1. Wildlife Tracking and Conservation
There are many job opportunities in Johannesburg, Africa to collect research and data on the land’s wildlife preserves. You can observe and come into close contact with some of the world’s most breathtaking mammals, including; elephants, lions, leopards, cheetahs, hyenas, and giraffes. You can expect your accommodations to be as unique as the area, where you can take slumber in a bungalow, also known as an African hut. Enjoy the company of your fellow travelers and local guides as you take in the spectacular views of the African safari.
2. South African Research
Another option for you to help the wildlife effort is to work in the area of environmental studies. The Elephant and Rhino Conservation and Research Team invites you to contribute to their noteworthy cause. Closely monitor these amazing creatures and study their behavior in South Africa. Your work in this area will provide you with an experience that will benefit your life and the world for years to come.
3. Coastal Community Aid in Ghana
Explore the beautiful, open space of Ghana and bring hope and support to this inspiring community. You will see your work benefit the people of Ghana firsthand while serving in the hospitals, schools, and the local radio station. This humanitarian effort not only helps the people of of Ghana, but it also has a lasting and positive impact on its environment
4. Organic Farming
There are many eco-friendly job opportunities in Canada, including organic farming. An excellent position for someone looking to grow their skills and see vegetables emerge from seed to harvest. Living quarters are provided along with full access to the organic vegetables from the garden.
5. Forest Conservation and Research
Within the coastal forests of Kenya, you can work in the exciting research of the Colobus Monkeys. During your stay you will contribute to their preservation of these amazing animals and become a member of the local community. Experience the culture of this region and learn vital conservation and research skills.
6. Dolphin Conservation Work
Travel to southern Kenya and research dolphin behavior and improve their conservation. Your critical work will contribute to the world’s much needed research on the East African Dolphins while you enjoy the peaceful beaches of Kenya.
7. Scuba Diving Research
There are endless opportunities within the field of scuba diving research and conservation. One in particular is the exploration of the underwater environment in the Seychelles where you conduct coral reef monitoring and aquatic research.
Karleia is a freelance blogger. Away from the office she enjoys spending time with her two young daughters and husband.