Journalism & Photography Volunteer Program in the East of Iceland

  • Volunteer Opportunity posted by CADIP




Short-Term (few weeks/months)


Eastern fjords


The volunteers in this project will create and publish a magazine promoting voluntarism. Participants will be involved in all stages of the magazine production from choosing the topic to conducting interviews, collecting photo and video content, editing, layout design and publishing. In the process, the group will visit different volunteer projects in Iceland, and will meet with international and local volunteers, project hosts and local residents.

✎ Get involved in all stages of magazine production and build your skills in the field.

✎ Gain valuable work experience towards a career in Journalism and Mass Communication.

✎ Learn inspiring volunteer stories and make friends with talented and passionate people from other countries.

✎ Help promote the volunteer movement in Iceland and worldwide.

Project dates:

  • November 10 - November 20, 2017
  • January 13 - January 23, 2018 
  • February 9 - February 19, 2018 
  • March 8 - March 18, 2018 
  • April 4 - April 14, 2018 
  • May 10 - May 20, 2018 
  • June 6 - June 16, 2018

Location: Eskifjörður in the Eastern fjords of Iceland.Scoured by Ice Age glaciers, the dramatic east coast boasts long, narrow fjords with steep sides and jagged peaks which contrast with inland fertile farmlands. Natural harbours mean picture perfect fishing villages and seemingly never-ending roads cross the region, providing beautiful sweeping views.

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⌛ Please note that placement is on a first-come first-served basis.

Volunteering Worldwide:


Housing Available

Language/Cultural Support Available

We welcome

International Volunteers

How To Apply

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Call in USA: 646-657-2900; 617-841-0400; 310-882-7400

Call in Canada: 416-943-4900; 514-316-8500; 604-628-7400; 780-638-2500