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Short Term Community Development Internship In Cambodia

Immerse yourself in the local culture and gain valuable teaching experience while you contribute to sustainable development projects.

Durations:  4 - 12 weeks

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This is an excellent opportunity to authentically experience the unique culture of Cambodia, as well as gaining valuable community development experience. Get involved in teaching English, run women’s empowerment workshops or assist with health and sanitation demonstrations. Our internship is rooted in contributing to a selection of UN Sustainable Development Goals, including Goal #2 – Zero Hunger, Goal #4 – Quality Education, Goal #6 – Clean Water and Sanitation and Goal #10 – Reduced Inequalities.

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Program overview

Travel to Cambodia, famed for its magnificent landscapes and rich cultural history, where you will be stationed in Siem Reap. Here you will work alongside other like-minded participants and learn about the day to day running of the project and receive teacher and community training from staff and older interns. Your days will be split between various community projects, which will depend on the needs of the community at the time. We have partnered with local partner organisations to assist us in addressing existing issues within this community.

This internship is geared at helping interns to gain invaluable teaching and community development experience. After completing it successfully, selected participants could be given the opportunity to work for GVI and continue their journey with us. Positions can be paid or unpaid. All our internships will help you develop personally and professionally, develop your leadership skills, and allow you to develop a variety of key soft and hard skills that will put you a step ahead of the rest. Our highly experienced field staff will help you gain and improve vital skill sets to improve your future job prospects.


  • Grow your own skillset and experience in teaching
  • Increase the wellbeing of communities in Siem Reap
  • Develop your global competency skills by working with locals on a range of community development initiatives
  • Experience the some of Siem Reap’s most popular sites and attractions, in your free time, including the Angkor Wat temple complex, the Angkor National Museum and the Old Market

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GVI Asia, Cambodia, Siem Reap
Women’s Empowerment
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