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ICS is funded by the UK Government and run by some of the most experienced and respected development organisations in the UK.

ICS is run by professionals with years of experience in international development who are committed to delivering a high quality volunteering programme.

Balloon volunteers

Balloon Ventures

Balloon run ICS projects in Ghana, Kenya, and Uganda.

Projects focus on enterprise, supporting micro-entrepreneurs to launch and grow innovative businesses that create jobs and improve lives.

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Challenges volunteers

Challenges Worldwide

Challenges run ICS projects in Ghana, Rwanda, Uganda and Zambia.

Projects focus on supporting small businesses to grow, creating jobs and improving local economies.

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International service ICS volunteers

International Service

International Service run ICS projects in Burkina Faso, Ghana, Malawi and Rwanda.

Projects focus on supporting people to understand their rights, and put them into action.

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Raleigh volunteers

Raleigh International

Raleigh run ICS projects in Nepal and Tanzania.

Projects tackle issues around water and sanitation, as well as developing livelihoods.

More information on Raleigh International ICS


Restless volunteers

Restless Development

Restless run ICS projects in Nepal and Uganda

Focusing on youth-led projects in three core areas: civic participation, livelihoods and employment, and sexual and reproductive health.

More information on Restless Development ICS


tearfund ics volunteers


Tearfund run ICS projects in Bangladesh and South Africa.

Working closely with the local church to end poverty and injustice, and restore dignity and hope in some of the world's poorest countries.

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VSO ICS volunteers


VSO run ICS projects in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Kenya, Malawi, NepalNigeria, Tanzania and Uganda

Project areas include HIV and AIDS, education, youth leadership, access to healthcare and climate change.

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Y Care ICS volunteers

Y Care International

Y Care run ICS projects in Bangladesh, Liberia, Senegal, Sierra Leone and Togo.

Projects work with young people to help them to stay healthy and safe, get skills for work, prepare for emergencies and improve justice systems.

More information on Y Care International ICS


Your ICS placement is about more than what you do while you're overseas.