An Abundance of Adventure

Volunteer in Latin America

Find the true spirit of community, kindness and adventure along the Caribbean coast.

Volunteer in Latin America with GVI and explore a land endowed with lush forests, pristine beaches, Mayan ruins and wonderful, welcoming local communities.

Critical science

Critical science

You'll contribute to vital conservation research targeted at protecting the earth's most valuable ecosystems.

Ethical engagement

Ethical engagement

Using the UN's SDGs as a framework, we've made a commitment to positive, constructive and sustainable impact.

Beautiful adventures

Beautiful adventures

You'll spend your days exploring some of the world's most breathtaking, exhilarating and remote wildernesses.

Latin America volunteer projects

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Book by 31 January 2022

Programs in Latin America

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Conservation

Caribbean Barrier Reef Divemaster Internship

Get the best of both worlds. Travel to the mangroves, white sands and striking blue waters of Amb...

Belize Diving and Marine Conservation Internship

Travel to Belize’s small tropical island of Ambergris Caye, the closest you can get to the Belize...

Belize Marine Conservation Expedition

Travel to one of the best scuba diving destinations in the world, the Belize Barrier Reef, a UNES...

Amazon cloud forest conservation internship in Peru

Gain hands-on wildlife and terrestrial conservation research experience in the cloud forests of C...

Amazon cloud forest conservation expedition in Peru

Join us in the Amazon cloud forest to conserve and research its unique biodiversity. Help to prot...

Mexico Coral Reef Ecology and Conservation Short Term Internship

Enjoy the warm tropical waters and the coral reefs of the Mexican...

Costa Rica Sea Turtle Research & Conservation Short Term Internship

Jalova will be your home away from home, as you participate in on...

Pacific Ocean and Caribbean Sea Marine Conservation and PADI Divemaster Internship

Experience two of the world’s top diving destinations while earni...

Wildlife Photography and Conservation Awareness in Costa Rica

Gain a new perspective on conservation through the lens of your c...

Reptile and Amphibian Diversity Research in the Costa Rican Rainforest

Monitor the health of Tortuguero National Park by recording sigh...

Bird Research in Costa Rica

Discover the tropical habitat of Costa Rica while learning about ...

Rainforest Exploration and Biodiversity in Costa Rica

On this program, participants will hike through the rainforests o...

Tortuguero Rainforest Conservation Teen Volunteering In Costa Rica

Learn what it takes to become an international conservationist wh...

Mexico Marine Conservation Expedition and PADI Divemaster Internship

Dive into a career in marine conservation by completing your PADI...

PADI Instructor Internship in Mexico

This comprehensive course takes you from a recreational diver to ...

Mexico Marine Conservation Short Term Internship

Start your career in ocean conservation by completing an internship with GVI in Mexico. You will ...

Costa Rica Conservation Short Term Internship

Wake up surrounded by the sounds of exotic birds and wildlife in ...

PADI Advanced Open Water and Marine Conservation Teen Volunteer Program in Mexico

Take the next step in your professional diving career by earning ...

PADI Diving and Marine Conservation Teen Volunteering in Mexico

Earn your PADI Open Water Diver qualification while exploring the...

Marine Conservation Expedition in Mexico

Learn how to dive and conduct coral reefs research before conduct...

Mexico Marine Conservation Expedition and PADI Divemaster Dive Centre Internship

Travel to the Caribbean coast of Mexico to learn about coastal ma...

Conservation Internship in Costa Rica

Gain valuable field-based experience and critical technical skill...

Sea Turtle Conservation in Costa Rica

Travel to Costa Rica’s Tortuguero National Park to assist w...

Jaguar Conservation in Costa Rica

Assist in the protection of the elusive jaguar in one of the only...

Wildlife Expedition in Costa Rica

Join a team of international participants in Tortuguero National ...

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Community Development

Short Term Teaching Internship in Costa Rica

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Community Development Volunteering in Peru

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Teaching English in Peru

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Community Development Internship in Peru

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Women’s Empowerment Program in Costa Rica

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Short-Term Community Development Internship in Costa Rica

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Costa Rican Rainforest Exploration And Cultural Immersion Teen Volunteer Program

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Volunteer with Children in Costa Rica

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Teaching English and Community Development Projects in Costa Rica

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New and Exclusive: GVI Experiences

A locally curated selection of extra activities are now included across our programs.

Enjoy a Belizean fish BBQ on the beach

Get immersed in Garifuna music and culture

Practise sunrise yoga on a beach pier

Dive Belize's iconic Blue Hole

Snorkel the Great Barrier Reef of Belize

Visit a wildlife rescue sanctuary

Spend the day at Secret Beach

Learn to make Belizean chocolate

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