Volunteering, Study Abroad, Internships in Africa

Named the World’s Top Volunteer Abroad Organization for the 4th year in a row, African Impact is proud to offer multi-award-winning responsible volunteer projects, gap year travel programs, internships, and service learning opportunities across 10 African countries

Volunteer Overseas with Africa’s Most Transformative and Impactful Responsible Travel Organization

At African Impact, we create life changing journeys. We are pioneers in the volunteer travel industry and experts in responsible volunteering, curated service learning and internships in Africa. We invite you to join our passionate teams and experience projects built, grown and developed hand-in-hand with local African communities since 2004. Let us take you #BeyondVolunteering to Africa, a place that connects cultures, mindsets and ideas. A place that leaves us all awed, inspired, able to do more, discover more and to make a real impact.

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Community Volunteering

Community Volunteering

Conservation Volunteering

Conservation Volunteering

Internships in Africa

Internships in Africa

Study Abroad

Study Abroad

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Our Latest Blog Posts

Education the Mandela Way: Study Abroad in Africa as a Means to Achieve Sustainable Change

A contemplation of study abroad and Mandela’s belief that education is a lifelong practice of pursuing knowledge and understanding through experience, dialogue, reflection, and action.

An Intern’s Experience Creating a Gender Equality Curriculum for NAFGEM in Tanzania

A Gender Equality intern in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania discusses her experience and how she helped create a relevant curriculum for Network Against Female Genital Mutilation (NAFGEM).

Zambia: A Country Struggling to Survive or One of the Most Stable Nations in Africa?

Various news publications recently reported that Zambia is on the brink of famine. But are things really as bad as the news suggests?

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