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Fair Trade Internship in the Amazon Rainforest


Throughout the year


All year round


Undergraduate and graduate students of agriculture, business, international development, environmental science, or a related field
Industry professionals in these fields
Proficiency in Spanish (level B1 Intermediate User of CEFR)
Team working skills and flexibility
Reasonable level of fitness

Intern Types

  • Agriculture
  • Business
  • Development
  • Economics
  • Sustainable Development


  • English
  • Spanish

Cost in US$:


Cost Includes:

  • Food
  • Housing
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • In-country staff support
  • Language instruction
  • Registration fees
  • Written materials pre-departure

Program Fees Include:

• Accommodation: Shared room in a rustic cabin with cold showers and dry composting toilets
• Airport pick up and drop off in Quito
• Escorted travel from Quito to your project location
• Stay in a hostel in Quito, breakfast included
• Training: Pre-departure pack, on-site orientation on a Saturday, project induction and learning reflection document
• Certificate on completion of the presentation about your placement
• Support: On-site coordinator providing 24 hour support, feedback at the end of your placement
• Local SIM card and phone: (deposit of $50 required for handset)
• Activities: Staff help organise evening and weekend activities

Experience Required


This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application