Volunteering Opportunity with VSO for Young Nigerians

Volunteering Opportunity with VSO for Young Nigerians

Deadline: June 5, 2015
Location: Ikorodu, Lagos, South West Nigeria

VSO Nigeria is currently looking for young people who are interested in volunteerism to apply for her various volunteering opportunities which will last for 3 months on the Participation and Governance project in Ikorodu, South West Nigeria.

VSO believes that putting people at the heart of development is the only way to make a real difference in the world. Our global strategy – PEOPLE FIRST sets out how we aim to achieve our vision of a world without poverty.


  • Targeted training towards active citizenship & the 21st century skills
  • Certificates & references
  • Gain experience working in a cross cultural setting

Various Opportunities and eligibility

ICS Return Volunteer: National volunteers who have volunteered with VSO Nigeria on the ICS Programme.


  • Stays in Ikorodu or environs
  • Must be 18-25 years old
  • Willing to work in a team
  • Ready to learn and be open minded

National Graduate Volunteering Programme: One of VSO Nigeria’s youth volunteering programme for young Nigerian graduate.


  • Post NYSC
  • Interested in participation & governance, advocacy, setting up children parliament
  • Willing to work in a team
  • Ready to learn and be open minded

Community Citizen Governance Volunteers: Young people who are active and willing to hold leaders accountable in their community.


  • Must be a member of Ikorodu Neighbourhood parliament
  • Must be 18-25 years


Eligible applicants should send an email to clement.obayi@vsoint.org or call 09029684228

For more information, visit VSO Nigeria