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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, Kenya and the Seychelles Islands. You can combine two or more opportunities and create a meaningful gap year program. read more
Join us on the magnificent Garden Route in South Africa, where you can learn and explore the fascinating world of marine conservation in a hands-on educational program!
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Join this tropical island project and get involved with marine conservation, community work, and education. Zanzibar is a fascinating archipelago with a deeply embedded history, an intriguing blend of cultures, and stunningly beautiful...
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Help raise awareness and provide support to young girls and women - investing in their basic human rights and the community at large. You will be able to lead discussions and change attitudes around the role of girls and women in the...
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Get a glimpse of life in an African town in the heart of Tanzania and have the opportunity to make a tangible difference in the community. In this project, you will teach English, help raise awareness about HIV/AIDS, provide support to...
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Volunteer in beautiful Jambiani and help the local community. Teach English, participate in community and environmental initiatives and enjoy the stunning locale in and around this relaxing town on Zanzibar's southern coast
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Volunteer on the largest chimpanzee sanctuary in the world! Play a vital role in the protection and conservation of this endangered species and experience the beauty of Zambia
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Volunteer for the welfare and conservation of the African lion along the banks of the mighty Zambezi river. Take part in a research program to better understand the ecology of lions and join the education programs to involve communities in...
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Volunteer in the sunny town of Livingstone, Zambia, only a few kilometers from the beautiful Victoria Falls. Volunteers are placed with a teacher in one of six under-served schools within the community to assist with the flow of the...
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Immerse yourself in the unique Zambian lifestyle while gaining valuable insight into the healthcare system and providing much needed educational outreach. In the afternoons, volunteers will join a range of projects designed to improve the...
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Volunteer to work up close with lions against the backdrop of the majestic Victoria Falls. Be involved in the research of lion behavior and participate in one of the world's few initiatives to release them back into the wild....
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