, contribute to construction projects, care for wildlife, and collaborate with local professionals to provide environmental education to surrounding communities.