A Vital Difference

Volunteer Public Health Project in Nepal

Volunteer to provide much-needed public health support in Nepal.

Durations:  1 - 12 weeks

Program information

Participate in preventative health initiatives in Pokhara. Contribute to Good Health and Well-being, the 4th Sustainable Development Goal set by the United Nations, in Nepal. Facilitate daily hygiene practices and first aid workshops with young students and women in the communities of Pokhara.

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Program overview

Help foster greater health and well-being in the communities of Pokhara and surrounding areas. Work directly with individuals in local Nepali communities to promote healthy lifestyles and gain experience in public health.

Volunteers work with local staff and students to facilitate workshops concerning a range of health-related topics. This includes teaching the principles of UNICEF’s Water, Sanitation and Hygiene (WASH) program, basic first aid skills, road safety, puberty and menstruation, and vocabulary related to other broad health topics.

Participants on this also facilitate interactive workshops based on the needs of the local communities at the time. Topics covered in these workshops include self care, disease awareness and prevention, and Emergency First Aid. You will have the opportunity to work in school classrooms and community settings.


  • Contribute to UN SDG, # 3 Good Health and Well-being. 
  • Gain experience in global public health.  
  • Live and work with other participants from all around the world who are all committed to making a global impact. 
  • Immerse yourself in Nepali culture at our homestay-style accommodation. 
  • Experience the natural beauty of Nepal while trekking or paragliding.

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GVI Asia, Nepal, Pokhara
Global Health

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Exclusive offer. Book before the end of the month and receive up to 0 off this program.

COVID-19 flexibility. If COVID-19 prevents you from travelling, change your location and dates free of charge.

Payment plans. Flexible payment plans allow you to pay in instalments.

What happens next?

Once you apply, a personal Enrollment Manager will be assigned to walk you through the rest of the process.

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