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.

  • Bear Sanctuary Volunteer Project, Cambodia

    Volunteer in Cambodia at a bear sanctuary inside a large wildlife rescue centre near Phnom Penh.

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  • Elephant Sanctuary Volunteer Project, Cambodia

    An opportunity to volunteer with elephants at an Elephant Sanctuary in the forests of Mondulkiri, located in remote Eastern Cambodia.

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  • Volunteer Bookkeeper specialist for an NGO that builds and installs water filters

    Do you feel passionate about access to clean water and would you like to be part of a reputable nonprofit that installs biosand water filters in rural villages of Cambodia? Do you have a knack for numbers, accounting and QuickBooks? We are looking for a Bookkeeper specialist to provide support to the accounting department, by improving and making the current accounting and reporting process more efficient, using the QuickBooks applications. You will also be responsible to train and mentor the local Cambodian bookkeeper to improve her accounting, reporting skills and analytical acumen.

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  • Marine Conservation Cambodia

    Volunteering and Academic internships in Marine Conservation and Marine Research, Cambodia's most experienced and leading Marine Conservation internship and volunteer project. Our Main Focus is Seahorses, but we also cover Seagrass and Coral Reef research. Together with local authorities we actively patrol and protect the Marine Resources around our Island, tackling illegal fishing and working directly with the local communities to preserve local marine habitats, marine life and the livelihoods of local small-scale family fishermen.

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  • Volunteer at the Mondulkiri Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary

    Help us save the domestic working elephants! We work closely with the indigenous communities around the province to reach our goals.

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  • Health and Social Care Projects in Cambodia

    A range of medical and social care skills are needed to help children and their families living in economic poverty in Siem Reap and surrounding regions in Cambodia. Whether you are a doctor, a therapist or a health care worker, your skills can be put to good use.

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  • Support for businesses in Siem Reap

    Volunteer with locally run business projects aiming to reduce their dependence on foreign support and develop the expertise to become self-sustainable. Whatever your skills - business, accountancy, marketing and sales, web design, fund raising - there are projects here that will welcome your support.

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  • Intern with the Mondulkiri Elephant and Wildlife Sanctuary in Cambodia

    The Mondulkiri Elephant & Wildlife Sanctuary is a protected forest area & eco-tourism wildlife conservation center near Sen Monorom, Mondulkiri province, Cambodia. The sanctuary is a non–profit community project developed and sponsored by L.E.A.F Cambodia: a local environmental protection NGO.

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  • Volunteer to provide medical assistance to the community of Bospo Village, Battambang

    Khmer New Generation Organization (KNGO) provides free supplementary education to children and youths in the community in the areas of Khmer literacy, mathematics, English literacy, computer programming, primary health education, community environmental awareness and vocational skills training. We require doctors, nurses, dentists, opticians to assist us with providing healthcare to the local community.

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  • Marine Mammal Research Assistant

    Marine Conservation Cambodia (MCC) is an NGO based on the island of Koh Seh, in Cambodia's Kep Archipelago. The organisation has many facets, including working to stop illegal fishing practices, ecological and social science research and collecting data to use in the implementation of conservation legislation.

    In September 2017, MCC introduced The Cambodian Marine Mammal Conservation Project, aiming to collect data on abundance, distribution and residency to delineate and protect critical habitats for the endangered Irrawaddy dolphin in Cambodia's Kep Archipelago.

    We are currently looking for Marine Mammal Research Assistants to join our team.

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