Blog : Environment & Wildlife

9000 Miles From Home

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 19th Dec 2017

Previous volunteer Ben Lucking describes his experiences at our Nature's Valley Volunteer Programme in South Africa.

Sea Turtle Conservation: A Global Primer

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 13th Dec 2017

In his latest article, WorkingAbroad Blogger Sean Feagan investigates the threats to sea turtle populations and sea turtle conservation efforts being made around the world.

Tropical Island Conservation in the Seychelles

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 4th Dec 2017

In this blog, Kenna Valles tells about her month as a conservation volunteer on Cousin Island in the Seychelles

The Wildlife of Sulawesi, Wallace’s Anomalous Island

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 29th Nov 2017

In his latest post, WorkingAbroad blogger Sean Feagan reports on the endangered wildlife of Sulawesi island in Indonesia and the importance of conserving this biodiversity hotspot.

The Importance of Conserving the Amazon Rainforest

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 27th Nov 2017

In her latest article, WorkingAbroad blogger Brenna Saunders talks about the global importance of the Amazon rainforest and the conservation efforts being made to protect it.

The top 10 Volunteer Abroad Projects for 2018

Posted by WorkingAbroad Projects on 9th Nov 2017

2018 is just around the corner, and is set to be another successful year for our many volunteer and internship projects around the world. This article represents the top 10 best volunteer abroad projects for you to visit in 2018

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

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.