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Learning for the Good of It: Responsible Travel through Language Schools in Guatemala

 Learning for the Good of It: Responsible Travel through Language Schools in Guatemala
Learning for the good of it: responsible travel through language schools in Guatemala.

South Africa's' Chacma Baboons In Danger of Extinction

South Africa's' Chacma Baboons In Danger of Extinction
South Africa: Lorna Thomas describes efforts to save the Chacma baboons of South Africa.

Humanitourism: Saving Dogs and Cats in Greece

Humanitourism: Saving Dogs and Cats in Greece
'Humanitourism' Offers a Greek Adventure and Help for Animals in Need

Ecotourists Save the World: The Top Ten Volunteer Wildlife Conservation Programs in the US

Ecotourists Save the World: The Top Ten Volunteer Wildlife Conservation Programs in the US
Ecotourists Save the World:The Top 10 volunteer Wildlife Conservation Programs in the US

Animal Care in Egypt: Working for Working Animals

Animal Care in Egypt: Working for Working Animals
Animal Care in Egypt: Working for Working Animals

Philippines: Helping After Haiyan

Philippines: Helping After Haiyan
After Typhoon Haiyan,people around the world wanted to help rebuild the Philippines.Projects Abroad is helping them do that.

Travel to Help Endangered Animals Abroad

Travel to Help Endangered Animals Abroad
Have you ever wanted to pair travelling with animals? Try a journey abroad to work with endangered species!

Visit Cameroon With The Humanity Exchange

Visit Cameroon With The Humanity Exchange
Visit Cameroon With The Humanity Exchange: A chance to volunteer working with orphans in West Africa.

Giving Back While Traveling

Giving Back While Traveling
Terra Incognita Tours donates parts of its proceeds to helping charities their customers care about.

Jamaica: Volunteering to Help Save the Reef

Jamaica: Volunteering to Help Save the Reef
Oracabessa Jamaica: Volunteers clean the reef to try and bring it back to healthy state on the north coast of Jamaica.

Mozambique: Volunteering on Horseback

Mozambique: Volunteering on Horseback
Mozambique: a chance to help out by volunteering on a horseranch. Riding horses in Mozambique.

Building Peace in A Time of War: Global Volunteers in Ireland

Building Peace in A Time of War: Global Volunteers in Ireland
A description of the Global Volunteer Network's efforts to promote peace in Northern Ireland by supporting the Glencree Centre.

Supporting Eco-travel in Mexico and Central America

Supporting Eco-travel in Mexico and Central America
Victoria Schlesinger writes about organizations promoting sustainable travel in Mexico and Central America.

Make a Difference: Help Homeless Children in India

Make a Difference: Help Homeless Children in India
The author writes about the Global Volunteer Network and its work saving children from preventable diseases.

Volunteering in Kenya: From the Safari to the Relief Station

Volunteering in Kenya: From the Safari to the Relief Station
The author explains how volunteers can trade in package holidays for a chance to help people in need in drought-stricken Kenya and other countries.

Tracking Elephants in Namibia

Tracking Elephants in Namibia
Kristi Girdharry explains how volunteers can trade in package holidays for a chance to help people in need in drought-stricken Namibia and other countries.

Keeping the Faith: The Maasai Environmental Resource Coalition

Keeping the Faith: The Maasai Environmental Resource Coalition
The author describes the work of the Maasai Environmental Resource Coalition.

Mapping the World Community by Community: The Green Map System

Mapping the World Community by Community: The Green Map System
Mapping the World Community by Community: The Green Map System

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GoNOMAD's Code of Responsible Tourism

GoNOMAD's Code of Responsible Tourism

Korea: Pitching In to Clean Up An Oil Spill

Korea: Pitching In to Clean Up An Oil Spill
Lucy Corne, who has been living in Korea for almost a year, and her friends join Korean volunteers to help clean up an oil spill.

Volunteers For Peace: Making Travel More Meaningful

Volunteers For Peace: Making Travel More Meaningful
Jessica Courtney writes about Volunteers for Peace, a non-profit group based in Vermont which places volunteers in more than 3,000 projects around the world.
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Volunteering in Zambia: 'This is the Growing'

Volunteering in Zambia: 'This is the Growing'
Andréa Cabrita spends two months volunteering at a community school in Chibuluma, Zambia, where she finds bright smiles, singing and dancing in spite of widespread hardship and poverty.

Siem Reap, Cambodia: The Children in the Temples

Siem Reap, Cambodia: The Children in the Temples
Victoria Cho describes her visit to an orphanage near Angkor Wat, Cambodia's most famous temple complex, and her experience giving English lessons to Cambodian children.

Tanzania: Adventures of a Volunteer in Bomang'ombe

Tanzania: Adventures of a Volunteer in Bomang'ombe
Nellie Huang writes about volunteering in Tanzania, where she taught and helped to build a school in the village of Bomang'ombe.

Planting Trees in 90210

Planting Trees in 90210
Volunteers plant trees and restore the ecosystem in Beverly Hills, CA -- feature story on Tree People, a nonprofit group.

Thailand: Dada's Grand Plans for Helping Kids

Thailand: Dada's Grand Plans for Helping Kids
Ryan McDonald describes his involvement with the Baan Dada orphanage in western Thailand and outlines ways people can help the children there.

Sustaining the Tropical Coasts of the Philippine Islands

Sustaining the Tropical Coasts of the Philippine Islands
The author writes about efforts of the Coastal Resource Management Program to preserve the natural beauty and the wildlife of the Philippine Islands' coastal areas.

Take a Load Off: Adopt an Elephant

Take a Load Off: Adopt an Elephant
How to adopt an elephant in Thailand to help preserve their habitat. GoNOMAD feature story.

Keeping Nepal Informed: The Kathmandu Environmental Education Project

Keeping Nepal Informed: The Kathmandu Environmental Education Project
The Kathmandu Environmental Education Project (KEEP) aims to help minimize the negative influences of tourism by advocating and promoting 'minimum impact' trekking through presentations and lectures t ...

Giving Back to Israel: Volunteering With Ethiopian-Israeli Communities

Giving Back to Israel: Volunteering With Ethiopian-Israeli Communities
Nicole Sobel writes about a life-changing experience volunteering in two Ethipian-Israeli communities in Israel with the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee and Hillel.

More Top Sustainable and Responsible Travel Programs in Africa

More Top Sustainable and Responsible Travel Programs in Africa
A listing and link to the top sustainable and responsible travel programs in Africa. GoNOMAD.com feature guide.

Kawaza Village Tourism Project: Authentic Village Visits

Kawaza Village Tourism Project: Authentic Village Visits
Victoria Schlesinger writes about the Kawaza Tourism Project, providing authentic village visits in Zambia.

Building Trails, or Trying To, In Baikal, Siberia

Building Trails, or Trying To, In Baikal, Siberia
Siberia: Joshua K. Hartshorne describes a volunteer trail building expedition in Siberia.

Street Kids' Community Villages: Helping Homeless Children in India

Street Kids' Community Villages: Helping Homeless Children in India
Mark Helyar describes community vilages that give street kids a chance to get an education and learn vocational skills.

War and Peace: Reflections From the Glencree Centre for Reconciliation, Ireland

War and Peace: Reflections From the Glencree Centre for Reconciliation, Ireland
War and Peace: Reflections From the Glencree Centre for Reconciliation, Ireland

Saving Endangered Sea Turtles on Mannai Island inThailand

Saving Endangered Sea Turtles on Mannai Island inThailand
Thailand: Bruce Marsland travels to the remote village of Laem Mae Phim, Thailand to work on a volunteer program rescuing endangered sea turtles.

Eco-Certified Tour Boats Now Ply the Galapagos

Eco-Certified Tour Boats Now Ply the Galapagos
Sofia Perez describes efforts to promote responsible tourism in the Galapagos Islands.

Asaafa, Ghana: Take a Vacation, Make a Difference

Asaafa, Ghana: Take a Vacation, Make a Difference
Ariel Newman interviews Brandon McKay of the One Love Foundation, which is working to improve education and health care in Asaafa, Ghana.

Alternative Spring Break: Building Houses in Uruguay

Alternative Spring Break: Building Houses in Uruguay
As an alternative to the usual college spring break, Jon Brandt helps build a house for a family in Uruguay.

Living Large and Giving Large: Promoting 'High-End' Travel Philanthropy

Living Large and Giving Large: Promoting 'High-End' Travel Philanthropy
Elevate Destinations is a new company that arranges high-end luxury tours and makes donations to charitable organizations in the countries they visit.

 
 


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