Volunteer in Democratic Republic of the Congo
The Democratic Republic of the Congo, also known as DR Congo, the DRC, DROC, Congo-Kinshasa, East Congo, or simply the Congo, is a country located in Central Africa. Find structured, free & low cost volunteer opportunities in the Congo with international and local charities, NGO's, non-profit organisations and animal sanctuaries.
Why Volunteer in the Congo
- Learn about fantastic work being done on the ground
- Authentic experience, a lot less touristy than volunteering in South Africa for example
- Meet friendly local people
- Make a real difference
- Get a life changing experience
Popular Places to Apply
You can find placements throughout the country in places like:
Please not most wildlife conservation programs are in very rural areas of the country.
Best Volunteer Organisations in the Congo
These places are recommended for international participants keen to make a difference in the Congo:
HELP Congo is a Congolese association and NGO working for the protection of primates, particularly chimpanzees, and their habitat.
Congo Volunteer Reviews & Testimonials
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