Volunteering, Retiring and Traveling Abroad Resources


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Talent Exchange
Zhang Jianguo, Director, State Administration of Foreign Experts Affairs discusses the new talent exchange and cooperation in Beijing with AARP and the International Executive Service Corps (IESC)

UNV and AARP Share Values, Working to Influence Positive Change and Improve Lives
Richard Dictus, Executive Coordinator of the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) programme describes how the UNV embraces volunteerism as universal and inclusive, and recognizes the values that sustain it: free will, commitment, engagement and solidarity.

Volunteer at Any Age: Peace Corps Service Satisfying Transition into Retirement
Linda Zahava, Representative and Returned Peace Corps Volunteer shares her experiencing serving in Morocco. 

Travel / Working / Living Abroad

Travel Smart and Travel Safe with the US Department of State
In this AARP The Journal article, Jim Pettit, Deputy Assistant Secretary of State for Overseas Citizens Services, U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Consular Affairs shares valuable resources to older Americans who are traveling and retiring abroad.

Your Business Abroad: Seven Tips
In this article from International Living (August 2011) Shanie Matthews shares seven tips to help you create your own successful business abroad.

Retirement Abroad Tip Sheet
Retirement abroad requires careful planning. Here are some important steps to take before you go. Courtesy of the U.S. Department of State - Bureau of Consular Affairs.

Travel Tips for Older Americans

An increasing number of older U.S. citizens are traveling abroad. Please consider the following tips as you plan your travel. Courtesy of the U.S. Department of State.



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