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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
Help conduct essential marine research on scuba dives, ocean safaris and beach walks off the coastline of the stunning beach town of Praia do Tofo. On this project you will closely monitor a variety of unique marine species, including the...
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Spread your passion for sports to children who have had few opportunities to learn and develop their skills in a structured yet fun environment. Inspire children to set goals and stay active, both on and off the sports field
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Join us in Swaziland in order to improve the wellbeing of disadvantaged children through sport and play. The aim of this project is to develop these kids by making them stimulated, focused, fit and healthy, while at the same time helping...
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Make an impact on conservation efforts while experiencing life in the African bush! Come observe your favorite animals while living amongst them in their natural habitat!
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Volunteer for abandoned and abused cats and dogs in communities surrounding Cape Town. This is a great opportunity to gain experience in veterinary care for both veterinary students and animal-lovers alike
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Together with your family, experience the beauty of St Lucia while giving back to the local community. You and your family will contribute by playing and interacting with orphaned children, participating in informal education as well as...
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Volunteer in St. Lucia to help raise HIV/AIDS awareness and engage members of the community in health-promoting activities
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Volunteers considering a career in veterinary science will have an ideal experience at this hands-on internship working with and learning about wildlife, livestock, and domestic animals
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Volunteer with individuals who want to develop their skills in a variety of areas. Guide, mentor and collaborate with driven local community members to develop ideas, teach different trades, and become more self-sufficient
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Journey to South Africa to experience the best that Cape Town and Plettenberg Bay have to offer while also dipping your toes in an introduction to overseas volunteering! 
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