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WorkingAbroad Podcast #1 - South Africa

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 8th Nov 2017

In our first ever podcast, WorkingAbroad co-founders Andreas & Vicky discuss volunteering abroad in South Africa, the various volunteering opportunities available, ethical considerations when volunteering with wildlife, and some of their own experiences of travelling in the country.

What Retirement Means for Elephants

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 2nd Nov 2017

Our Elephant Volunteer Project in Mae Chaem, Thailand, recently brought a new elephant into retirement.

Press Release - Animal Welfare: UK volunteer organisation bans all unethical volunteer projects

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 18th Oct 2017

The UK based volunteer organisation, Working Abroad Projects has decided to remove any organisations from their own volunteer database which offer unethical predator breeding, predator interaction, elephant rides or walks with predators.

Update from Kariega Game Reserve in South Africa

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 5th Oct 2017

Jarrett Joubert from our Kariega Game Reserve Volunteer Programme brings an update on the work volunteers have been part of thus far in 2017

Photography Volunteer in the Amazon

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 26th Sep 2017

In this blog, volunteer Wouter van Kootwijk describes the process of taking different types of pictures at our Photography volunteer programme in the Amazon.

Tarsiers: Up Close and Personal With the World’s Smallest Primate

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 25th Sep 2017

WorkingAbroad blogger, Brenna Saunders, writes about her experiences at a wildlife sanctuary in the Philippines.

Celebrating Elephants around the World

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 11th Aug 2017

WorkingAbroad blogger, Charlotte Laursen, talks about helping the World elephant population on World Elephant Day.

WorkingAbroad 20th Anniversary

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 18th Jun 2017

WorkingAbroad blogger, Charlotte Laursen celebrates the 20th Anniversary of Working Abroad in her latest blog

May Update from our Ocean Research and Marine Conservation Programme

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 31st May 2017

Minke Witteveen, ORCA Foundation Researcher, gives the latest update from the team in South Africa.

A New Year at our Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 26th Apr 2017

In her latest blog, Charlotte Laursen reflects on an eventful year thus far for our Elephant Sanctuary in Thailand.