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Healthcare volunteering in Uganda

In remote and stunning southwest Uganda, a small and passionate NGO are looking for sustainable solutions for helping to create a healthier community around Bwindi Impenetrable National Park. The forest is home to around 300 rare mountain gorillas which are incredibly susceptible to human disease. Our health projects need skilled healthcare professionals to educate both adults and kids scattered in rural villages along the edge of the national park. The organisation is embedded in a lovely community and we need healthcare volunteers to work alongside local project coordinators to deliver a health education strategy shaped around tackling local health challenges. You may be involved in ... Read more >
From £995 excluding flights

Community volunteering in Tanzania

Education is the core of empowerment and can create socio-economic change, self-sufficient and sustainable livelihoods and a better understanding of the natural world, which is a necessity for communities living hand-in-hand with nature in remote parts of the world. However, education in such parts of the world has largely been shunned out in favour of traditional lifestyles, or is today, still too severely underdeveloped and resourced to meet basic educational needs. In Northern Tanzania nearby to Kilimanjaro National Park, we are looking for the support of creative volunteers to teach English and other important topics such as basic health to kids and adults in the local community ... Read more >
From £815 excluding flights

Conservation & community volunteering in Uganda

This is authentic volunteering in Africa. From the mountainous village you’ll live in, to the projects you’re involved and the team you work alongside. This will take you to Bwindi Impenetrable National Park in SW Uganda - home to the mountain gorillas. You'll be living and volunteering right on the edge of this rainforest in the heart of the community. If you’re looking for a sustainable development or conservation project that is thoughtfully customised around your personal abilities, experience and interests, and to be placed within roles contributing genuine and positive impact - through this volunteer expedition you can stay in a friendly stunning Ugandan village and get ... Read more >
From £995 excluding flights

Tanzania volunteering, female empowerment

Participate in a volunteering opportunity that aims to empower and inspire girls from rural communities in the Kilimanjaro region, bringing them engaging and educational opportunities that create social and environmental sustainability. This is a cultural sensitive part of the world. Young women particularly from remote surrounding villages and tribal areas including the Maasai still undergo traditional practices such as female genital mutilation and early marriage and pregnancy. Some girls escape in search of different opportunities, some stay and become the heads of households taking care of their families but for both employment is limited as many have not completed education or have ... Read more >
From £815 excluding flights

Tanzania volunteering with the Maasai tribe

Volunteer with the Maasai tribe and help adults access basic education for the first-time. You’ll be playing an important role in helping sustain a skills development project with indigenous people in rural Tanzania who are hungry to learn basic language and business skills to generate an income for their families. This expedition is beyond what any visitor of Northern Tanzania dreams of experiencing. It's 100% real life and it's the chance not only to learn from an iconic traditional African tribe, but to leave a seriously positive footprint behind you. Location… Kilimanjaro, Northern Tanzania Nestled in the foothills of Africa’s largest snow-capped mountain, Kilimanjaro, is a small ... Read more >
From £815 excluding flights

Uganda adventure & volunteering holiday

Always wanted to travel in rural Africa but conscious about making a positive impact too? Volunteer in beautiful southwest Uganda and support community tourism in your free-time! This project is located right next door to the stunning Bwindi Impenetrable National Park and gives volunteers not only the chance to spend time with rare mountain gorillas in the wild but also become part of their conservation and local community development as well. Taking part in this volunteer programme, you will learn more about mountain gorillas, their natural habitat and the people that live alongside them than any other holiday in Uganda. You will get under the skin of the local destination, immerse in ... Read more >
From £995 excluding flights
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