Articles About Projects Abroad from 2017
Kildare students to volunteer in Cambodia
Seán Heslin and Aoibh Byrnes, two fifth year students attending Maynooth Post Primary School, will embark on the experience of a lifetime as they travel to Cambodia as volunteers in June.
Leitrim student is all set to volunteer in Nepal
Every student looks forward to the Summer break, but for one Drumkeerin teenager, June 2017 will mark a real summer with a difference - a volunteering trip to Katmandu in Nepal!
Hatherleigh knitters raising funds for Kenyan primary school
A CHARITY jumble sale held at Hatherleigh Community Centre has raised £245 for a primary school in Nanyuki, Kenya. The Angels and Petals craft group held a jumble sale to raise funds to provide a slide for the school’s playground.
Lonely zoo bear gets her storybook ending
Animal Defenders International (ADI) has rescued Dominga, an endangered spectacled bear suffering from alopecia due to stress, from a remote zoo in the Andes mountains to a new home at Taricaya Ecological Reserve on Peru’s Amazon Tambopata National Preserve.
Touching rescue of Dominga, the illegally trafficked bear so depressed that she's gone bald
The spectacled bear was trapped in a cramped zoo and suffered crippling loneliness but has now been transferred to the Amazon to start a new life