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The Ultimate Southern Africa Bucket List

By | Sports Coaching Project Blog, Cape Town, Tips, Tricks and Travel, Hands-on Lion and Wildlife Research Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Featured, Wildlife Photography Project Blog, South Africa, Orphan Care Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Social Work Internship Blog, Cape Town, Gender Equality Internship Blog, Victoria Falls, Predator Research Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, Photography Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, Christmas Volunteering in Victoria Falls Blog, Zambia, Professional Field Guide Training Course Blog, South Africa, Tourism, Hospitality and Marketing Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Ultimate Volunteering Adventure Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Lodge Management Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, High School Group Volunteering Blog, University Group Volunteering Blog, Elephant Research and Conservation Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Teaching and Backpacking Adventure Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Family Group Volunteering Blog, Marine Research and Conservation Project Blog, Mozambique, Healthcare and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Community Tourism and Enterprise Internship Blog, Kilimanjaro, Community Teaching and Chimpanzee Conservation Project Blog, Zambia, Education and Rural Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, African Impact Foundation Internships Blog, Horse Management and Lion Conservation Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Teaching and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Wildlife and Lion Photography Project Blog, Antelope Park, Community Teaching and Street Children Project Blog, Antelope Park, Endangered Black Rhino and Elephant Project Blog, Zimbabwe, Wildlife Photography Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Chimpanzee Sanctuary Project Blog, Zambia, Lion Conservation and Community Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Sports and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Medical and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Big 5 Wildlife Research and Youth Empowerment Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Leopard and Predator Research Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Great White Shark Conservation Project Blog, South Africa, Wild Coast Uplift Project Blog, South Africa, Cheetah Re-Introduction Project Blog, South Africa, Community Healthcare Project Blog, Antelope Park, Hands-on Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Teaching and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Orphaned and Vulnerable Child Project Blog, Cape Town, Early Childhood Development Blog, Cape Town, Orphan Day Care and Community Support Project Blog, Zululand, Rural Medical and HIV Awareness Project Blog, Zululand, African Big 5 Wildlife Conservation Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Desert Elephant Conservation Project Blog, Namibia, Holistic Horse Management Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Marketing and Social Media Internship Blog, Cape Town, The Build-It Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Veterinary Assistance and Animal Shelter Project Blog, Cape Town, NGO Marketing Internship in Cape Town Blog, 2-Week Nature Enthusiast Course Blog, Limpopo, Human Rights and NGO Law Internship Blog, Cape Town, Healthcare and Medical Internship Blog, Cape Town, Christmas Volunteering in Victoria Falls Blog, Zimbabwe, Christmas Volunteering at Antelope Park Blog, Zimbabwe, Christmas Volunteering in Livingstone Blog, Zambia, Wildlife Veterinary Assistance Course Blog, South Africa, Social Impact Experience Blog, Cape Town, Gender Equality Internship Blog, South Africa, Gender Equality Internship in Tanzania Blog, Social Development and Entrepreneurship Internship Blog, South Africa | No Comments

It’s time to start building the perfect itinerary and visit one of the world’s top travel destinations, Southern Africa. We’ve done our very best to narrow down those activities you absolutely have to try and come up with the ultimate Southern Africa bucket list.

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African Impact Nominated Best Volunteer Organization for Conservation

By | The Bigger Impact, Big Cat Wildlife Research Project Blog, Masai Mara, Dolphin Research Project Blog, Zanzibar, African Impact News, Hands-on Lion and Wildlife Research Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Featured, Wildlife Photography Project Blog, South Africa, Predator Research Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, Photography Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, Elephant Research and Conservation Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Marine Research and Conservation Project Blog, Mozambique, Healthcare and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Community Teaching and Chimpanzee Conservation Project Blog, Zambia, Horse Management and Lion Conservation Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Teaching and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Wildlife and Lion Photography Project Blog, Antelope Park, Endangered Black Rhino and Elephant Project Blog, Zimbabwe, Wildlife Photography Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Chimpanzee Sanctuary Project Blog, Zambia, Lion Conservation and Community Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Big 5 Wildlife Research and Youth Empowerment Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Leopard and Predator Research Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Great White Shark Conservation Project Blog, South Africa, Marine Expedition Project Blog, Seychelles, Lemur Conservation Project Blog, Madagascar, Facilitated Research Program Project Blog, Hands-on Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, African Big 5 Wildlife Conservation Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Desert Elephant Conservation Project Blog, Namibia, Holistic Horse Management Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Veterinary Assistance and Animal Shelter Project Blog, Cape Town, Wildlife and Monkey Sanctuary Project Blog, Malawi, Wildlife Veterinary Assistance Course Blog, South Africa | No Comments

African Impact has once again been recognized as one of the best volunteer organizations globally by the World Travel Awards and others.

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10 Ways to Travel Plastic-Free

By | The Bigger Impact, Sports Coaching Project Blog, Cape Town, Big Cat Wildlife Research Project Blog, Masai Mara, Dolphin Research Project Blog, Zanzibar, Project Blogs, Tips, Tricks and Travel, Hands-on Lion and Wildlife Research Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Featured, Wildlife Photography Project Blog, South Africa, Orphan Care Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Social Work Internship Blog, Cape Town, Gender Equality Internship Blog, Victoria Falls, Maasai Tribe Empowerment Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Predator Research Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, Photography Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, ALERT Internships Blog, Christmas Volunteering in Victoria Falls Blog, Zambia, Professional Field Guide Training Course Blog, South Africa, Tourism, Hospitality and Marketing Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Ultimate Volunteering Adventure Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Lodge Management Internship Blog, Greater Kruger, High School Group Volunteering Blog, University Group Volunteering Blog, Elephant Research and Conservation Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Teaching and Backpacking Adventure Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Family Group Volunteering Blog, Marine Research and Conservation Project Blog, Mozambique, Healthcare and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Community Tourism and Enterprise Internship Blog, Kilimanjaro, Community Teaching and Chimpanzee Conservation Project Blog, Zambia, Education and Rural Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, African Impact Foundation Internships Blog, Teaching and Community Support Project Blog, Zanzibar, Horse Management and Lion Conservation Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Teaching and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Wildlife and Lion Photography Project Blog, Antelope Park, Community Teaching and Street Children Project Blog, Antelope Park, Endangered Black Rhino and Elephant Project Blog, Zimbabwe, Wildlife Photography Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Chimpanzee Sanctuary Project Blog, Zambia, Lion Conservation and Community Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Sports and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Medical and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Big 5 Wildlife Research and Youth Empowerment Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Leopard and Predator Research Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Great White Shark Conservation Project Blog, South Africa, Teaching and Orphanage Support Project Blog, Kenya, Wild Coast Uplift Project Blog, South Africa, Cheetah Re-Introduction Project Blog, South Africa, Terrestrial Expedition Project Blog, Seychelles, Marine Expedition Project Blog, Seychelles, Teaching and Community Uplifting Project Blog, Malawi, Medical Outreach and HIV Education Project Blog, Malawi, Sustainable Development Project Blog, Madagascar, Lemur Conservation Project Blog, Madagascar, Hospital and Clinic Support Project Blog, Kenya, Facilitated Research Program Project Blog, Community Healthcare Project Blog, Antelope Park, Hands-on Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Teaching and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Orphaned and Vulnerable Child Project Blog, Cape Town, Early Childhood Development Blog, Cape Town, Orphan Day Care and Community Support Project Blog, Zululand, Education and Community Support Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Rural Medical and HIV Awareness Project Blog, Zululand, African Big 5 Wildlife Conservation Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Desert Elephant Conservation Project Blog, Namibia, Holistic Horse Management Internship Blog, Antelope Park, Marketing and Social Media Internship Blog, Cape Town, The Build-It Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Veterinary Assistance and Animal Shelter Project Blog, Cape Town, Wildlife and Monkey Sanctuary Project Blog, Malawi, Building and Construction Project Blog, Madagascar, NGO Marketing Internship in Cape Town Blog, 2-Week Nature Enthusiast Course Blog, Limpopo, Human Rights and NGO Law Internship Blog, Cape Town, Healthcare and Medical Internship Blog, Cape Town, Christmas Volunteering in Victoria Falls Blog, Zimbabwe, Christmas Volunteering at Antelope Park Blog, Zimbabwe, Christmas Volunteering in Livingstone Blog, Zambia, Wildlife Veterinary Assistance Course Blog, South Africa, Social Impact Experience Blog, Cape Town, Healthcare Internship Blog, Cape Town, Gender Equality Internship Blog, South Africa, Gender Equality Internship in Tanzania Blog, Social Development and Entrepreneurship Internship Blog, South Africa | One Comment

Here at African Impact we love to travel. But, what happens when your dream vacation comes to an end and you leave those dreamy beaches and bustling markets behind? Here are our 10 hot tips to travel plastic free.

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Does good volunteering exist? A response to J.K. Rowling

By | The Bigger Impact, Sports Coaching Project Blog, Cape Town, African Impact News, Featured, Orphan Care Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Social Work Internship Blog, Cape Town, Gender Equality Internship Blog, Victoria Falls, Ultimate Volunteering Adventure Project Blog, Victoria Falls, High School Group Volunteering Blog, University Group Volunteering Blog, Teaching and Backpacking Adventure Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Family Group Volunteering Blog, Community Tourism and Enterprise Internship Blog, Kilimanjaro, Community Teaching and Chimpanzee Conservation Project Blog, Zambia, Education and Rural Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, African Impact Foundation Internships Blog, Teaching and Community Support Project Blog, Zanzibar, Teaching and Lion Conservation Project Blog, Antelope Park, Community Teaching and Street Children Project Blog, Antelope Park, Lion Conservation and Community Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Sports and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Medical and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Big 5 Wildlife Research and Youth Empowerment Project Blog, Greater Kruger, Teaching and Orphanage Support Project Blog, Kenya, Teaching and Community Uplifting Project Blog, Malawi, Hospital and Clinic Support Project Blog, Kenya, Community Healthcare Project Blog, Antelope Park, Teaching and Community Development Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Orphaned and Vulnerable Child Project Blog, Cape Town, Early Childhood Development Blog, Cape Town, Orphan Day Care and Community Support Project Blog, Zululand, Education and Community Support Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Rural Medical and HIV Awareness Project Blog, Zululand, Social Impact Experience Blog, Cape Town, Healthcare Internship Blog, Cape Town, Gender Equality Internship Blog, South Africa, Gender Equality Internship in Tanzania Blog, Social Development and Entrepreneurship Internship Blog, South Africa | No Comments

As an organization who has proudly worked with orphaned children across Africa for over a decade, the African Impact team feel a responsibility to respond to the growing criticism of volunteer travel that has been pushed to the forefront by recent comments from author and philanthropist, J.K. Rowling. We wish to bring balance to a debate that questions the role of volunteer tourism in childcare and push to end the common generalization of the international volunteer sector.

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Girls in Zambia receive their certificates from the Girl Impact

3 Billion USD to be Used for Girls’ Education

By | The Bigger Impact, Featured, Gender Equality Internship Blog, Victoria Falls, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Cape Town, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Victoria Falls, Girl Empowerment Project Blog, Kilimanjaro, Gender Equality Internship Blog, South Africa, Gender Equality Internship in Tanzania Blog | No Comments

The G7 partners pledged $3bn to help fund education to over eight million vulnerable girls and women all over the world. This step has been taken at the G7 Summit to redress gender inequality by investing in girls’ education.

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