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Working and volunteering

Volunteering

Large numbers of Westerners work in China with international development charities such as VSO.

  • Joy in Action (www.joyinaction.org) Establishes work camps in places in need in south China.

  • World Teach (www.worldteach.org) Volunteer teachers (mostly for English, but also computer skills and social studies).

  • VSO (www.vso.org.uk) Provides you with useful experience and the chance to learn Chinese.

Work

The easiest way to obtain a Chinese visa is through an immigration expert. A medical examination is required. The sponsoring Chinese company must also be in the same Chinese town where you live.

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