Africa volunteer programs

Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer is the Africa's leading comparison platform for volunteer abroad programs. We guide you through a safe and easy application process. Planning your next meaningful trip with Moonlighttoursexpwdition Volunteer gives you free access to: .

Find your Best International Volunteer Program

"I love to travel and want to do something meaningful. I just don’t know where to start...."

Does that sound familiar? It did to us.

We believe humans are happiest when they're part of something greater. This is why we built the Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer platform, to fulfill your desire for meaningful travel and worldwide volunteering.

We designed a platform that makes it easy to search and compare volunteer abroad opportunities. We think world volunteering has never been so easy.

Your Extra Layer of Security

When you book a volunteer program with Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer, you’re also getting an extra layer of security. Not only will you be sure that your volunteer project meets ethical standards, but Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer also provides you with financial security, a flex-option and customer support to help you navigate the world of volunteering.

Ethical Standards and Social Transparency

We created a platform to search and compare volunteer, but we also wanted to guarantee our international volunteers an ethical volunteer abroad experience.

This is why all our partners go through an extensive screening process that complies with our ethical standards and requirements for social transparency.

Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer works with the most trustworthy volunteer organizations, e.g. Global Vision International (GVI), Plan My Gap Year, Gapforce, The Great Projects, Love Volunteers, Global Nomadic, Global Vision International, and Volunteering Solutions.

Financial Security

When you apply as a program volunteer with Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer, you're also adding an extra layer of financial security. We have a money-back guarantee if your volunteer abroad program cancels, and as the icing on the cake, we also guarantee the best price!

Flexibility and Support

Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer lets you keep your volunteer experience flexible. If you booked a volunteer abroad project for wildlife conservation in Africa but then decided you’d rather save local comminity, no problem. You can switch programs at no extra cost.

You’re also not alone during your search for volunteer work abroad. Our customer support team is there to help you with any questions about our volunteer abroad projects and guide you through the entire process. We want your volunteer abroad experience to be as smooth as possible.

Our Volunteer Abroad Programs

From 2021, Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer offers more than 1,000 volunteer programs in 12 countries. Whether you’re excited about marine conservation in Madagascar or dream of teaching soccer in Tanzania, you'll find these international volunteer opportunities along with many others on our platform.


If you're a water lover, join a program for marine life conservation with whales, dolphins, sharks or sea turtles. Start dreaming of marine conservation destinations like Zanzibar, South Africa, Mombasa-Kenya, the Mafia, and Maputo.

If you prefer keeping things dry, apply for one of the wildlife conservation programs with lions, rhinos, pandas, orangutans or gorillas. Volunteers, you’re in for an extraordinary experience. Programs in Africa, Australia, Latin America and South-East Asia are waiting for you.

Be sure to contact us for the best program information on elephant sanctuaries, sloths rescue centers, and street animal shelters.


Volunteers concerned about climate change can support reforestation efforts in Africa, fight the civil war in Africa or learn all about organic farming in Kenya.

With over 100 environmental conservation programs, nature lovers will find volunteer jobs that will make an impact on the environment and the local community.

Community Services

If you’re a people person, volunteer in the world for one of the community service programs. Human rights programs, construction projects, culture, and the arts, or NGO management initiatives, all need volunteers. Your help is crucial to support these international volunteer programs and encourage cultural interchange.

Humanitarian Aid and Teaching

Are you a teacher who's looking for international teaching experience or an aspiring teacher who wants to volunteer and get their TEFL? Explore and teach in some of the most exotic hotspots in Africa. Teaching is the best way to increase future opportunities within a community.

If you’re a medical professional or a medical student, join one of the many medical volunteer programs spread across our Africa Destinations. Healthcare providers and childcare professionals are always in high demand. Gain volunteer experience abroad in humanitarian aid and start changing lives.

Volunteer Abroad Programs for Everyone

Whether you’re over 50, a student, a medical professional, on a budget, or prefer a luxury volunteer and travel program, we'll help you find the perfect volunteer opportunities overseas.

All Ages

Moonlight Tours Expedition Volunteer offers programs for volunteers of all ages. Some programs are happy to welcome families with young children while other programs have a minimum age requirement of 18 years. Seniors, don’t hold back, your work and life experience are extremely valuable to volunteer projects abroad.

Most programs have a minimum age requirement of 18 years. In some cases, projects will accept applications from high school volunteers from the age of 15.

Internships Abroad

University students can count their volunteering experience as an . Gain hands-on international work experience and learn things you’ll never get out of a textbook. Whether you’re a medical student, studying business or doing veterinary training, there are plenty of internship programs you can join. Help the local community and get invaluable work experience abroad.

Group Volunteering

If you think volunteering abroad would be the perfect team-building experience, take a look at our . There’s nothing that boosts the team-spirit like doing volunteer work together. Apply for a program together in wildlife conservation or community service in Africa!

Short-term Volunteering

If you think you don't have enough time for a volunteer trip, don't worry, we've even got your back on this one. There are several short-term volunteering abroad options. Be sure to check out our short-term mission trips

What kind of volunteer work can I do in Africa?

Whether you are interested in teaching, childcare, construction, medical volunteer work, environmental conservation or volunteering with wildlife, M.T.Expeditiion has volunteer work in Africa that is suitable for volunteers with a range of skills and experience.

How much does it cost to volunteer in Africa?

With the best value programs and low fees starting from only $250 for 1 week, M.T.Expedition makes it super affordable to organize volunteer trips to Africa with comprehensive support services that you won’t find elsewhere.

How do I volunteer in Africa?

Applying to volunteer in Africa is simple, once you have decided where to volunteer in Africa and which project you would like to join, you can apply online. Our team of Volunteer Travel Specialists will then guide you through the next steps to secure your spot and start preparing for your trip. You can learn more about how to volunteer in Africa and explore our full range of volunteer opportunities below.