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Elephant Conservation Volunteering in Namibia

Program Duration

1-2 Weeks, 2-4 Weeks


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Experience and passion for working in the community and interacting with the people are needed. Participants must also possess enthusiasm and a willingness to learn about the environment and the place's culture.


  • English

Cost Includes:

  • Registration fees
  • In-country staff support
  • Pre-departure orientation/Training
  • Food
  • Housing

Program Fees Include:

* Accommodation: sleep on a bed roll and mattress under a large tarpaulin in a Ana tree, or in tents
* Food: volunteers will help prepare 3 meals per day breakfast and dinner on a camp fire, tea, coffee and water
* Overnight stay in Swakopmund on the Sunday of your arrival
* Training: Pre-departure information pack, on-site orientation and project induction provided
* Support: 24-hour support from on- site coordinator

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Conservation
  • Wildlife

Typical Volunteer

A Kaya volunteer shows enthusiasm, spirit and life to stimulate and bring something new to the residents; love, patience and a listening ear for the people; and a good motivator with a positive and optimistic attitude.

This Program is open to

Worldwide Participants.

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Other

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application