Volunteer In the Perhentian Islands
The Perhentian Islands are straight from a postcard and rated the most beautiful islands in Malaysia by CNN. Join forces with Ecoteer to help
Rainforest Community & Conservation Adventure Project
Live with the Termiar People & explore the wonders of Malaysia’s tropical rainforest.
Volunteer Tiger Conservation Taman Negara
Learn how to track tigers & wildlife & spot animal traps in the rainforest and meet the Batek tribe community.
Volunteer with Orangutan in Indonesia
Provide care for orangutans and other orphaned and injured wild animals who are preparing for rehabilitation and eventual release back to the wild.
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Volunteer work in Asia
Volunteer in Asia and Malaysia with Ecoteer where we run volunteer projects on tropical islands to tiger conservation projects in Taman Negara. Each conservation volunteer project is unique and will allow you to help a cause in Malaysia whilst getting to know the people and culture, offering you a meaningful volunteer holiday experience. You can volunteer with tigers, Learn to dive and save turtles, volunteer with Orangutans or even climb to the 2nd highest peak in Malaysia.
You can also enjoy volunteer holidays in Sri Lanka with elephants or Teach English in Thailand, help local communities in India, play your part at an Orangutan and Wildlife Rescue Centre in Indonesia or even join a volunteer conservation project in Bali.
If you don’t know where to experience a volunteer abroad project then choosing to volunteer in Asia is highly recommended as the routes are backpacker and gap year friendly with many similar travelers on their own voyages of volunteer abroad experiences. You can join volunteer projects in Malaysia, Borneo, Bali, Thailand, Sri Lanka, India, Nepal, Cambodia, Laos, Indonesia and many more. Join one of Ecoteer Responsible Travel’s Volunteer abroad projects in Asia and Travel with a cause.
Voluntary work abroad opportunities in Kuala Lumpur-Yellow House KL
Ecoteer Responsible Travel has partnered with a Malaysian NGO to offer a volunteering backpacker hostel in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. You can get involved in local volunteer work as much or as little as you like. Volunteer work projects range from helping at soup kitchens to conservation projects at Ampang Forest Reserve. If you want to experience the non-touristy side of Kuala Lumpur whilst helping out then a volunteer holiday at the Yellow House is for you. The Yellow House is perfect for anyone including families, couples and individuals as long as you want to experience KL.
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Volunteer abroad in Africa
Ecoteer Responsible Travel has partnered up with various NGO’s in Africa, offering conservation volunteer projects that allow you to volunteer with Lions, Gorillas, Great White Sharks, Rhinos, Whales and Colobus Monkies. Or whilst you volunteer in Africa you may want to help the local communities and teach English or run a recycling swap shop. Ecoteer’s new marine conservation diving project offers you the chance to volunteer abroad in the Red Sea. You can volunteer in South Africa, Zimbabwe, Kenya, Ghana and Egypt.
Volunteering in Africa is something that will be challenging, diverse but ultimately satisfying. There are so many things to see and do and with the world’s largest animals in both the sea and on land volunteering in Africa on a volunteer conservation project can only be described as a dream come true.
School Fieldtrips and Group Volunteering
One of the best ways to learn is through experiencing. This is why Ecoteer Responsible Travel now offer school fieldtrip programmes which are perfect for secondary and tertiary education groups. Your students can get involved in one of our three projects in Malaysia. But all have four similar elements.
Learn by doing – We get your students actively involved in conservation efforts.
Service learning – the best way to learn and to give back to the local community at the same time
Community projects – The community project depends on what is needed at the time at each of the projects, could be beach cleans, home improvement or school improvement projects
Cultural immersion – All of our projects are based in a local village/community. Your programme will benefit the local community not only by your actions but financially (all food, accommodation and transfers are locally owned) and also through a cultural immersion and exchange between your students and the local children and their parents.
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