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Environmental Conservation in the Amazon and on the Coast

Program Duration

5-8 Weeks, 3-6 Months, 2-4 Weeks, 9-12 Weeks


All Year Round


Knowledge of Spanish is helpful but is not required
Positive attitude
Willingness to work hard on each project
Interest in reforestation or biodiversity
Passionate in helping conserve the environment


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • International travel
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

• Accommodation: Shared room in a volunteer house or cabins
• Hostel stay while in Quito, including Breakfast
• Food: 2 meals per day during your project placement
• Airport pick up and drop off in Quito
• Training: Orientation in Quito, pre- departure pack, on-site orientation and project induction included
• Transfer to the projects
• Support: 24-hour support
• Local SIM card: All volunteers are given a local SIM card to use in their mobile phones.
• The network of the SIM is CORDA and your phone must be unlocked to be able to use it
• Excursions planning: Staff will help plan activities and excursions (activities may cost extra)

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Biological Research
  • Conservation
  • Environment
  • Marine Conservation
  • Water Projects
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application