GVI offers a range of wildlife conservation focused volunteering programs across the globe, in partnership will globally-renowned organisations. These programs focus on preserving endangered species and their habitats, as well as providing environmental education to local communities. Join one of GVI's wildlife conservation programs, and discover some of the world's most charismatic settings, while you gain valuable new skills and experience and contribute to critical wildlife conservation programs!
- Volunteer with elephants relieved from working in the tourist industry. Assist with the elephants' rehabilitation and help mahouts (traditional elephant keepers) and other villagers establish alternative livelihoods.
- South Africa: Get up close and personal with Africa's large game such as lion, leopard, elephant and hyenas whilst volunteering on a conservation program in a South African game reserve. Help locate collared predators in the reserve, receive invaluable training in large animal identification, tracking and behavioral study skills.
- Join a team of international volunteers and participate in important research on species’ population studies as Jaguars, aquatic birds, and sea turtles (depending on nesting seasons).
- Volunteer and gain irreplaceable practical skills and knowledge on the conservation of some of the most beautiful scenery in the world while contributing towards the long-term survival of endangered species such as the hawksbill turtle.