At AMI, volunteers are a critical part and play a fundamental role in the implementation of the institution´s projects, working in both national and international areas.
If you are willing to make a difference by committing yourself to a cause with your hard work and dedication, find out where else we need your help.
In international missions, AMI uses professionals from a wide variety of fields (doctors, nurses, nutritionists, psychologists, social workers, engineers, logisticians, etc.) who put, for a few weeks, a few months or even a few years of their lives, their knowledge and skills at the service of the victims of war, natural disasters, underdevelopment and crises of various kinds.
Profile of the International Volunteering
Do I have the right profile to integrate an international mission?
The following information is indicative only and does not represent a unique profile that’s valid for all missions, since each mission has its own specific characteristics and contexts. It is only intended to give a general idea about the selection criteria and requirements necessary for those who intend to integrate an AMI mission.
Financial support: AMI will support the following expenses related to its mission:
- Transportation: Lisbon — Place of mission — Lisbon
- Cost of living: accommodation and transport
- Emission of Visas
- Food allowance (varies by country)
- Pre-Travel Consultation (if performed at the GNR´s clinical office)
Compensations: The monthly compensation paid in Portugal is defined according to the technical area of the volunteer, the position that will be filled and the time of permanence in the mission.
An additional compensation is paid to the Head of Mission.
Insurance: During your mission period you will be covered by two insurances: personal accident (death or permanent disability by accident) and travel assistance (medical expenses in the country on mission and repatriation).
Frequently Asked Questions / FAQ
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If you have any other questions about this subject, please feel free to send us a messa to the following email address: [email protected]