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Ghana Wildlife Volunteers


Ghana: Cape Coast, Kumasi and 2 other cities

Program Duration

7-12 Months, 3-6 Months, 9-12 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks, 1-2 Weeks




* Hard working skills
* Ecologically perceptive
* Willing to learn about new cultures
* Eagerness
* Flexible and open-minded
* 17 years or older at the beginning of the program
* No prior experience is necessary,
* Ability to adapt to a tropical environment
* In excellent health
* Willing to help in the conservation area

Minimum Education

High School


  • English

Cost in US$:

From USD 250

Program Fees Include:

* Airport pick-up from Accra International Airport & transfer of volunteers or interns to project site
* Local meals three times a day
* Introduction to host family and program
* Accommodation
* Placement and supervision in program
* 24/7 Hotline for support
* In-country introduction/orientation
* Regular Culture/Recreational Activities (Personal spending not included)

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

You will work 5 days a week, leaving you two free days (Saturday & Sunday) to explore the area. You'll work between 3 to 9 hours per day. Once a volunteer has registered, they will work out a schedule with one of our program coordinators that meets both the volunteer's and program's needs.

Age Range

16 -70+

This Program is open to

American, European, Canadian, Australian, South African, Kiwi, Worldwide and Asian Participants. This Program is also open to Families, Couples and Individuals.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other
  • Independent living
  • Home-stays
  • Group living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups of 2 - 10

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

At least 7 working days