Volunteer Conservation Abroad

Responsible Conservation Volunteering in Latin America & South-East Asia with a UK Charity.

Conservation Volunteering the responsible way! Globalteer is dedicated to supporting ethical conservation projects in South East Asia & Latin America. Why not join us and volunteer to help projects working to protect & save our wildlife and environment!

Volunteer in Conservation Abroad

You can volunteer in Conservation Projects in the Amazon Rainforest, on a beautiful small island Restoring Coral Reefs, protecting Sea Turtles or at an Elephant Sanctuary that works to protect the remaining wild population of Elephants.

The volunteer programmes are in Peru, Borneo, Costa Rica and Cambodia.

If you have a passion to make this planet a better place, then choose your volunteer project below.

Volunteering in Marine & Sea Turtle Conservation

Average Volunteer Rating for our Conservation Projects
(4.8 / 5)


Peru Amazon Conservation Project

The Peru Amazon Rainforest Project is based in an idyllic setting deep within the Amazon rainforest of Peru, Manú National Park. Volunteers work to protect the forest that still habours endangered jaguars, pumas, ocelots, tapirs, sloths, anacondas, river otters, caiman and a myriad of other species. Manú is a major biodiversity hotspot.

Borneo Marine Conservation

The marine conservation project focuses on protecting and replanting coral reefs damaged by 45 years of illegal blast fishing around the islands of the Celebes Sea, Malaysian Borneo. Damaged reefs offer no hiding places for fish, and blast-rubble scattered over the sea floor leaves bare sand, which supports few species.

Costa Rica Sea Turtle Conservation

The Costa Rica Sea Turtle Conservation project focuses on  the conservation of four species of sea turtles - the Oliver Ridley, Pacific Black & the occasional Leatherbacks & Hawksbills. The main objective of the project is to alleviate the natural and man-made threats that affect the turtle's nests on the beaches.

Cambodia Elephant Sanctuary

The Cambodia Elephant Sanctuary is based at the head of a beautiful jungle valley in Eastern Cambodia, providing rescued elephants with the most natural living environment possible. The project also works tirelessly in elephant conservation to protect Cambodia's remaining wild elephant population.

Borneo Sea Turtle Conservation

The Borneo Sea Turtle Conservation Project focuses primarily on protecting and conserving endangered green and hawskbill turtles that nest on the beaches around the project between May & September. Although officially protected by law, turtle eggs can still be sold at markets and poachers often raid known nesting sites.

  • Jessica Robinson Avatar

    5 star rating   I had an amazing experience volunteering with Globalteer earlier this year. Well organised, really helpful and welcoming staff and a... read more

    Jessica Robinson 1/12/2018
    Nick James Avatar

    5 star rating   Great organisation making a real difference in Peru.

    Nick James 12/20/2017
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    5 star rating   My experience with Globalteer was amazing and I've volunteered with them two years in a row now in Siem Reap.... read more

    A.N. Barry 1/14/2018
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    5 star rating   Amazing! They matched me with the perfect project and went out of their way to make sure I had everything... read more

    Casey Scholl 1/12/2018
    Peter DiFrancesca Avatar

    5 star rating   Spent 2 weeks at a dog rescue in Cusco, Peru. Such a rewarding experience. Candice and Globalteer were there every... read more

    Peter DiFrancesca 7/10/2017
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    5 star rating   Learnt so much in an authentic and safe environment. Accomdation was also perfectly chosen and I made friends for... read more

    Crystal Moniz 2/13/2018
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    5 star rating   One of the best experiences I've ever had! The Globalteer staff was extremely friendly, helpful, and made me feel right... read more

    Anna Von Foerster 6/30/2017
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    5 star rating   I had a great experience with Globalteer in Peru. The staff really made me feel welcome and Cusco is such... read more

    Ariana Rodney 11/05/2017
    Lauren Franklin Avatar

    5 star rating   I volunteered with the Peru Community Project out of Cuzco for 5 weeks. I was so impressed with the amazing... read more

    Lauren Franklin 6/30/2017
  • Colin Elkington Avatar

    5 star rating   My time spent volunteering in Siem Reap, Cambodia, with Globalteer was one of the most eye-opening and inspiring experiences I've... read more

    Colin Elkington 1/13/2018
    Sally Bateman Avatar

    5 star rating   I have volunteered with the Globalteer Cambodia Community Project in 2014 and twice in 2017 and will be returning this... read more

    Sally Bateman 1/17/2018
    Mark Catling Avatar

    5 star rating   Great experience in Peru, couldn't fault the hard work these people put in to support people less fortunate than myself.... read more

    Mark Catling 6/30/2017
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    5 star rating   Working with Globalteer and Picaflor house is amazing. They're great in every way. I've worked with them during two extended... read more

    Jeff Bartlett 6/30/2017
    Hope Wilson Avatar

    5 star rating   I had the best time volunteering, especially with a background in childcare I found this an amazing experience and highly... read more

    Hope Wilson 1/16/2018
    Misti Johnson Avatar

    5 star rating   Recently I had the wonderful opportunity to volunteer through the Globalteer organization. The individuals who work/volunteer for them were... read more

    Misti Johnson 7/01/2017
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    5 star rating   Volunteering with Globalteer at Picaflor House was an incredible experience - everything was well organised from day one and any... read more

    Hannah Verity Stone 6/30/2017
    Eva Deix Avatar

    5 star rating   Coming from a country with very few organisations that offer international volunteering jobs (Austria), I had to trust online reviews... read more

    Eva Deix 1/14/2018
    Fiona Mehmet Avatar

    5 star rating   I volunteered with Globalteer in Cambodia last year and I had an amazing experience. Every member of the team there... read more

    Fiona Mehmet 1/16/2018
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    5 star rating   I began volunteering with Globalteer on the Clean Water project in Cambodia for 2 weeks. This experience was one of... read more

    Robert Bisson 1/12/2018
    Jessica Robinson Avatar

    5 star rating   I had an AMAZING experience volunteering on two different projects with Globalteer. You really get to experience life in... read more

    Jessica Robinson 1/12/2018