Program Details

  • Start Date 2017-08-01
  • End Date: 2017-10-31

  • Location: Cebu City

The Global Initiative for Exchange and Development Inc. (GIED) is a non-government and non-profit organization in the Philippines that aims to empower the youth through international voluntary service (IVS) exchanges and activities. It primarily focus its concerns on social issues like education, health, environment, cultural engagements and community development. 


 Living with the host family 


 In coordination with the Program Officer, the volunteer will be task to assist on any of the following: development of the organization’s/IVS audio, video and print materials, IVS promotion through social media or to schools, private companies/institutions and non-government and government offices, work camp leader during workcamps, secretariat and or facilitator for MLTV programs and other capacity building seminars on volunteerism and inter-cultural learning, networking and resource mobilization and other social related advocacies. 


GIED is a new IVS organization and is excited to receive volunteers who have academic/work experience or big interest on any of the following field: Information Technology development, graphic arts, photo and video documentation, advertisement and promotion, capacity building, networking and resource mobilization, etc. Volunteers who have strong background in IVS

work or have strong interest in IVS advocacy are also very welcome. The volunteer should be psychologically and physically prepared to do multi-task work in the office and field working with diverse people. The project is open year round and accepts volunteers anytime it is available.  

How to get there?
Terminal: South Bus Terminal, Cebu City
International Airport: Mactan Cebu International Airport, Lapu-lapu City, Philippines
Domestic Airport:


MTV- Euro 350 for the first month. Additional Euro 300 per month from the second to third months