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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.
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.
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!
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.
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.
Environmental Engineering & Construction Work
Ssese Islands, Uganda Firefly Uganda NGO | Firefly Uganda
Work on a variety of environmental projects to provide access to clean water, sanitation and better infrastructure, whilst protecting the environment we live in!
Work with Special Needs Children
Arusha, Tanzania Viva Tanzania Agency | Viva Tanzania
This project is an initiative by a mother with a special needs child to create an appropriate learning environment for her and other children with special needs.
After School Teaching
Windhoek, Namibia Bernhard Nordcamp Center Agency | Bernhard Nordcamp Center
Volunteers are welcome to teach English or maths, be tutors for individual students or small groups, coach sports, help to prepare lunch and play games with children.
 Wildlife Reserve Supporter
Sidbury , South Africa Plan My Gap Year Agency | Plan My Gap Year
PMGY’s Big 5 Wildlife Experience is a life-changing experience that allows you to work behind the scenes on a world-class wildlife reserve in South Africa!
Big Cat Conservation & Research
Kanaan, Namibia The Great Projects Agency | The Great Projects
Assist the team as a Big Cat Conservation Volunteer with data collection to help with research on carnivore species in the stunning Kanaan.
Dental Elective Assistant
Kumasi, Ghana Our Generation Voluntary Organization (OGVO) NGO | Our Generation Voluntary Organization (OGVO)
This is a great opportunity for dental students who want to add hands-on experience to their training while assisting professional dentists on treatments.
Sports Coaching Assistant
Woe, Ghana African Adventures Agency | African Adventures
Coach a variety of sports for children in our partner schools. With limited resources you will have to think on your feet to entertain the children.
Animal Care Supporter
Kumasi, Ghana Our Generation Voluntary Organization (OGVO) NGO | Our Generation Voluntary Organization (OGVO)
OGVO is asking for volunteers to assist with a unique opportunity to work in animal care and wildlife and environmental conservation projects.
Animal Shelter Supporter
Arusha, Tanzania Viva Tanzania Agency | Viva Tanzania
This shelter for cats and dogs was establish in order to meet the great need of more adequate animal care & education of the population.
Big 5 Wildlife Conservation Assistant
Paterson, South Africa Khaya Volunteer Projects Agency | Khaya Volunteer Projects
The Big Five Safari Reserve gives volunteers the opportunity to work in a conservation area with the presence of elephants, lions, rhinos, buffaloes and leopards!
School Teacher in Local Area
Abetifi, Ghana Atlas Volunteers Agency | Atlas Volunteers
With total flexibility you will be able to choose from helping at a lower primary class up to secondary school. Providing support and assistance to struggling classes.
Primate Sanctuary Assistant
Letsitele, South Africa Vervet Monkey Foundation NGO | Vervet Monkey Foundation
Experience living in the African bush and help rehabilitating the indigenous vervet monkey.

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