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Over the past year, BMA's International department has been helping HEE (Health Education England) to develop a new online portal for medical volunteering opportunities through the NHS international volunteering group.
HEE has been developing the platform to support health and care staff interested in international volunteering. The platform will signpost to key resources for international volunteers available online, and will advertise reputable volunteering opportunities abroad as well as projects that require 'armchair volunteers'.
HEE is now seeking healthcare and development professionals with experience of volunteering abroad who can review the site. Your input is important and will help to ensure the best possible information is made available to prospective volunteers.
Click here to access the portal
Please send all feedback directly to Mutsa Gurupira. Mutsa can also provide more information about the project, if you require.
If you are aware of an international volunteering opportunity and would like to list it on the portal, please email Helen Slattery.
Do please feel free to share this invitiation with any other individuals or organisations within your networks that may be interested!
Many thanks in advance for your input,