I was told, that some countries support a certain kind of international volunteer programs and also support the participants financially.
Can you help me with that?
Sure we can!
Australia: Australian Volunteers for International Development
France: Voluntariat de Solidarité Internationale
UK: International Citizen Service
Ireland: Comhlámh Ireland
Japan: Japan Overseas Cooperation Volunteers
Canada: CUSO International
Norway: Fredskorpset Norway
USA: Peace Corps
or maybe the UNV – United Nations Volunteers.
Check them out!