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Volunteer Projects Abroad in Latin America

Research Assistant for Green Turtle Program
Research Assistant for Green Turtle Program

We are a not-for-profit organization that ensures the survival of sea turtles through research, education, training, advocacy and habitat protection. We are looking for Research Assistants (RAs) for our 2018 Green Turtle Program. RAs will be trained in sea turtle monitoring techniques and work under the supervision of the Field Resea […]

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Wildlife Restoration Project
Wildlife Restoration Project

We protect the natural environment and restore species of large mammals that have become threatened or extinct in the region. We also promote the economic sustainability of local communities through environmental education and the promotion of natural values. We are currently carrying out several wildlife reintroduction projects and […]

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Volunteer with Wildlife
Volunteer with Wildlife

Our family operated, privately owned nature and Wildlife Eco-Reserve is located in a little spot of ecological paradise. We are always in need of volunteers to help out. If you love wildlife, want the chance to visit an amazing tropical forest in the Amazon region, and would like to experience the life of living in the jungle, consid […]

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Promote Positive Change
Promote Positive Change

Our project is a 501(C)3 non-profit development-focused organization seeking volunteers to join our team in 2018! Our mission is to empower the poorest at-risk children and families who live in the Guatemala City garbage dump community by creating opportunity and fostering dignity through the power of education. This organization is a […]

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Volunteer Field Assistants
Volunteer Field Assistants

We are looking for 1-2 volunteer field assistants for an ongoing behavioural study of lance-tailed manakins (Chiroxiphia lanceolata) in Panama. Females of this small, lekking bird “shop” among males that display in cooperative pairs on dispersed display territories. Successful applicants will be involved in work investiga […]

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Apprenticeship Programme
Apprenticeship Programme

Our educational demonstration garden uses an BIO-INTENSIVE agricultural method that has been demonstrated to produce 2 - 3 times the more yield on average in the region, utilizes a fifth less water, increases the organic matter of the soil, requires the use of hand tools and is sustainable. We offer the opportunity of a 6 to 12 month […]

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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. In our course you will teach regular asana classes, participate in a lively and growing community, attend a language course on teaching Yoga in Spanish and develop your vision as a teacher. On successful […]

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Sloth Assistant
Sloth Assistant

Our vision is to enhance and expand scientific knowledge about sloths to assure their conservation and preservation globally. We are currently looking for Sloth Assistant’s to support the sloth technicians and the wildlife director in daily research activities at our field station. We are looking for active, passionate individ […]

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Volunteer Translators
Volunteer Translators

We are looking for volunteers to help translate our website into English, German, and French. As a volunteer you will be asked to work about 3 hours per day helping us correct the translation of our website. We already have pages in English and German but they're not perfect, so those just need to be looked over by a native speaker an […]

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Leatherback Program Research Assistant
Leatherback Program Research Assistant

Each year from March to June our research team collects information about the endangered leatherback turtle. We work closely with Costa Rican authorities, the Tortuguero community and other leatherback nesting beach monitoring groups in Costa Rica. Information collected during the annual Leatherback Program plays a key role in develop […]

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Marine Mammal Research
Marine Mammal Research

We are a non profit organisation whose aim is to protect and conserve cetaceans. We are look for research assistants for field work, photo-identification and data entry from January to April every year. The project aims to generate knowledge on cetacean presence, distribution and habitat use patterns. The research assistant will have […]

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Manta Ray Volunteers
Manta Ray Volunteers

We are currently inviting applications for our summer program in 2018. Volunteers will get the opportunity to participate in different activities related to manta rays and the various ecosystems that surround this area like mangroves, tropical forest and reefs. Furthermore, their contribution will help us accomplish our main core obj […]

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