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Help run and improve Namibia's coolest surf hostel
  • Country: Namibia
  • Feedback: 14
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I am a passionate surfer-engineer-cook trying to live in a sustainable way and combine what I love with making a living -so I decided to set up this surf hostel in 2017. We opened in July 2017 but the backpackers is a long-term project in that it is ......

Typical farm life with our family in Maltahöhe, Namibia
  • Country: Namibia
New host 
We are a family of five and live on a farm in the south of Namibia. We are a German/ Namibian couple with three children. Guido was born in Namibia and Aileen moved from Germany to Namibia in 2009. Our farm is 12.000ha big and we run a lodge with 16 ......

Make a meaningful impact for the local community an help on our 5 acre farm near Bukanya, Uganda
  • Country: Uganda
  • Feedback: 19
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Jebale! Hi! My name is Ken and I am the founder of a project in the rural village of Mayirinya, Eastern Uganda. Me and my family, we are focused on community development. Here we run a farm house and plot of 5 acres of land, which I decided to turn ......

Join our family in Jambiani Zanzibar, Tanzania
  • Country: Tanzania
  • Feedback: 8
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I just moved to Zanzibar with my 5 year old son ,currently working on my start up dealing with tour organizing and making organic oils etc We are very excited to exchange ideas, cultures and learn from you as much as you do from us during your stay ......

Join our NGO and help with local community projects in Budaka and Pallisa, Uganda
  • Country: Uganda
  • Feedback: 1
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JOIN US AND HELP WITH OUR LOCAL COMMUNITY PROJECTS IN BUDAKA AND PALLISA. Hello Workawayers... We are an organization dealing with projects in poverty alleviation, schools and academics, health, community empowerment, agriculture, supporting the ......

Friendly Volunteers Host in the Rift valley, Kenya.
  • Country: Kenya
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We are a Christian Oriented Faith Based Organization, committed to the service of raising a fruitful generation that is grounded in the WORD of God and DEED in this current Dynamic world, for Holistic transforming. Development, services are carried ......

Cultural exchange and help around our school in Mpanda, Tanzania
  • Country: Tanzania
New host 
Hello, welcome to our Daycare and Nursery school, we live at Mpanda -Katavi region, in our school we enroll children from one year old up to 5year old.We use Montessori system for teaching the children by using english language which allowing them ......

Building strong circles of support through Education and Healthcare around children at Risk in Mbale, Uganda
  • Country: Uganda
  • Feedback: 10
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Community Members in Mbale, Uganda, often find it difficult to get good caretakers who will treat their children with respect, Care and love. Jeremiah a member of Rotary club and a community service Provider, along with others started a Community ......

Join our team and get creative in a musical environment in Tofo's paradise, Mozambique
  • Country: Mozambique
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MOZAMBEAT MOTEL IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS. WE CANNOT AND WILL NOT HOST ANY WORKAWAYERS AND WE DISCOURAGE EVERYONE TO TRAVEL. PLEASE STAY HOME, SAFE AND HEALTHY! Ray moved to Africa 9 years ago, to follow his dreams: ......

A building and permaculture project on Morocco's Atlantic Coast
  • Country: Morocco
  • Feedback: 14
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I am a 52-year old Scot and my wife, 43, is from Argentina. We have two very young children, Gaia (5) and Isaac (4). I am a jack-of-all-trades and have been many things in life, from soldier to TV presenter. I met my love in Ibiza where she had ......

Help us with developing and creating an Eco place in Kampala, Uganda
  • Country: Uganda
New host 
Our Backpackers is striving to become fully self sustainable, Eco friendly and to create awareness with art, murals and events. We are looking for happy go people who have a passion to help us! We are located in a peaceful residential area in ......

Welcome to my Palm farm in Tagounite, Morocco
  • Country: Morocco
  • Feedback: 3
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Welcome to our Palm Farm in Tagounite/Morocco ! Tagounite is a friendly village in the desert - come and join us in a traditional Mud House, 2,5 km away from the village in the silence and beauty of the desert. Musicians are more than welcome, we ......

Help with agriculture and learn about our traditions in Masvingo, Zimbabwe
  • Country: Zimbabwe
New host 
I am a proud father of 5 girls and 3 boys. My family is situated in the beautiful Jichidza Area (Zaka), with high mountains and deep green valleys. I have 20 years’ experience in tourism. Our family has been running ecotourism project for about ......

With any skill you have you will do your best to your exception in Uganda
  • Country: Uganda
  • Feedback: 80
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We are a Ugandan Non-Governmental Organisation that was established in 2007 to support poor vulnerable communities, including rural farmers, vulnerable children, women, youth, people living with HIV/AIDS, and the disabled. Our mission is to improve ......

Volunteer teaching in Victoria, Kenya.
  • Country: Kenya
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This is an Institution that provides education for sustainable development, applying permaculture ethical values and principles. The learning institution offers school curriculum for children of ages 3-14 (Primary) and 15-19 (secondary) Currently ......

Volunteer at a secandary school in Kenya.
  • Country: Kenya
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This is a Mixed Secondary school and a primary sch is based in Suba District. We have Permaculture and organic farming incorporated into a school curriculum through a school club. The school has a demonstration farm growing vegetables, fruit trees ......

Fitness and renewable energy project in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia
  • Country: Ethiopia
  • Feedback: 15
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We are a small Ethiopian athletics tourism and renewable energy company. We organise altitude training and hiking for every level of fitness enthusiast. We also run an athletics club, through which we work to broaden our athletes' skills in areas ......

Help the most vulnerable young people here in the Morogoro region, Tanzania
  • Country: Tanzania
  • Feedback: 9
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Hi, and welcome to our Workaway profile! . We operate in the Morogoro region of Tanzania, and we have two primary residence - one in Morogoro Town and the other in Mvomero, a two-hour bus journey away. Our mission is to alleviate the suffering ......

Organic farming living experience in Mfangano island, Kenya
  • Country: Kenya
New host 
Greetings from Mfangano island Kenya, We are couples, Wiragaya and Queen. We live in Western Kenya and as a community leader our mission is to bring Organic farming to my region. We are a community of small farmers facing changing weather patterns, ......

Welcome to our School in Arusha, Tanzania
  • Country: Tanzania
  • Feedback: 1
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Welcome to our School in Arusha, Tanzania (no fees are charged at our project) We registered in 2019 and are just starting right now to invite Volunteers from all over the world to join our project and help us to improve. Our mission is to support ......