Funds raised have enabled more than 15,000 volunteer placements around the world. Volunteer placements range from six months to two years, and span the globe. Over the years, Cuso International volunteer placements have been the catalyst for some of our country’s leading activists, business leaders and public servants to inspire other Canadians to volunteer, give and make a difference. Established in 1961, Cuso International has deployed more than 15,000 volunteers and has worked in more than 100 countries on long-term development projects.
Placement International is a Swiss recruitment and placement company specialized in the luxury hospitality industry with offices in Switzerland, Spain, U.S.A, Argentina, Mexico, Hong Kong, Philippines, Turkey and India. Search. The Canada 150 Volunteers alumni celebration recognizes the contribution that Cuso International alumni have made in Canada and around the world.

Cuso International is a not-for-profit development organization that works to eradicate poverty and inequality through the efforts of highly skilled volunteers, collaborative partnerships and compassionate donors. Search Filters. Established in 1961, Cuso International is a registered charity in Canada and the United States. Cuso International (formerly CUSO, Canadian University Service Overseas) is a Canadian international development organization that connects communities around the world with skilled Canadians to help end poverty and inequality. Our volunteers are professionals who have the skills, knowledge and experience needed to improve lives and empower communities. Welcome to Cuso International's Volunteer Placement Website.
At Cuso International we send people to help community-based partners overcome poverty and inequality.