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NUI Galway Overseas build in Zambia 2018


NUI Galway Overseas build in Zambia 2018

Habitat for Humanity Ireland


At a Glance

  • Start Date:01/06/2018
  • End Date:16/06/2018
  • Closing date:31/01/2018
  • Post Updated:18/07/2017
  • Min Hours:2 Weeks
  • Role Type:Community Development

Requirements:No construction experience necessary as training is provided and you work alongside skilled workmen on-site


In past year teams of volunteers representing NUI Galway have travelled with Habitat for Humanity Ireland to work in partnership with our families to build homes: Here is a list of past NUI Galway teams:

Year / Country:

2007 Ghana

2008 Zambia

2009 Honduras

2010 Bangladesh

2012 Zambia

2015 Zambia

2016 Zambia

2017 Zambia

Owning a home for our families is more than just bricks and mortar; it provides an opportunity for children to have a base, attend school, offers security and stability and improves their health conditions.

Habitat for Humanity Ireland would love the opportunity to work with NUIG students and staff for 2 weeks in summer 2018; if you are interested in volunteering with the HFH International Programme please contact click Apply Now below to being the process.

Alternatively if the dates do not suit you and you would like to join an open team, please keep an eye on our website 

Is training provided?: Yes

Please note that Garda Vetting is required for this position.

Minimum time commitment per week:
1 hour p/week


If you have any questions about this role please feel free to get in touch:

Name: Mary McGarry

Address: Habitat for Humanity Ireland, Unit F, The Liffey Trust Centre, 117-126 Upper Sheriff Street, Dublin 1

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