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Lemur research and biodiversity monitoring, Fort Dauphin

Program Duration

2-4 Weeks, 5-8 Weeks


This programme is available throughout the year, except from mid-December to mid-January.

Travel Types

  • Camping
  • Nature Tours


- No specific qualifications are required
- Must have a love for the environment and nature
- An experience or interest in fieldwork is beneficial
- Need to have a good level of fitness and health
- Must be confident in speaking in English, and some knowledge of French is useful
- We welcome independent researchers


  • English
  • French

Cost in US$:

417 per week, the price in dollars can vary according to currency exchange rates.

Cost Includes:

  • Written materials pre-departure
  • In-country staff support
  • In-country orientation/Training
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

-Pre-departure information and advice
-Airport transfer (please inquire about available set dates)
-24 hour emergency contact and support
-In-country induction and training
-Assistance organising extra excursions and social activities
-Assistance getting a local SIM card for your phone
-Work T-shirt(s)
-Outdoor and cultural activities on certain evenings
-Comfortable accommodation
-All meals provided

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Animal Welfare
  • Business
  • Environment
  • Tree Planting
  • Wildlife

This Program is open to

Kiwi, Australian, Canadian, European and American Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Dormitory
  • Other
  • Group living

Participants Travel


Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Other
  • Phone/Video Interview

Typically The Application Process Time is

48 hours