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Gorilla and Chimpanzee Conservation Volunteering - Cameroon

Program Duration

5-8 Week, 2-4 Week, 9-12 Week


* Specific qualifications are not required for this project as training is provided, although some trekking or climbing experience would be an advantage.
* Volunteers will need to be hard working, mature, motivated and able to show initiative.
* Good health and physical fitness are also required as the environment is very demanding and the climate is hot and humid (25-40 deg C).
* Volunteers also need to be confident with speaking English.


  • English

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

* All project operating costs, equipment, tools and resources
* Pick up & drop off from Douala airport
* 24/7 emergency support
* Orientation & Training
* Accommodation
* 3 Meals a day
* Project Related Transport
* Project T-shirts
* Dedicated coordinators to assist you daily
* Project support and feedback sessions throughout your stay
* Assistance with optional activities and tours
* Assistance obtaining a local SIM Card for your phone
* Post-project involvement, and an exclusive return volunteer discount

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Community Development
  • Conservation
  • Eco-tourism
  • Education
  • Environment
  • Human Rights
  • Reforestation
  • Small Business Development
  • Tree Planting
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2-6

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Resume

Typically The Application Process Time is

1 week