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Global Volunteers

Become a global volunteer on your gap year and make a difference around the world. There are amazing opportunities to volunteer abroad everywhere across the planet and if you go global on your gap year you can have the maximum impact and the most exciting adventures at the same time.

South American skills

Send your skills soaring in South America as you sample some sensational volunteering projects in Peru or take up a new challenge in Costa Rica. Get volunteering on a global scale as you immerse yourself in Ecuador or get going to the Galapagos in your gap year.Why not volunteer and learn Spanish in Peru for an all-round South American adventure? Or become a global volunteer with a go-getting attitude as you enjoy some animal magic in this astonishing continent on a unique Amazon Wildlife Rescue project.

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African adventures

Be amazed by Africa as you take global volunteering to the max in this magical continent.  Become a Cape Town community volunteer and make a difference in stunning South Africa.  With so many incredible volunteer projects in South Africa, you'll be spoilt for choice; you can choose to work with communities or try some safari adventures where you work with wonderful wildlife, on projects such as making yourself a marvellous monkey sanctuary volunteer. Or Volunteer with communities and settlements in Cape Town and become a tried and tested global volunteer on your gap year travels.

Going global!

If you want to truly go global then book your very own itinerary on a Gap 360 round the world trip. Plan in as many perfect volunteer projects as you please and make sure you really are a fully-fledged global volunteer on your gap year.

20 trips

  • Africa
  • Asia
  • Australasia
  • Central & South America
  • Europe
  • Middle East & Central Asia
  • North America
  • Polar Regions
  • Travel Around the World
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  • Adventure Trips
  • Paid Work
  • Volunteering
  • Learn & Develop
  • Short Trips
  • Close to Home
  • Round The World
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  • Independent Adventures
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