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Criminal and Civil Law Volunteer Program


Ghana: Accra, Cape Coast, Dunkwa and 14 other cities

Program Duration

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




Must be a student studying law


  • English

Cost in US$:


Program Fees Include:

* Airport pick-up and transportation from Accra to your project sites
* Three times daily local dishes
* Introduction to host family and program
* Accommodation
* Placement and supervision in program
* Medical Assistance
* 24/7 Hotline for support
* Recommendation Letter / Certificate
* In-country introduction/orientation
* Regular Culture/Recreational Activities (Personal spending not included)

* Traveling on weekends to tourist attraction centers and entering fees for any tourist place/ hotel accommodations
* Smoking /drinking and clubbing
* Air ticket
* Transportation from host family to project
* Damage to or loss of luggage (baggage) - property.
* Insurance
* Internet access
* Vaccinations
* Meals outside host family
* Phone calls
* Medical bills

Experience Required


Volunteer Types

  • Law
  • Legal Aide

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

18 and over

This Program is open to

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

Typical Living Arrangements

  • Group living
  • Home-stays
  • Independent living

Participants Travel

Independently or in Groups

Typically Participants Work

Independently or in Groups

Application Process Involves

  • Online Application
  • Written Application

Typically The Application Process Time is

At least 7 working days