Mozambique Diving, Research and Community Work!

Mozambique Diving, Research and Community Work!
From £1600 - 3250
Duration 14 - 28 or more Days
From £1600 - 3250
Duration 14 - 28 or more Days
Get qualified in Mozambique working alongside our marine biologists & founder, helping with conservation through research, education and diving, collecting.

Our mission: Make Guinjata Bay and the surrounding area a Marine Protected Area

In order to achieve our mission as a non-profit we need to take volunteers as part of our team. We have developed a cutting edge volunteer program that gives individuals the chance to work along-side our marine biologists and the local community, helping with conservation, through research, education and diving over a 2 – 4 week period (you can stay longer but please enquire about this).

We are currently offering positions for a select number of participants on the following program dates:

2018
July 8th – July 29th (finishing August 3rd inc. safari)

July 29th – August 19th (finishing August 24th inc. safari)

2019
April 7th – April 21st (finishing April 26th inc. safari) 2-3 WEEKS
July 7th – Just 28th (finishing August 2nd inc. safari) 3-4 WEEKS
July 28th – August 18th (finishing August 23rd inc. safari) 3-4 WEEKS

As a Love The Oceans volunteer you form an essential part of our team. We’ll train you up in all the areas you need while you’re with us in country so there are no prerequisites to this program! Depending on the time of year, you will complete the following activities while you’re with us (please enquire as to the exact itinerary):

  • PADI scuba diving training (get qualified!)
  • Night-time turtle patrols
  • Free diving training
  • Ocean safari and whale surveys
  • Fisheries data collection
  • Coral reef surveys
  • Helping improve the local school facilities
  • Teaching swimming lessons to local children and adults
  • Learning to source and cook local food
  • Learning basic Portuguese and Bitonga (an original African tribal dialect)
  • Local cooking lessons (learn how to survive like Bear Grylls!)
  • Optional 5 nights on safari in South Africa

This is a once in a lifetime opportunity that will not only give you hands on practical experience that you will not get elsewhere, but also a leg up in the world of conservation careers!

Places fill up fast so we recommend applying as soon as possible!

Why volunteer with us rather than other organisations?

  • Cheaper – all of the above is included and more!
  • Smaller – a unique experience where you are valued as an individual and get to work alongside the founder
  • Only in one place – stronger and better links to our community
  • Specific focus and commitment to conservation and community welfare
  • Recognised as a valuable educational learning experience – offered at universities around the UK as part of the marine biology degree.
  • Comply with BSI standards
  • We’re an ethical volunteering organisation, something we feel PASSIONATELY about – read more on this on our website
  • We’re a World Cetacean Alliance Partner so you know your work is truly doing good

APPLY NOW

 

 

 

What's Included

  • Food
  • Accommodation
Experience Volunteering
Region Africa
Country Mozambique

LoveTheOceans

Love the Oceans is a non-profit marine conservation organisation working in Guinjata Bay, Mozambique. Love The Oceans hopes to protect and study the diverse marine life found here, including many species of sharks, rays, turtles and the famous humpback whales. We use research, education and diving to drive action towards a more sustainable future. Our ultimate goal is to establish a Marine Protect...
See all products from LoveTheOceans >
Profile picture of

Interested in Mozambique Diving, Research and Community Work!? Ready to enquire?

Here are some of the ways to get in touch with our experts…

Find similar experiences

Search

Education and Community Support

from £845

14 - 84 days

Tanzania

Give back to those who are less fortunate by teaching English and other skills in a rural community of Tanzania....

Whale Sharks & Turtles Internship

from £1425

28 - 140 days

Tanzania

Spend your summer volunteering and gaining relevant experience in the African Island paradise. Come and see the crystal clear waters...

Teaching in Zanzibar

from £939

14 - 84 days

Tanzania

Located in a village right on the coast of Zanzibar, this project gives you the chance to assist with teaching,...

Nile Trans Nairobi to Cairo Overland

from £2475

63 days

Egypt, Ethiopia, Kenya, Sudan

An expedition through the heart of Africa, crossing deserts, rivers and mountains and overcoming a multitude of challenges this continent...

Volunteer with Children in Rural Tanzania

from £1295

21 - 180 days

Tanzania

Immerse yourself in Tanzanian life and volunteer at a children's village school in the Karatu Region. This is a fantastic...

Game Reserve Conservation Volunteer

from £280

14 - 84 days

South Africa

Explore the stunning African landscape whilst simultaneously creating a long-lasting impact on the wildlife that lives there with this conservation...

Social Work Internship in Cape Town

from £660

14 - 168 days

South Africa

Cape Town is a fantastic destination for an international internship - a vibrant and bustling city with business, medical and...

Madagascar Teaching Placement

from £895

28 - 70 days

Madagascar

Teach in a local school in one of the most extraordinary destinations on Earth. Provide vital basic skills, environmental education...

Madagascar Healthcare

from £545

7 - 28 days

Madagascar

This exciting programme will challenge you and show you the reality of working as a medical professional in a developing...

Volunteer, Scuba and Explore Madagascar

from £1950

28 - 70 days

Madagascar

Program includes a mix of projects and adventure which includes: marine and forest conservation (includes scuba training), teaching English and...

Find similar experiences

Search

South Africa Expedition: Kruger Walking Safari

from £1675

Brimming with elephants, lions, buffalo, rhino, zebra and hundreds of bird species, Kruger National Park stands tall among the great...

Masai Mara Camping Safari

from £759

If you’re short on time, this adventure serves up the colours, culture, and wildlife of Kenya in four incredible days....

Custom Family East Africa

There are few travel experiences in the world quite like tracking the Big Five across the Serengeti and Masai Mara....

Highlights of Tanzania

from £790

Make like Dora and get ready to explore the vast wilderness of Tanzania on this once-in-a-lifetime safari adventure. Starting in...

Botswana & Zimbabwe Safari

from £3699

Experience the ultimate wildlife adventure with this ten-day trip through some of the best wildlife reserves you'll ever see. Keep...

Mt Kilimanjaro Trek – Machame Route (9 Days)

from £2024

Experience the splendour of Kili with an extra day on your trek to acclimatize to the summit of Africa's highest...

South East Adventure 24 Day

from £1170

‘Safari’ is a Swahili word meaning ‘journey’ – and without a doubt, this will be a journey you'll never forget!...

Rome to Lisbon on a Shoestring

from £1439

Thought Mediterranean Europe was out of your reach? Think again. Take two weeks to voyage through France, Italy, Monaco, Spain,...

Mountain Gorillas of Rwanda

from £3645

Visit Rwanda, Africa's home to some of the last remaining mountain gorillas and a place where you will be warmly...

Beaches, Game Parks & Gorillas

from £3720

Journey through the heart of East Africa and be amazed by the astounding diversity of landscapes and wildlife – verdant...

More inspiration and advice

Search
[contact-form-7 id="4" title="Contact form 1"]