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Volunteer comings and goings

Check out who has returned to New Zealand over the past three months and the latest group of volunteers heading out on assignment.


Roslyn Clarke – Water and sanitation in Kiribati

Published on 24th August 2015


Roslyn Clarke – Water and sanitation in Kiribati

Roslyn Clarke volunteered as a Water and Sanitation Engineer at the Ministry of Public Works and Utilities in Tarawa, Kiribati, from April 2014 until July 2015. She was accompanied by her partner, Tom O’Halloran. Read More

New volunteers heading out on assignment - August 2015

Published on 24th August 2015


New volunteers heading out on assignment - August 2015

Featuring our new volunteers who have headed out on assignment in July and August 2015. Read More

Tom O’Halloran – Accompanying partner in Kiribati

Published on 24th August 2015


Tom O’Halloran – Accompanying partner in Kiribati

Tom accompanied his partner, Roslyn Clarke, on her assignment as a Water and Sanitation Engineer in Kiribati. Tom put his many skills to use during his time away: as a teacher, he picked up some voluntary work training teachers in local schools, and as a film-maker he recorded footage for... Read More

Dana MacDiarmid – Communications and Marketing Adviser, Empreza Di’ak, Timor Leste

Published on 21st August 2015


Dana MacDiarmid – Communications and Marketing Adviser, Empreza Di’ak, Timor Leste

Dana volunteered as Communications and Marketing Adviser with long-term VSA partner Empreza Di’ak in Timor-Leste from June 2014 to June 2015. Read More

Elizabeth Brown – Finding family in Vanuatu

Published on 18th August 2015


Elizabeth Brown – Finding family in Vanuatu

Elizabeth Brown volunteered as Waste Management Adviser with Lenakel Municipal Council and TAFEA Provincial Government, in Vanuatu. She volunteered from February 2014 until June 2015, and was accompanied by her husband and fellow volunteer, Peter. Read More

Lance Cash – Communications with the Council in Honiara, Solomon Islands

Published on 18th August 2015


Lance Cash – Communications with the Council in Honiara, Solomon Islands

Lance was on UniVol assignment from February 2014 until November 2014 as Communications Development Officer for the Honiara City Council (HCC) in the Solomon Islands. Read More

Grainne Blount – Asset management in the Solomon Islands

Published on 10th August 2015


Grainne Blount – Asset management in the Solomon Islands

Grainne volunteered as an Infrastructure Adviser to the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Department in Honiara, Solomon Islands. This assignment was part of an ongoing partnership between VSA and Downer NZ, and follows on from fellow Downer volunteers Simon Trotter, Keziah George and Kelvin Hewetson. Read More

Peter Brown – WASH in Vanuatu

Published on 3rd August 2015


Peter Brown – WASH in Vanuatu

Peter Brown volunteered as Water, Sanitation and Hygiene Adviser with World Vision Vanuatu, as part of the New Zealand and Regional Partnership Programme. He volunteered from October 2013 until June 2015, and was accompanied by his wife and fellow volunteer, Elizabeth. Read More

New volunteers heading out on assignment - June 2015

Published on 29th June 2015


New volunteers heading out on assignment - June 2015

Featuring our new volunteers who have headed out on assignment in May and June 2015. Read More

Mary O’Reilly – Communities better off thanks to waste management

Published on 22nd June 2015


Mary O’Reilly – Communities better off thanks to waste management

Mary O'Reilly volunteered as Waste Management Adviser at the Sanma Provincial Council and Luganville Municipal Council in Vanuatu. Her assignment was originally for two years, but was extended first for another year, and then for a further sixth months beyond that. Read More

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