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Projects Abroad in South Africa

Projects start year-round and last from one month to a year or more. Opportunities exist in teaching, care, conservation, law and human rights, and sports. Programs are for ages 16+.

Cross-Cultural Experience

Experience another culture like never before while making a real difference in people’s lives.

Wildlife Conservation Expedition

Experience Africa’s large game such as lion, leopard, elephant and hyenas whilst gaining conservation and game reserve experience on this incredible wildlife research expedition based in two stunning locations of the Limpopo Province


Volunteer on a Monkey Conservation Project

Getting involved with world-class conservation work on this volunteer project will take you to enjoy the variety of wonders that South Africa has to offer to volunteers who are prepared to become completely involved in the care and rehabilitation of these wonderful wild animals.

Volunteer Teaching at a Township School in Cape Town

Get involved in a progressive educational program in a township primary school situated just outside Stellenbosch. This exciting new volunteer program aims to assist children develop their literacy and numeracy skills.

Orphanage Volunteer Program in Cape Town, South Africa
Situated just outside Stellenbosch and 35 minutes from Cape Town is a township where there is an orphanage for children who are in desperate need of educational enhancement. You will be involved in planning and implementing a program which uses, educational games, song and dance, arts and crafts, gross and fine motor co-ordination and story telling to allow these children to have fun while learning and developing at the same time.

Child Welfare and Social Work Volunteering
Involve social work, community education and orphanage programs. Volunteer placements include housing, meals, project related transportation, training, in-country support, and social and cultural activities.

Volunteer in South Africa

Whether you want to get hands-on in a wildlife rehabilitation centre, experience life as a wildlife vet, learn how to track wildlife or join a research project in a national park – volunteering with Uniglobe Conservation Experience allows you to make a real difference to wildlife in southern Africa. With a decade’s experience, we are placing people on worthwhile conservation projects in  Africa.

Programs in Cape Town

Volunteer according to your interests and skills, in health care, human rights, community service, education, and many other fields. Health care projects include working directly with doctors on medical research projects, providing non-medical care to patients, attending ward rounds and helping the nursing staff care for patients. Human rights, social work, and education projects include working at a legal advice center, assessing the impact of community-based interventions, helping with public health awareness campaigns, mentoring street children, teaching English, caring for infants and toddlers at orphanages, working with youth regarding issues related to HIV/AIDS, sexuality and adolescence, and helping to build schools and houses for disadvantaged communities.

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