Become an Australian Partner Organisation

From government departments to charities, industry groups, the private sector and associations — Australian-based organisations contribute significantly to positive social change in our region. By becoming a partner to the Australian Volunteers program, you can strengthen existing efforts to support developing communities overseas, or create new projects or partnerships.

How partnerships work

As a partner to the Australian Volunteers program, there are a range of ways you can input including:

  • Assisting in the creation of volunteer assignments to support an overseas partner
  • Exploring professional mentoring opportunities between your staff, volunteers and overseas partners
  • Developing sector networks or specialist groups to support development outcomes
  • Assisting with the recruitment and selection of volunteers, by promoting assignments to your network

The value of partnerships

  • You'll contribute to sustainable development outcomes in the Indo-Pacific region
  • Developing existing networks or foster new linkages with organisations in developing communities overseas
  • Strengthening your organisation's global literacy and influence in the Indo-Pacific region 
  • Enhancing your organisation's insights into international markets, a unique local context and cultural landscape