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Volunteer in Africa

Volunteer in Africa and discover a continent of diverse cultures and spectacular wildlife. Rehabilitate lions in Zimbabwe or further humanitarian development in South Africa; this is your chance to make a difference. Based on years of practice and in-depth field reports from hundreds of volunteers in Africa, GoEco presents you with a carefully vetted selection of excellent humanitarian, development, education and wildlife volunteer projects in countries such as South Africa, Zimbabwe, Tanzania, Zambia, KenyaMozambiqueMalawiMadagascar, and the Seychelles Islands. You can combine two or more opportunities and create a meaningful gap year program. read more
Travel to the exciting tourist destination of Cape Town, South Africa, and give back to the orphaned children in extremely under-served communities. Teach, mentor, and play with these children who desperately seek attention and care
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Volunteer at a sanctuary that focuses on big and small cats, including cheetahs, leopards, lions, African wild cats and caracals, plus other wildlife species. The center is well-known for rehabilitating and successfully releasing animals...
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Join us in South Africa and learn about conservation, have hands-on experience with incredible primate species, make new friends, and immerse yourself in a new culture!
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Volunteers are needed to assist with this exciting conservation project for the care and rehabilitation of African wildlife. Experience the African bush up close near the incredible Kruger National Park
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Experience life in the African bush while contributing to conservation efforts of Africa's fierce predators - lions and leopards. Participate in research and monitoring of these intriguing big cats to better understand their behaviors...
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This is a unique opportunity for volunteers who are interested in lion conservation efforts to work at the sanctuary started by Kevin Richardson, often called the "Lion Whisperer"
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Participate in research initiatives on Africa's "Big 5" wildlife species – lions, elephants, rhinos, leopards, and buffalo. Contribute to research and conservation work and play a part in vital conservation activities
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In the setting of Kruger National Park, we offer you the opportunity to photograph the phenomenal wildlife in the area and to help raise awareness in the local community
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Experience coastal South Africa while giving back to the local community. Volunteers will contribute by playing and interacting with orphaned children. Volunteers will also participate in AIDS/HIV awareness education for adults in the...
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Join us on this informative and fun educational program, learning through wildlife volunteering along the Garden Route of South Africa. The project is founded on innovative approaches to help understand the African Elephant's behavior...
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