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Volunteer Projects Abroad in Latin America

Help Abandoned Animals
Help Abandoned Animals

We are a not-for-profit organisation whose mission is to connect to nature, animals and human beings with respect and a new consciousness of the planet. We welcome and help abandoned dogs and cats, feeding them organically and healing them with local plants. We also help children and elderly people with needs in different projects. […]

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Volunteer Coordinator in a Favela
Volunteer Coordinator in a Favela

We operate an international volunteer organisation in the largest Favela in Rio. On average we have from 10-15 volunteers on staff, sometimes more. Our focus is early childhood education; however we have classes for adults as well. We teach art, theatre, English, math, computer training, and we also teach classes in our partner organi […]

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Fight for Justice
Fight for Justice

Our association consists of activists who are fighting for justice in different parts of Guatemala and Latin America. Our methodology is on one hand based on The Theatre of the Oppressed, created by Augusto Boal during the dictatorship in Brazil, and on the other hand based on popular education and arts. Our fundamental principle: fro […]

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Fight against Human Trafficking
Fight against Human Trafficking

We are a non-profit organisation that fights human-trafficking in Mexico City, Mexico. Our goal is to raise awareness, advocate for victims, and rescue and rehabilitate survivors of human-trafficking. Our organisation has five major projects: A human trafficking and sexual abuse prevention program for youth in secondary schools, a jo […]

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Sloth Research Assistant
Sloth Research Assistant

Our vision is to enhance and expand scientific knowledge about sloths to assure their conservation and preservation globally. We are currently looking for a Research Assistant to support the Wildlife Director in daily research activities at our new field station. We are looking for an active, passionate individual to help us elevate […]

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Teach English, Computers, and the Arts
Teach English, Computers, and the Arts

We are a diverse and collaborative, volunteer-based group, collectively working to make life better for impoverished children. We offer several volunteer-powered programs in 3 locations around the community. Our main program focuses on academic enrichment in English and Spanish literacy and includes lots of art, games, computers, scie […]

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Black Howler Research
Black Howler Research

A volunteer field assistant is required to assist with data collection on the effects of habitat fragmentation on dispersal and gene flow in black howler monkeys in a fragmented landscape. The assistant will be responsible for contributing to the following: Conducting surveys of forest fragments and collecting data on group s […]

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English Teaching Internship
English Teaching Internship

We are a community based English language program and Kindergarten based in a small Costa Rican town, set amongst the coffee plantations and hills of the central valley. We are currently looking for volunteers to join our teaching team in our internship program. Interns will be responsible for teaching, planning and assisting classes […]

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Rainforest Carnivore Technicians
Rainforest Carnivore Technicians

We are looking for volunteer technicians interested rainforest wildlife and tropical ecology. Our study area in the forest has many wildlife species that include jaguars, pumas, tapir, peccary, oscillated turkeys, and crested guan. Volunteers and technicians would have the unique opportunity to gain field experience studying multiple […]

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Research Assistant Internships
Research Assistant Internships

We are a Costa Rican company that runs four sea turtle nesting beach conservation projects with a partnership with an NGO. The focus of the projects is to protect sea turtle nests from poaching and depredation by conducting night patrols and relocating nests to the project hatcheries. The projects are funded through a combination of t […]

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Tropical Bird Ecology
Tropical Bird Ecology

Our research group is looking for driven and energetic students and researchers interested in working with tropical birds in Colombia. Our project will take place between end of May and late October 2016 at sites along different elevational gradient from 130 – 3400m (lowland jungle to montane treeline) in the central and western […]

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Wildlife Reintroduction
Wildlife Reintroduction

We care for wild animals rescued from illegal animal trafficking by environmental authorities, and take steps to reintroduce wildlife to their natural habitat. We have cared for various animals that have been placed under our care, including wild cats, White-eared Opossums, a Collared Peccary, a young Screech Owl, however, we will no […]

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