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Volunteer

All of the international humanitarian volunteer programs offered by Freepackers are in collaboration with a network of local NGOs. Whether you are looking for an environmental volunteering in Costa Rica for example or in the protection of animals in South Africa, find here all our ethical projects in many fields that will make you live a human and solidarity adventure.

All of the proposed volunteering projects are adaptable according to your availability. For a group volunteering, do not hesitate to contact us so that we can organize a tailor-made departure for you at no extra cost.

Freepackers also offers you the possibility to do an internship in an NGO, with or without a contract, as part of your studies or as a freelancer.

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32 programs found

Volunteer with comunities in Bogota

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Destination

Colombia

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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890

Help to improve the quality of life of local community in Bogota.

Volunteer with Children in Laos

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Destination

Laos

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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1945

Volunteer with Lao children and young adults with a focus on teaching English, helping to develop their understanding of the language and increasing their access to further education and employment opportunities.

Wildlife Conservation Expedition

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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2695

Travel to South Africa and experience the African Bushveld while working on critical conservation of the Big Five.

Adventure surf club and Kitesurfing

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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14500

Volunteering in South Africa : Take surf lessons with our local team and become a surf teacher for childrens in Cape Town.

Kruger to Coast Expedition

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

4 - 4 weeks

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2490

Volunteer in Swaziland while vacationing in Kruger National Park and Tofo, Mozambique. This volunteer travel combination experience offers the best of southern

Sea Turtle Conservation in Costa Rica

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Destination

Costa Rica

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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2495

Assist with the monitoring of endangered green turtles and critically endangered hawksbill and leatherback turtle species

Teaching and Childcare projects in Malawi

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Destination

Malawi

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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1480

Our volunteers work to improve the level of education and help the current teachers improve their English and way of teaching.

Early Childhood Development in Fiji

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Destination

Fiji

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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1945

Assist with extra-curricular games and activities, supporting local young children's educational and personal development in Fiji

Marine Conservation Expedition in Fiji

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Destination

Fiji

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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4045

Participate in marine conservation by helping researchers and building capacity in local communities on the issues of environmental protection and sustainable resource utilisation.

Marine Conservation in Australia

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Destination

Australia

Duration

Duration

6 - 12 days

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2165

Become part of our dedicated team and make a genuine contribution to marine conservation. Your efforts will make a difference for future generations.

Community Project in Uganda

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Destination

Uganda

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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560

Volunteer project in rural Uganda : building, renovation, education, sport, etc.

School and childcare in Cape Town

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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14500

Volunteers will help teachers and provide school support in Cape Town, South Africa

Teaching and childcare in Thailand

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Destination

Thailand

Duration

Duration

2 - 10 weeks

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950

Volunteer with children in schools in Chiang Mai

Marine Conservation & Ecotourism: Sharks, Whales & Penguins

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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23400

Volunteers work with researchers and biologists on a great white sharks conservation project

Volunteering with children in Sri Lanka

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Destination

Sri Lanka

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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970

Our educational project in Sri Lanka aims at providing better care and education to disadvantaged children.

Conservation Projects in the Seychelles

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Destination

Seychelles

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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3095

Travel to the Curieuse Island and join one of the leading marine and terrestrial data collection organisations in the Seychelles.

Teaching projects | Volunteer in India

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Destination

India

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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1090

You will get to teach underpriviledged children in schools

Volunteering with children in Buenos Aires

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Destination

Argentina

Duration

Duration

2 - 8 weeks

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850

This project helps to give a brigther future to underpivileged children

Humanitarian education project in Ecuador

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Destination

Ecuador

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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990

Participate in the actions of local associations and discover the power of children's emancipation, in an authentic fishing village in Ecuador.

Volunteer in Peru | Work with children in Cusco

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Destination

Peru

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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1450

Bring your knowledge and the various skills you have, and in return we guarantee you one of the most satisfying experiences in your life.

Elephants Conservation in Chiang Mai

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Destination

Thailand

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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1845

Travel to Thailand's Chiang Mai Province and volunteer with elephants rescued from working in the tourist industry.

Community Development in Fiji

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Destination

Fiji

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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Help community members to implement important livelihood strategies and protect the environment for future generations in the traditional coastal villages

Volunteer at an Elephant village in Surin

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Destination

Thailand

Duration

Duration

2 - 8 weeks

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1290

Volunteers have the opportunity to work with elephants and protect them in their natural habitat

Wildlife Sanctuary near Johannesburg

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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30580

Get involved in the everyday life of animal sanctuaries and assist the local staff

Volunteer in a wildlife rescue farm

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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24100

Volunteers will have the opportunity to interact with and learn about African wildlife and participate in maintenance tasks.

Volunteer with Buddhist Monks & Local community members in Laos

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Destination

Laos

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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Travel to Laos for a unique cultural adventure while making a meaningful impact by teaching English lessons to Novice Buddhist Monks and local Lao children.

Volunteering at the Koala sanctuary

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Destination

Australia

Duration

Duration

4 - 24 weeks

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1690

Study English in Brisbane and become an animal volunteer

Ecovolunteering in Kenya

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Destination

Kenya

Duration

Duration

2 - 4 weeks

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1150

Come and participate in activities in a farm and discover an authentic and wild Kenya

Volunteer with wildlife in New Zealand

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Destination

New Zealand

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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1580

Animal Conservation project in a natural reserve for volunteers to assist in protecting New Zealand’s amazing plant & wildlife

Volunteer with animals in Namibia

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Destination

Namibia

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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22740

Volunteers will have the rare and exciting opportunity to live close to wild animals and to actively participate in the conservation, rehabilitation, care and research of African wildlife.

Skills Development Project - Cape Town

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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14500

Volunteer get involved in fund-raising and organizing activities to improve the daily life of deprived communities in South Africa

Endangered Species Project - Wildlife Reserve

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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30170

The Endangered Species Project allows you to participate in hands on monitoring of some of Africa’s most endangered species.

15 programs found

Medical project in Malawi

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Destination

Malawi

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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1450

This project has huge potential to improve the level of primary health care that is currently provided in the rural communities in Malawi.

Internships in Spain

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Destination

Spain

Duration

Duration

2 - 24 weeks

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1250

No visa needed for this program ! Most of internships are based in Valencia

Internships in Canada

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Destination

Canada

Duration

Duration

1 - 56 weeks

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1850

Internships in canada in +30 industry sectors

Marine Conservation Internship

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Destination

Seychelles

Duration

Duration

4 - 24 weeks

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5095

Gain your PADI Advanced dive certification and work alongside esteemed partners such as the Seychelles National Parks Authority on critical marine conservation. Learn valuable skills needed for a career in conservation.

Environmental Conservation Internship

Environmental Conservation Seychelles

Destination

Seychelles

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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4245

Travel to the Seychelles and engage in crucial conservation initiatives alongside one of the leading marine & terrestrial data collection organisations. Gain valuable practical experience and understanding essential for a career in conservation.

Volunteer with Elephants in Sri Lanka

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Destination

Sri Lanka

Duration

Duration

2 - 10 weeks

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800

Through the different activities of our elephant sanctuary, volunteers have a unique experience working with animals.

Humanitarian internship for medical student

CapeTown

Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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25050

Put your knowledge to good use during a medical internship at Western Cape’s largest health care clinic

Jaguar & Sea Turtle Conservation Internship

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Destination

Costa Rica

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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3095

Travel to the Caribbean coast of Costa Rica, join a team of international interns to work on critical conservation initiatives within the Tortuguero National Park and gain valuable skills and experience required for a career in conservation.

Disabled Children assistance in India

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Destination

India

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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1090

This project will require you to work with children and adults, who have disabilities.

Wildlife Conservation Internship

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

4 - 24 weeks

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3745

Travel to South Africa to work on critical wildlife conservation initiatives while gaining knowledge and experience needed for a career in conservation.

Marine Conservation Internship

Marine Conservation Mexico

Destination

Mexico

Duration

Duration

4 - 24 weeks

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4045

Kickstart your career in marine conservation on this internship. Gain PADI certifications while diving in the spectacular waters of Mexico to collect valuable data on the Mesoamerican Barrier Reef and marine life.

Farm Stay Program in New Zealand

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Destination

New Zealand

Duration

Duration

4 - 24 weeks

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990

Live, learn and Experience New Zealand culture and the New Zealand farmer’s way of life!

Ranch Stay in Canada

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Destination

Canada

Duration

Duration

4 - 24 weeks

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1830

If you like the country life, tractors, horses, cattle and fresh air, and want to experience the great wide open, then Ranchstay is for you!

Early Childhood Education Internship

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Destination

Thailand

Duration

Duration

4 - 12 weeks

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3095

Gain experience in teaching on this internship based in the fishing village on Ban Nam Khem in Southern Thailand. Boost your CV and kick start your career as you intern on this program alongside a team of internationals.

Pre-vet project in South Africa

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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36650

This program is designed those who are looking to explore or enter the professional field of veterinary science, animal welfare and animal management.

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Field Guide and Nature Training in Africa

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Destination

South Africa

Duration

Duration

6 - 365 days

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10690

Experience unique training programs in Africa

Become a surf instructor in Australia

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Destination

Australia

Duration

Duration

1 - 3 months

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1250

3 Month course to obtain an internationally recognized Surf Instructor Qualification

Become a Divemaster in Australia

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Destination

Australia

Duration

Duration

2 - 12 weeks

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5549

Learn to Dive in Australia, as this experience in life should not be left to chance!

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