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Marine Conservation & Diving Assistant
Raja Ampat , Indonesia The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Dive unexplored reefs and partake in marine conservation amongst the islands of the intrepid Raja Ampat archipelago.
Help the Street Children
New Delhi, India Volunteering Solutions Agency | Volunteering Solutions
Spend some quality time and contribute for the overall development and welfare of unfortunate children, who lived on streets, but now are given shelter by local NGOs.
Implementing Sustainable Environmental Initiatives
Ubud, Indonesia Global Nomadic Agency | Global Nomadic
This program is a hands-on experience in Permaculture, Mobile Rice Mills and other innovative technologies and techniques.
Supporter for Marine Conservation
Zamboanguita, Philippines Marine Conservation Philippine NGO | Marine Conservation Philippine
Join us as a volunteer, learn scientific diving and study marine biology, help campaign and meet people from all over the world who may end up as your lifelong friends.
Zoo Assistant
Huancayo, Peru Peru Peru Volunteering Agency | Peru Peru Volunteering
Support the permanent employees at the local zoo in the Peruvian Central Andes with various daily tasks like taking care of animals.
Big 5 Monitoring and Conservation Work
Thabazimbi, South Africa LEO Africa Agency | LEO Africa
Give your contribution towards wildlife monitoring & conservation and learn a lot about nature, park management and anti-poaching while living a lifetime experience!
Mental Health & Psychology Associate
Kumasi, Ghana Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
This amazing opportunity gives you an insight into how psychiatric services operate in Ghana today. Help this important sector to reach modern standards.
Elephant Sanctuary & Community Immersion
Chiang Mai, Thailand Kindred Spirit Elephant Sanctuary NGO | Kindred Spirit Elephant Sanctuary
We need volunteers to come and help us keep the elephants in the forest while carrying out research and health checks, and educating our community by teaching English.
Supporting Disabled Children
Dehli, India Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
This is a fantastic project for anyone interested in contributing to the lives of children with learning difficulties in a country packed with natural beauty.
Teaching Assistant At a Pre- & Primary School
Arusha, Tanzania Viva Tanzania Agency | Viva Tanzania
Support teachers in their every day routine and help to improve the quality of teaching.
Bali Childcare Companion
Tabanan, Indonesia Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
Support a kindergarten in Bali and teach children important life skills to give them a headstart for school.
Short-Term Primate Carer
Pretoria, South Africa International Primate Rescue NGO | International Primate Rescue
This is a short-term volunteering opportunity at our primate sanctuary with a maximum stay of one year. You will assist in all duties and take care of our primates.
Teaching at Primary School
Cape Town, South Africa South African Students Travel Service (SASTS) NGO | South African Students Travel Service (SASTS)
Volunteer with children aged 6-13 years as a teacher's assistant at a primary school in Cape Town. Make your travel to South Africa meaningful!
Environmental Scuba Diver
Lisbon, Portugal ImpacTrip Agency | ImpacTrip
An experience for those who just love the Ocean. Discover a new underwater world and contribute to clean up the Atlantic Ocean.
Elephant Conservation Supporter
Damaraland, Namibia Elephant Human Relations Aid (EHRA) NGO | Elephant Human Relations Aid (EHRA)
EHRA aims to conserve the desert elephants of Namibia, through practical and realistic anti-conflict solutions.
Marine Conservation & Research
Koh Phangan, Thailand Global Nomadic Agency | Global Nomadic
Covering over 70% of the Earth’s surface, little is known and understood about our oceans. Support us in research and conservation of the fundamental element of life!
English Teaching Support
Pathum Thani, Thailand Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
Assist local teachers with teaching English in the large classrooms that can have up to 40 children in at one time by talking to the children to improve their skills.
English Teacher for Children, Youths and Adults
Taolagnaro, Madagascar Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
We need volunteers to support English lessons for students, who have dropped out of school and see the English centre as an opportunity to enhance their prospects.
Women Shelter Activist
Arusha, Tanzania Viva Tanzania Agency | Viva Tanzania
Help fighting discrimination and violence against women and children trough educating them, teaching them important skills and guarding their children while they learn.
Childcare & Teaching Supporter
Phnom Penh, Cambodia Asia Volunteer Network NGO | Asia Volunteer Network
This program is organized to make good education achievable for children of poor families. If you love working with children, this program is made for you.