Experience the world with GVI - volunteer work abroad on critical humanitarian and conservation projects!
Global Vision International (GVI) was formed in 1998 to provide support and services to international charities, non-profits and governmental agencies, through volunteering opportunities, internship programs, training and direct funding.
GVI is a non-political, non-religious organisation, which through its alliance with over 150 project partners in over 40 countries, provides opportunities for participants to fill a critical role in the fields of environmental research, conservation, education and community development.
International partners include:
South African National Parks Board
Dian Fossey Gorilla Fund
Jane Goodall Institute
Rainforest Concern and Kenyan Wildlife Service
GVI is guided by a unique commitment to its participants and to its partners. To the participant it offers safe, responsible travel experiences, exceptional training and career development opportunities, and facilitates the ability to make a real difference. To its partners it commits all project ownership rights and all work is undertaken fully under their direction, in conjunction with the local community.
GVI staff members are of the highest calibre, from the office personnel to the staff in the field. Field staff are fully trained as full-time members of the GVI team.
GVI participants come from a range of different backgrounds and from all over the world! With over 2,000 people a year travelling with us to over 40 incredible countries worldwide, discovering new cultures, exploring awesome locations, making a real difference to the communities and environments and having life changing experiences - come and join the team!