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Volunteer Projects Abroad in Latin America

Volunteer and Internship Opportunities
Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

We are a non-profit organization that offers volunteer and internship placements at our 30 plus partners in and around Cochabamba, Bolivia. With projects in the Andean highlands, our primary objective is to provide Bolivian organizations much needed human and financial resources while providing international students and professionals […]

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Constructing a Self-Sufficient School
Constructing a Self-Sufficient School

We are currently building an 18 classroom green academy in an indigenous Mayan town in the western highlands of Guatemala using alternative construction techniques. To date, we’ve used over 400 tons of trash which includes over 14,000 tires in our construction projects! We have 115 students enrolled in grades K through 8, and wi […]

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International Relations and Exchange Program
International Relations and Exchange Program

Our vision is create a more just and equal society by promoting a holistic human development, recognising gender, age, ethnic and economic diversity; to establish a dynamic and harmonious relationship with nature, as well as to permit the ethical and spiritual fulfilment of all individuals and the society. Every year, we welcome volu […]

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Volunteer at a Non-Profit Prosthetic Center
Volunteer at a Non-Profit Prosthetic Center

Our Center for Prosthetic Limbs benefits low income Bolivian amputees who have no access to prosthetic care. We offer several exciting volunteer positions in La Paz, Bolivia depending on your qualifications, available duration and desires. At this time, the need for volunteers is very urgent. In general we are looking for: Certifi […]

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Volunteer in Ecuador’s Cloud Forest
Volunteer in Ecuador’s Cloud Forest

If you plan to volunteer in South America, or to volunteer in Ecuador specifically, our Cloud Forest Reserve is well worth a visit. A truly special place, the Reserve is located in Pichincha province in Ecuador’s ‘cloud forest’ 1,500 meters above sea level. The cloud forest is considered one of the richest biodiversi […]

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Volunteering in Education
Volunteering in Education

Native speakers of English are invited to join as language assistants and get to know the educational system in Buenos Aires by assisting a graduate teacher in a language class. In addition to this, teachers share their expertise and knowledge of methodology in second languages with them. The program runs parallel to the academic year […]

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Field Assistants for Tropical Bird Study
Field Assistants for Tropical Bird Study

1-2 field interns are required for a behavioral research project studying how habitat characteristics influence social structure and population dynamics of frugivorous tropical birds. Fieldwork will include mist-netting and banding birds, re-sighting color-marked birds, fruit and arthropod sampling, and behavioral observations and be […]

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Field Biologist
Field Biologist

Field biologists participate in our long-term Leatherback sea turtle monitoring program by conducting nightly patrols in search of nesting turtles. Field biologists assist with tagging and measuring nesting turtles. When turtles nest below the high-tide line, field biologists relocate eggs from nests at risk of inundation to a beach h […]

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Tropical Tick Project
Tropical Tick Project

This project addresses the potential impact of climate change on the ecology of ticks and tick-borne disease in the neotropics. This position entails substantial field work duties in addition to laboratory duties. The field assistant would aid in surveying ticks, monitoring survival enclosures, and establishing camera traps. Certain f […]

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Teach Filmmaking to Underserved Communities
Teach Filmmaking to Underserved Communities

We are a non profit arts organization that sends filmmakers and art educators overseas to teach filmmaking, media literacy, and technology to underserved students. Think of it as PeaceCorps for filmmakers. All of our programs are 100% fully funded. We cover the cost of housing, international travel, food, equipment, and evacuation in […]

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Yoga Teacher Internships
Yoga Teacher Internships

We offer a space for yoga teachers to explore and experiment with what they have learned in a friendly and supportive environment. On successful completion of the course, you leave with a signed reference, a clearer idea of your path forward and a whole host of materials to develop your own community or teach anywhere in Latin Americ […]

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Various Volunteer Programs
Various Volunteer Programs

We are a German non-profit association whose focus of work is coordinating international volunteers to organisations and projects in various countries in Central America. In addition to the coordination of volunteers, we are actively engaged in our own projects in the fields of environmental education and water and we increasingly con […]

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