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.

  • Wildlife Rescue Volunteer Programme in Indonesia

    Volunteer in Indonesia with rescued wildlife such as Orangutans at a Wildlife Rescue Centre in North Sulawesi. The centre is located in a regional wildlife trafficking hotspot, and animals from all over the vast Indonesian archipelago have suffered this trade route.

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  • Orangutan Conservation Volunteer Project, Indonesia

    Join the Borneo Orangutan Conservation project in Indonesia as a volunteer, and assist a project in the forefront of wildlife conservation.

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  • Javan slow loris behavioural observations in Indonesia

    Become a part of the first and longest-running study on slow lorises in beautiful West Java, Indonesia with the Little Fireface Project. Slow lorises are the only venomous primates and the Javan slow loris is currently critically endangered. Volunteers are needed to aid in our nocturnal data collection on Javan slow loris behaviour and ranging patterns. Data from our project has already helped to shape public policy internationally to help keep slow lorises in the wild and away from the illegal pet trade. So come join the LFP team and help us save the slow loris.

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  • Volunteer Program of Sea Turtle Conservation in Belambangan Island, East Borneo

    Join a sea turtle conservation program in Belambangan islands in Berau, Indonesia.

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  • Volunteering in Indonesia: Nature and Wildlife Conservation in Borneo

    Have you always dreamt of exploring the rainforest, to engage in the protection of endangered wildlife and to be part of an adventurous expedition? Then our volunteer project in midst of the Sabangau Forest in Borneo might just be right for you! Focus of this volunteer project is wildlife and habitat monitoring as well as renaturation tasks.

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  • Volunteer Program for the Lowland Forest Conservation in Malang, East Java

    A volunteer programme for those who love natural adventures while carrying out lowland forest conservation activities in Indonesia.

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  • Turtle Conservation in Indonesia

    Join an amazing turtle conservation project in Nusa Penida, a 45 minute boat ride from Bali. Nusa Penida is an Island of complete natural beauty.

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  • Penida Project

    Marine conservation and diving project in Indonesia.

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  • Bira Project

    Marine conservation and diving projects in Indonesia.

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  • Volunteer in Bali with Love Volunteers Reef Conservation Program

    For those who love marine life and want to make a difference to the environment, this Marine Conservation program is guaranteed to placate the eco-warrior within you! Set in the picturesque traditional fishing village of Tianyar in north eastern Bali, this amazing program’s aim is to fundamentally change the unsustainable fishing practices currently employed there and establish a new model that both empowers local fishermen and protects the fragile marine environment.

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  • Gili Shark Conservation

    A small data collection and research facility to promote shark conservation and conduct citizen scientific research essential for effective marine conservation management worldwide. We are looking for volunteer researchers to live and work alongside experienced research divers collecting, inputting, and analyzing data for multiple international research projects. No previous experience is needed, diving and scientific diving training is included. 2 week minimum, tuition fees include accommodation, 3 meals a day, airport transfers, all diving related costs, + more.

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