2013 - 2014 Placements.


Abeer in Botswana

A rich family tradition of social work, a passion to pursue poverty alleviation on a professional level and the belief that well rounded research guides well-grounded development have driven my desire to secure a placement with WUSC.

Luzianne in Nepal

Namaste everyone! My name is Luzianne Reid, a third year International Development Studies and Environmental Sciences student.

Mandekh in Mozambique

Olá! My name is Mandekh Hussein and for the next year, I will be working in Maputo Mozambique as a Program Assistant for National Volunteering with the Red Cross of Mozambique (Cruz Vermelha de Moçambique).

Michelle in Indonesia

Hello reader and welcome to my blog! My name is Michelle and I am a third-year student completing my undergraduate studies in a Specialist International Development Studies Co-op program at the University of Toronto Scarborough.

Oleg in Bosnia

My name is Oleg and for my IDS co-op placement I have found myself a placement in Bosnia with Napredak Futura (loosely translated as The Effort to Progress in the Future).

Rani in Bolivia

My name is Rani Aziz, I am a third year student in the International Development Studies program at the University of Toronto.

Samantha in India

Hello / नमस्कार (namaskar)
sitting at my desk in my Richmond Hill home, listening to the peaceful noises outside of rustling leaves and birds, frantically preparing for what awaits me…