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Wildlife Volunteer Projects

IFRE's wildlife projects are available in some of the spectacular locations in the world. As a volunteer, you will not only stay in a beautiful location, but will also get to work with animals like desert elephants, lions, hippos, monkeys and horses, depending on the project. IFRE's wildlife projects provide a wonderful opportunity for you to discover and save endangered species, enabling a life changing experience for volunteers.


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Desert Elephant
(Namibia)

Travel to stunning Namibia Desert and stay in tented camp to track desert elephants. Learn about ongoing conservation program

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NOAH'S ARK
(Namibia)

Conquer your fears in an African savannah and experience unique interaction and bonding with animals in a reserve

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Save our wildlife
(Namibia)

Enroll in the project to get a rare and exciting opportunity to work closely and actively with large number of wildlife

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Wildlife Care Centre
(South Africa)

Volunteer in a project that is trying to create a safe haven for sick and injured animals while working with wildlife

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Monkey Project
(South Africa)

Participate in a project that is treating orphaned or injured animals before releasing them in their natural habitat

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Horse Rehabilitation
(South Africa)

If you are a horse lover, this is an ideal project for you as you can work with horses injured or neglected in a stunning location in South Africa.

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Private Game Farm
(South Africa)

Volunteer in a private farm adjacent to Kruger National Park and learn wildlife conservation. The 65,000 hectares has no fences

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Big 5
(South Africa)

Experience the "Big 5" wildlife of Africa in free environment (no cages and no fences) on foot and on game drives.

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Elephant orphanage
(Kegalle)

Want to work with elephants; feeding them and making sure they remain healthy? If so, elephant project in Sri Lanka may be just the thing for you.

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Turtle Conservation
(Osa Peninsula)

Enjoy pristine beaches while you volunteer to save the endangered sea turtles in remote and stunning locations of Costa Rica.

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Elephant orphanage
(Pinnawala)

Look after the elephants rescued from intense labor in Sri Lanka. Be caring and compassionate and prove that the world is not cruel after all.

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Elephant Project
(Surin)

Work alongside elephant caretakers in Thailand and enjoy hands on experience of bathing, feeding and washing these friendly mammoths.

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Turtle Conservation
(Caribean Coast)

Travel to the stunning Caribbean Coast of Costa Rica to save endangered sea turtles. Collect eggs; work in hatchery and rescue center.

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Panda Conservation
(China)

Help China in its race to preserve gorgeous pandas. Participate in IFRE’s Giant Panda project to keep these cute animals in the planet. 

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