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RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Come chat to our volunteers with @EILExplore @EILIreland @GCAIreland
Its not everyday you find out you are a #digitalcork17 Superhero 🏋️ & Best use of Digital Marketing to Showcase Cor…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: EIL/PEI volunteers sharing their stories at @IrishEmbMexico Great to catch up with @dmacostello after two years! #Volu…
RT @IrishEmbMexico: Pleasure to welcome @EILIreland #GlobalAwareness participants Adam & Anthony to hear about their great volunteer work i…
Fantastic news! We've been nominated for 2 @theSMEAwards ecstatic here in the office 😃
RT @Is_mise_aisling: Just in from a fab day @ #Youngvoices Here's a quote I'm sure we can all relate to "Activism is the rent I pay for li…
RT @HeyImEboni: Thanks for a fantastic day, @nycinews #youthvoices #Internationalyouthday2017
We've been nominated for a Dot Net Visionary award and we need you VOTE for us if you have 30 sec please VOTE here:…
RT @Wiegandtaleesha: Check out my blog:
😁 @EILExplore @EILIreland
Meet Hương, Volunteer from Vietnam, Raising Awareness on Environmental issues, by Tracey Keoh…
Read about Tim's experience in Japan!
Read Amanda's blogs on Gender Equality and Sexual Exploitation from Latin America's largest Red Light district:…
‘Your wings already exist. All you have to do is fly’. Read Tori's blog about her experience in Thailand and more!…
RT @IrishEmbMexico: Delighted to welcome @EILIreland Global Awareness Programme participant Amanda Keane @PandasTwittah to hear about her g…
Read Jason's blog about his fantastic time in Vermont as a Youth Activist Explorer
Explorers David O'Reilly from NUIG and Tracey Keogh from UL meet the Irish Ambassador in Hanoi!
Read Jason's first blog about his experience at the Governor's Institutes of Vermont (USA)
Explorers blogs are coming in! Read blogs from Tracey (UL) Danielle (NUIG) Stephanie, and a video from Adam (UCD)!…
RT @Is_mise_aisling: Beautiful morning here in Vermont! Getting ready for another day of solving global issues with fellow youth activists…
Congrats to our 4 Global Awareness Programme participants Amanda, Catherine, Chinedum and Jorge. Get to know them:…
Great predeparture week-end in Newgrange with the 2017 Explorers, EIL volunteers and past participants! So nice to…
RT @Is_mise_aisling: What a great weekend with @EILExplore I can't wait to be jetting off to Vermont next month with 4 amazing people 👌 🇺🇸…
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Big hug and thanks to College of Science student Cormac for sharing his @EILExplore @GCAIreland experience this week @I…
Congrats to Laura & Lorcan, Secondary School Abroad Explorers going on full immersion programme in France & Belgium…
Congrats to Stephanie Fox and Leah Kelly, who will take part in the Eurocamp gathering this summer in Germany!…
Discover the 5 Youth Activist Explorers going to Vermont USA this summer: Jodie, Aleesha, Jason, Niamh and Ashling:…
Get to know Sorcha Corcoran The Mexico Explorer and Queenie O'Sullivan the Thailand Explorer:…
Discover the 7 Explorers selected by partner universities to take parts in Volunteer programme this summer:…
Orla Turbidy is our 5th NUIG ALIVE winner, see her profile on
Find out who the NUIG ALIVE explorers are! Congrats to David, Sinead, Danielle and Aaron!
And the 2017 Explorers are... Let's start by Japan & Ecuador Explorers: Tim Hannon and Eilis Coreless! #eilexplore…
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Congrats and thanks to our partners @GCAIreland @EILExplore ! @NUIGalwayPress
Great time at @nuigalway yesterday celebrating @GCAIreland award winners achievement and meeting with 5 NUIG Explor…
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Congratulations to Sean @NurtureAfrica1 and Connor @EILExplore for achieving their @GCAIreland awards for reflecting on…
RT @orlaryan: . @GCAIreland award winners. @EILIreland #gca17
Do you want to add value to your volunteering experience abroad? Do the GLOBAL CITIZEN AWARD!
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Congrats to Cormac @EILExplore Volunteer and @nuigalway Science student and Gold #GCA17 @GCAIreland recipient https://t…
Applications for EIL Explore 2017 are now closed. A big THANK YOU to all of those who helped us spread the word!
Barbara and Ron are busy with all the applications received today! A few more hours left to apply!…
Check out these inspiring quotes from last year's EIL Explore awards winners:
Only two days…
3 days left to apply for one of the 39 Explore Awards. Where in the world will you go? Apply now:
Thinking of volunteering overseas this summer? Applications open until 9th for the GAP Award! #volops…
There's ONLY ONE WEEK left to get your applications in for Explore!! Don't panic there's still plenty of time :-)…
Want to discover the Global South? Check out our GAP Award Its open for applications until the 9th! #SDGs #volops…
RT @IDEAIreland: Apply by 09 Feb to take part in @EILIreland's Global Awareness Programme in partnership with @GCAIreland:
Looking for an international volunteer experience? The Global Awareness Programme Award could be 4 you!…
Less than 2 WEEKS LEFT TO APPLY for an EIL Explore Award! DEADLINE: 9th FEBRUARY Which one is right for you?…
Are your ready for your South America Adventure? Why not apply for the Ecuador Award today?
Thinking of Volunteering overseas this Summer? Check out the GAP Award! A chance to travel & raise awareness…
Amazing opportunity to volunteer in a Community Arts Project in Thailand this summer! Apply here for this +18 award…
The GAP Award is accepting applications until Feb 9th! Engage with #SDGs & raise awareness on global issues #volops…
Know anyone 15-17 yrs old interested in living & going to school in another European country for 3 months from Sept…
Fantastic piece on how a EIL Explore award helped Gary truly delved into topics of race, feminism & global poverty
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Fun times hanging out with @EILExplore alumni!! Current @nuigalway student scholarship winners share their internationa…
5 Explore awards for NUI Galway students. INFO SESSION tomorrow Wednesday the 18th at 4.30pm, more info here:…
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Past @EILIreland NUI Galway students will share at our new @EILExplore and Access Centre joint Travel Scholarship talk.…
Interested in international volunteering?Keen 2let people know about Global Goals? We can make this happen! #volops…
TIPS for VOLUNTEERING ABROAD! EIL Explore funds 18 Awards to volunteer Abroad. Check out this page:…
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: Looking good @EILIreland @EILExplore @nuigalway Scholarships for International Volunteering and Learning Exchange ! htt…
Passionate about Sustainable Development Goals? #EILExplore Offers 4 awards working towards the SDGs more info:…
One month left to to fill in your Explore application. Here are some tips for applicants:
Do you know any young people aged 16-17 interested in YOUTH ACTIVISM? We offer 5 awards for Vermont USA next summer…
Do you know anyone aged 16-17 interested in #japan? We offers a FULLY FUNDED 4 wk programme next summer…
39 Explore Awards available Why Apply? Watch the Video!
RT @EILIreland: Congrats to all #EILExplore awardees! Explore 2017 launching on the 6 Dec. Keep an eye on our website for all the deets! #…
RT @EILIreland: Preparations for "Peoples Republic of Cork" 2016 #EilNetwkend in full swing! Find out more about the wkend:
RT @GCAIreland: Come explore @dianaoprea98, @emmanuelts1& @NickiNikieNikki exhibition from their volunteering experiences in Mexico #volops…
No win for us this year at #digitalcork16 but a fantastic event and brilliant night loved it! Congratulations to ev…
It's all go here @FotaIsland tonight should be a fantastic night best of luck to everyone #digitalcork16
RT @corkbizschool: Fabulous morning in #cork Good omen for Digital Marketing Awards tonite!! #digitalcork16
Super excited about 2nights #digitalcork16 @FotaIsland with @corkbizschool we're finals for 2 awards…
Lá Méri & me :-) the experience & adventures were purely sensational,I got 2learn about many different cultures…
RT @corkbizschool: Check out @EILExplore one of our finalists from the best website/Facebook categories! #digitalcork16 #knowyourfinalists…
Wonder what the 2016 Explore Winners do when they're back? Check @NickiNikieNikki has been doing…
RT @ICT4SDG: Take a look at my #Goal5GenderEquality #ActionProject #EILExplore #SDGchallenge...
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Take a look at my #Goal5GenderEquality #ActionProject #EILExplore #SDGchallenge #GlobalGoals
RT @BrackenErica: Read my Street Food Guide to Vietnam. Flavours & experiences I will never forget @EILExplore 🌎 #ThrowbackThursday https:…
We're Finalist for 2 #digitalcork16 Awards! :)
Cant wait 2 see everyone on the 27th…
What a way to start the weekend :-) We've made it to the Semi-finals for #digitalcork16 @corkbizschool #Cork…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: I'll be in Dublin City Centre tomrw filming my #Goal5 #ActionProject Come & get involved. #SDGChallenge #GlobalGoals h…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Great support from Trinity students "Equal salary in all workforces, man or woman" #Goal5 #EILIRE #SDGChallenge https:…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Download the new #SDGs in Action app to find out the latest news and actions you can get involved in!
A weekend of discussions debates & memories @ the 1st ever EIL EXPLORE welcome back day
RT @StudentsOfLCC: @AmyTheOwl 's project for @EILExplore based on #youthenpowerment - Tune in for daily voices! Join the movement! https://…
RT @corkbizschool: Here are the best use of Twitter (less than20staff)nominees for the Cork Digital Marketing Awards 16! #DigitalCork16 htt…
RT @corkbizschool: @CorkYoga @EILExplore @ceaarchitects @CorkFoundation @fodlaw @omahprintingltd @glucksman Need a bit of a pick me up on…
RT @corkbizschool: @fodlaw @EILExplore @ceaarchitects @CorkFoundation @omahprintingltd @glucksman @CorkYoga Well done guys!! 👏👏🙌👊☺️☺️
Up up & away on this wild windy day! We've been nominated #digitalcork16 @corkbiztraining
I still remember getting butterflies in my stomach everytime I read the intro to my project
RT @NickiNikieNikki: #GenderEquality presentation at The Wildflower Home-Thailand @EILExplore @TheGlobalGoals @UNWOMEN4Youth @UN_Women http…
RT @IrishEmbMexico: Great to meet @dianaoprea98 and hear about her @EILExplore exchange programme in #Oaxaca. Keep up the good work! https:…
Without a doubt the best trip of my life, absolutely unimaginable 4 weeks in #Japan
The colourful streets of Ciudad de Oaxaca Check out Dianas Fantastically colourful blog
We’re over the moon 2 have been nominated for a WebAward in Best Practice #RealexWebs16
Law Class on the Farm…Planting the Seeds for Future Generations bog by @NickiNikieNikki
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Busy week at The Wildflower Home #EILIRE #Goal5 #GenderEquality #SDGs #GlobalGoals
On his 2nd last day #EILExplore winner Emmanuel met with @dmacostello in @IrishEmbMexico an amazing experience <TOD
2 wks spent in Oaxaca were filled with experiences inspiration & unforgettable memories
RT @NickiNikieNikki: 4 weeks in & so far it has been an amazing experience. Click the link below to have a read.
RT @Bdoherty84: Only three days left so up at 5am to see the sunrise over Quito @EILExplore #quito #eilireland #ecuador #sunrise https://t.…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: 5am start to see sunrise over Chiang Mai at Wat Phra That Doi Suthep⛅️
RT @NickiNikieNikki: A visit from the Thai Royal Air Force to discuss future programmes #WomensEmpowerment #GenderEquality #Goal5 #EILIRE h…
Did you know @GCAIreland are looking for a COORDINATOR to lead the AWARD info:
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Maya Bay, Phi Phi Island ☀️
RT @Bdoherty84: Second blog update is now up on the @EILExplore website. Be nice and give it a read and a share! #galway #ecuador https://t…
What Japan is famous for?.....there simply is no other way to describe it but magical
RT @Bdoherty84: My first blog update with another to follow soon
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Pai, Thailand 🌱
RT @NickiNikieNikki: I've posted two short blogs about my arrival and orientation in Chiang Mai. #EIL #GAP
"Chiang Mai has welcomed me with open arms and even elephant hugs!!" Cormacs blog :
Check out @NickiNikieNikki blogs on her time so far in Thailand some amazing pictures!
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Law class at The Wildflower Home. #Goal5 #GenderEquality #SDGs #Childrensrights
Now thats one Cool video from Emmanuel in Mexico :) Check out his blog here
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Next stop Thailand! Here's to the new journey, culture and experiences ahead! #Thailand#EIL#GAP#GOAL5
Pictures from Niamh & her time in Vermont! Drum workshop Swimming & Strawberry Picking!
Congratulation Katie on the lovey write up @PresKilkenny
we hope you have an amazing time! #EILExplore <TOD
RT @Bdoherty84: Start of a long journey to Quito, Ecuador and two months of an incredible adventure. @EILExplore
RT @lavellesteph1: Basically 3 weeks till I get to go to Ecuador 😍😍 I am so excited 🙆 @EILExplore #thecountdownison
RT @StudentsOfLCC: Best wishes to @AmyTheOwl from LCC Amnesty, winner of @EILExplore youth activism award!
RT @NickiNikieNikki: @EILExplore pre-departure weekend✈️🌎
A big THANK YOU to all those who attended the 1st ever EIL Explore Webinar! We look forward to seeing you Saturday
RT @kevhic: Global Citizen @NickiNikieNikki with Lord Mayor of Dublin. #gca16
RT @orlaryan: Some of the #gca16 winners with Lord Mayor of Dublin Críona Ní Dhálaigh @GCAIreland @EILIreland
Did you catch Japan Explorer Katie Power & the @PresChoirKK on @BGT last mo? Unreal! Quite a summer ahead Katie!
RT @nessmul18: Learning about @EILExplore global citizenship award at #YouthSpeakIE
RT @nessmul18: Goooooo @NickiNikieNikki sharing her @EILExplore experiences with us all here at #YouthSpeakIE
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Little piece in this months edition of Maynooth University News. @EILExplore #MAPAmbassador #GCA
Woohoo! We've been nominated for 2 @socmediaawards! Such amazing nominees this year, what an honour! #sockonthis
RT @NickiNikieNikki: @EILExplore #GlobalAwareness #GenderEquality #Goal5 #SDG
Meet the 1st EIL Explorers!
Mexico, Japan, S.Africa... Can't wait to see what summer 2016 brings for this bunch! <MR
RT @Bdoherty84: Honoured to have won the mature student scholarship award to Ecuador courtesy of @EILExplore! Can't wait!
RT @niamhtubridy: @EILExplore I'm honored to have been chosen to go to Vermont with you guys! I could never thank you enough for this oppor…
RT @lavellesteph1: When you apply to go to Ecuador for a month and get picked🙆🎉👏 @EILExplore #thisissoexciting
RT @ConneelyArron: Such a great day at @EILExplore @EILIreland with all the scholarship candidates #MakeADifference #goodvibes
RT @StudentsOfLCC: Congratulations to some of our students shortlisted for the @EILExplore Vermont and Youth Activist Awards! #amnesty #Eil…
What an awesome crew for the Dublin Readathon! See whats next on the Explore Timeline
Final boarding call! The countdown is on for last-min apps
It's not too late to apply! <MR
RT @orlaryan: I'll be on Global Village on Newstalk at about 7.45pm talking about my voluntary work in S Africa & @EILExplore if anyone wan…
#TBT! @90_laura in Mexico 2013. Check out past winners' profiles, tips, checklist & more
RT @StudentsOfLCC: The date for @EILExplore applications is nearing! Be sure to complete your application form before Tuesday! :) #ACTIVISTS
RT @_pastelpeach_: I'm so excited for this opportunity, regardless of who the winner is, this is a truly unique experience! ☺️🌏🎎🎏 https://t…
Ahhh the countdown has begun! Only 1 week left to apply! For tips, FAQs, checklist &more
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Una foto vale más que mil palabras.
@EILExplore #Mexico #Volunteering #Culture #Experience #Mi…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Find out which @EILExplore is for you
RT @StudentsOfLCC: Many of our members are working hard on their @EILExplore applications! Activists in the making #amnesty
RT @cdetbcdu: Wanna see the world? Try @EILExplore awards for volunteering, language acquisition, cultural immersion:
Not just for #jedi! 35 funded awards for ages 15+ to see the world. 11 days left to apply
Thanks to @SpunOut for the article on our under 18s opportunities abroad! Learn more:
RT @EILEcuador: Make a difference in 2016 with GAP! Find out more and apply online at:
The GAP deadline... https:/…
RT @ALIVEnuigalway: The Global Awareness Programme (GAP) in partnership with the Global Citizen Award is an exciting training,... https://t…
RT @languages_ie: Particularly useful for students of #lcjapanese & #spanish - fab opportunities for others too @atsirlanda #edchatie https…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Chatting to the BACYW3.2 class about where @EILExplore could take them this summer! #ApplyNow #TravelLearnChange https…
#EILExplore has 15 Awards for Over 18's! Explore the world, learn and change this summer
Qs about your ap? See our FAQs page
Submitted online but never got Next Steps? Email firstname.lastname@example.org asap! <MR
There are 9 Under 18 Awards available with #EILExplore where will you go this summer?
Check out Angela's video of #Ecuador
Apply today & it could be YOU in the rainforest! <MR
RT @NUIGSU: 4 spaces on Global Awareness Programme. Training/volunteering project focusing on UN Sustainable Development Goals
This Yr 12 of 34 #EILExplore Awards involve volunteer work in local communites
Dreaming about #studyabroad? 15-17? Apply for the Secondary School in Europe award 2day
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Where will EIL Explore take you? Apply now for an invaluable volunteer/cultural experience! #TravelLearnChange https:/…
RT @NickiNikieNikki: Interrupting our team meeting to spread the word about @EILExplore and my experience in Mexico. #ApplyNow
Sprechen sie Deutsch? 30 cultures unite in #Germany for Eurocamp: learn more & apply 2day
35 awards, 10 countries, endless possibilities. Where will #eilexplore take you in 2016?Let us help you decide
Are you interested in Youth Activism? Why not Apply NOW for a Funded #EILExplores Award
An eye-opening and memorable experience #EILExplore Awards are here spread the word!
#TBT 2015 #EILExplore winners in #Mexico will this be you in 2016? Apply now 5+ awards
Discover #Japan the best way possible! Apply today to live & study in Japan 2016:
New in 2016! @volunteercork offer the Step Award for long-term unemployed active vols
RT @VolunteerCork: CVC & EIL are excited to announce EIL Explore Award- fully funded overseas volunteering opportunity for 2016. Visit htt…
#BeTheChange in 2016 with the #EILExplore GAP Award an exciting project
#DevEd #VolOps <MR
“The biggest learning for me includes learning about myself”⁰Melissa Thailand Award Winner2015 Explore Thailand
RT @EILIreland: Congrats @NickiNikieNikki for representing EIL & Irish young people @ 60yrs of Ireland @UN -
Discover the #EILExplore Active Retirement Award
fully funded #volops @activeirl <TOD
Is South America calling your name?
Apply for the Ecuador award today!
RT @orlaryan: Thinking about volunteering in 2016? Check out @EILExplore for great opportunities with very worthwhile projects: https://t.c…
Seen the new website yet?
EILExplore is offering over 30 awards in 2016. Check it out & spread the word! #EILIRL <MR
Travel. Learn. Change. Beautiful photos by @barravernon from the EIL Explore press launch
Looking good @hidaire & Co!
Check out @irishexaminer for news on the #eilexplore launch <MR
The team behind #eilexplore will you be part of the journey of a lifetime
It's all happening here @CorkAirport with the launch of the NEW #EilExplore awards where will you go this yr? <TOD
RT @hidaire: At the launch of #eilexplore. 30+ travel awards up for grabs.
#WorldAIDSDay 2014 GAP winner @orlaryan's doc on working w/ NGOs in S. Africa:
The action project is a central part of #EilExplore
Vonnie has gone to Chile as an Active Retirement Travel Award winner.
Sarah O'Shea's travel award experiences from 2010.
Our Youth Leadership awards have also been popular.
All ages have and can take part in EIL's travel awards.
The story of a Mexican Odyssey
Japan has been one of EIL's more popular travel award locations.
Cecelia went to Thailand in 2013. Read her blog here.
Angela was a 2015 award winner. She went to Ecuador. This is her experience.
We celebrate twenty years of travel experiences around the Globe this year. View this experience
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