A Leap Into the Wilderness

Volunteer in Madagascar

Explore the heritage and habitat of one of our remotest – and rarest – islands.

Known to some as the 8th continent, Madagascar is a biodiversity hotspot located near Africa’s southeastern coast. Absorb this utterly unique world and develop critical conservation skills while learning about and living among some of the rarest animals on earth.

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.

Madagascar volunteer projects

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Book by 31 January 2022

Programs in Madagascar

GVI

Planet

Conservation

Madagascar Lemur and Wildlife Conservation Expedition

Help to protect endangered and critically endangered lemur specie...

Madagascar Wildlife Conservation Internship

An exceptional career starts with an exceptional internship. Travel to the last remaining primeva...

GVI

People

Community Development

Madagascar Volunteer English Teaching

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Madagascar Teaching English Internship

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New and Exclusive: GVI Experiences

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

Learn to cook Malagasy cuisine

Handcraft your own canoes

Forage for local medicinal plants

Visit the island of the lemurs

Snorkel in a marine wonderland

Gaze and wonder at the southern constellations

Watch the sunset at Banyan tree

Sleepover on a remote volcanic archipelago

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