Engaging in Global Health: The Framework for Voluntary Engagement in Global Health by the UK Health Sector
Public Health England has developed a Framework for Voluntary Engagement in Global Health, outlining the policy environment for volunteering and providing helpful resources.
Go International provides information for UK students who are interested in gaining international experience as well as guidance on sources of funding.
Making it Work – A Toolkit for Medical Equipment Donations
The Tropical Health and Education Trust (THET) have published some guidance on medical equipment donations to low-resource settings.
MSF Global Health Review
The Electives Handbook
The Electives Handbook is a guide for medical and other healthcare students that provides information and advice, from finding a placement overseas to preparing to come home.
The Gold Guide
The Gold Guide is a reference guide for trainees in specialty training in the UK. It is comprehensive, covering postgraduate specialty training including information on taking time out of programme to volunteer abroad.
WHO Guidelines for Medicine Donations
The World Health Organisation provides guidance on medicine donations.
Working Internationally – A Guide to Humanitarian and Development Work for Nurses and Midwives
This publication was jointly published by The Royal College of Nursing and The Royal College of Midwives. It includes advice from Médecins Sans Frontières and Voluntary Service Overseas for nurses and midwives who would like to work internationally in both sustainable development and humanitarian programmes.