Volunteer & experience real wildlife conservation in Africa
Our mission is to help save our planet’s endangered wildlife and wild places from extinction. Wildlife ACT runs important conservation projects in Africa. We focus on Cheetah, African Wild Dog, Rhino, Lion, Elephant, Leopard, Vulture and Turtles.
VOLUNTEER IN AFRICA
Join the only Fair Trade Tourism certified wildlife volunteer program in Africa supported by the WWF and contribute to some of the most important and exciting endangered and priority species conservation work being done on the ground. It’s real Africa, real conservation, and the experience of a lifetime. Awarded second place in Africa for Best for Habitat & Species Conservation at the African Responsible Tourism Awards 2017.
STUDENTS & INTERNSHIPS
Some of the most unique African wildlife research opportunities and practical learning environments in South Africa for those wishing to gather research data for undergraduate degrees. Monitor Africa’s iconic species and the habitats in which they live. Spend a Gap Year gaining valuable field research experience and training, or gather data for dissertation papers.
Wildlife ACT Fund is a non-profit trust on a mission to save our planets’ endangered wildlife & wild places from extinction. We believe this is the only chance we have of saving ourselves. Passionate, experienced, on-the ground conservationists doing critical work where it’s needed most. Delivering time & expertise, implementing anti-poaching measures, finding & funding equipment, and educating communities.
Endangered Species Conservation
Leopard Conservation Census
WHY VOLUNTEER WITH WILDLIFE ACT?
Supported by WWF
We are the only African volunteer organisation who work with and are supported by WWF.
Max 5 Volunteers per Reserve
Small groups allow direct involvement with important conservation tasks - working side-by-side with our experienced monitors.
Fair Trade Tourism Certified
We offer the first wildlife volunteer programme in Africa to be Fair Trade Tourism certified!
We Work on 5 Different Reserves
Experience the unique diversity of our reserves located across Zululand - the birthplace of African Wildlife Conservation.
Experience National Reserves
We’re honoured to be the only volunteer organisation to work on nationally proclaimed African wildlife reserves.