Volunteer in Africa

with Kaya Responsible Travel

newspaper TEFL Creative Arts Medicine Childcare Communitites Land Conservation Marine Conservation Internship Farming Arts Teaching
start date Throughout the year for 2 weeks +
salary Volunteer project
accommodation includedAccommodation included
food and mealsNot specified
training providedTraining provided

Kaya's mission means that we consider ethical, environmental and cultural concerns in order to ensure that all of our projects are sustainable, and ultimately, beneficial for local community-members. The projects we support are small, grassroots, community-led, and genuinely appreciate the help of our volunteers and interns. Kaya participants benefit as well, growing in global knowledge and gaining real-world experience. Book with us to immerse yourself in your country, region and field of choice, and to make a difference whilst doing so!

Volunteer in Africa
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Volunteer in Africa
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gap year project highlights Highlights

Get hands-on experience in your area of interest
Make the most of your travel time
Make a positive impact to the project and communities you visit
See the real Africa
Make connections with like-minded people
Immerse yourself in the culture of the country you visit
Have life-changing experiences

typical day What's it like

A typical day on this gap year project

Upon arrival you will be fully briefed on the project and the requirements but usually you will work 5 or 6 hours a day on your placement, living with a homestay family, with lots of free time in the evenings and weekends to spend exploring your destination or taking trips to see some of the world's most beautiful locations!

ideal candidate Project Requirements

Who would be a suitable participant?

Each project is different so be sure to check the requirements of the particular placement you have chosen. If you are unsure, reach out to one of our placement advisors. They know our projects inside-out and will be able to answer any questions you may have.

our offer Project Benefits

What we can offer you

Make your time count by volunteering while you travel. Join projects together or spend an extended period at one placement! Included in our prices are accommodation, meals, and airport transfers (check individual project pages for specific details).


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