Wildlife conservation, community and environmental volunteer projects and internships worldwide

Use WorkingAbroad’s comprehensive volunteer database to find the volunteering or internship opportunity abroad that’s right for you.

Our international volunteering database features projects from organisations across the globe sorted into categories, making your search simple. You can search by country and activity for wildlife conservation volunteering projects, healthcare volunteering opportunities, environmental and farming projects and many more.

We hope that your choice will provide you with new opportunities to make a positive difference in the world. Please also rest assured that all organisations listed on our website meet our policies on ethical volunteering abroad.

  • La Mesa-Cundinamarca, Medical/Nursing/Therapy/Dental Program

    Volunteer at the La Mesa Hospital and help to improve the health of rural population. We need volunteers with a certain level of medical study and at least a basic level of Spanish. More than 10.000 inhabitants depend of this level 1 hospital for health checks and attention.

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  • TRADITIONAL MEDICINE Assistant to Herbal Shop Manager

    Herbalism is the use of plants for therapeutic purposes to treat and prevent disease and promote health. Colombia is the 2nd most biodiverse nation in the world and most Colombians accept herbs as part of reliable natural forms of healing.

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  • Bird Lake Sanctuary Project Assistant

    Learn more about tropical ecology, bird biology and conservation! Gain hands-on experience and practical research skills! Participate in campaigns on a variety of environmental issues; to assist in the provision of a comprehensive Environmental Health Service which will focus on the local environment through a combination of advice and education.

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  • Animal & Environmental Science - Project Assistant

    Colombia has 1,889 bird species, 20% of Earth's species, many migrating from as far as Canada and the U.S. annually and many of them landing here in Chinchina's Lake during the North American winter; Here it average 78 degrees year-round! Colombia has 10% of all biodiversity in the world! Come be among the unbelievably beautiful & unique landscape of the Andean Coffee Region while you obtain a comprehensive environmental science & animal science learning experience at a bird sanctuary. Couple that with a Dog Haven which is spectacularly located and ran by a sweetheart lady.

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