Volunteer in South AmericaGlobalteer is a UK charity providing volunteer placements in South America. Volunteers work at children's, community and conservation projects.
Our projects are located in some of the friendliest countries in Latin America, Peru, Argentina and Colombia.
Volunteer Argentina Monkey Project
The Volunteer Argentina Monkey Sanctuary
is based near the vibrant city of Cordoba.
Argentina is the second largest country in South America and is famous for its food, dancing and soccer.
The volunteer project is a rescue, rehabilitation and release centre for Howler Monkeys recued from the illegal wildlife trade. Go to the Volunteer Argentina Monkey Sanctuary page.
Volunteer Colombia Kids Project
Colombia is one of the least known countries in Latin America. Following many troubled years, tourism is now a fast growing industry, although very little tourist money trickles down to the country's poorest people.
Our volunteer project in Colombia includes an outreach programme for street kids, orphanages, community development programmes, free education and day centres.
Volunteer Colombia Sloth Sanctuary
Volunteer to care for sloths in the diverse and beautiful Colombia, with its rich history stunning scenery, and welcoming people.
The Colombia Sloth Sanctuary
is a rescue, rehabilitation and release centre that has been working for the past 20 years to promote and protect the welfare of sloths in Colombia. Our partner project is at the forefront of wildlife conservation in the area, and has rescued over 800 animals – mainly sloths, but also armadillos, anteaters and other local species – from the illegal wildlife and pet trade over the last decade.
Go to the Volunteer Colombia Sloth Sanctuary Project
Volunteer Peru Amazon Rainforest Project
Volunteer with the Peru Amazon Conservation Project
in the spectacular Manu Biosphere. Manu is a major biodiversity hotspot located in the Amazon River Basin, and in 1987 the reserve was classified as a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
Volunteers with the Peru Amazon Conservation Project work directly with project staff on research, conservation and sustainable community initiatives that are helping to protect the spectacular Manu Biosphere Reserve. Go to the Volunteer Peru Amazon Rainforest Project page.
Volunteer Peru Community Project
The Volunteer Peru Community Project
is based in the amazing city of Cusco. Cusco is the oldest continually inhabited city in South America and the staging post for Machu Picchu.
Peru is one of the most visited countries in Latin America. Without a doubt, Machu Picchu is one of every traveller's must-sees in Latin America, if not the world. Go to the Volunteer Peru Community Project page.
Volunteer Peru Dog Rescue Project
The Volunteer Peru Dog Project
is based in the historical city of Cusco.
Peru has a rich culture and many major tourist attractions including the amazing Machu Picchu near Cusco.
The volunteer project is a rescue, rehabilitation and adoption centre for street dogs. Go to the Volunteer Peru Dog Rescue page.
Volunteer Peru Wildlife Sanctuary ProjectThe Volunteer Peru Wildlife Sanctuary Project is located in the town of Puerto Maldonado, Peru. Peru is well known for its biodiversity and at this project you will work with rescued rainforest animals to rehabilitate them.
You are only a short flight from Cusco, the staging post for Machu Picchu. Go to the Volunteer Peru Wildlife Sanctuary Project page.