Chernobyl Children International wishes to effect real change in the Chernobyl-affected areas, harnessing the unique spirit of volunteerism that permeates every level of the organisation. We wish to develop, facilitate and effect long-term sustainable community-based solutions, providing effective principled humanitarian assistance while advocating for the rights of the victims and survivors of the Chernobyl Nuclear Disaster
Depends on placement; contact organisation for further details
Depends on placements. Areas in which qualifications and experience are welcomed include nursing, dentistry, and construction
Applicants are subject to character checks and clearance. Additionally, volunteers must be pro-active in meeting the needs of the beneficiaries and adapting flexibility in their own comforts/expectations
References are required from all volunteers; applicants are also required to adhere to the CCPI’s Contract and Code of Conduct for Volunteers
Yes. Volunteers are requested to cover the costs of their trip. Assistance with fundraising may be available.
Accommodation, food, and travel costs
Work Individually/In Teams
Code Of Practice
CCI are signatories to the Comhlámh Code of good practice.
Yes. Promotes the Comhlámh Volunteer Charter.
In Country Support
Yes; available full-time
Pre Programme Training
Some pre-programme briefing is provided
Contact with Returned Volunteers