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Volunteering Abroad in GhanaGhana known as one of the friendliest countries in the world is one of the best places in Africa to experience the unique African culture, the warm tropical sunshine and the beautiful coastal beaches that stretches along the Gulf of Guinea.
So plan to spend your summer break, vacation or gap year with International Volunteer Travel, serving communities in Ghana and be part of the many volunteers and interns who have signed up to have an experience of a lifetime in Ghana.
We have provided lots of information about the African country of Ghana in the Ghana Country Profile Page.
Ghana Volunteer and Internship Programs
International Volunteer Travel offers a range of volunteer abroad opportunities and overseas internship placements to choose from in Ghana. You can work in any of the following areas, namely: orphanages; medical work; sports; teaching; agriculture and village life.
Combination of Programs
In addition to Volunteer placement in Ghana, the International Volunteer Travel also offers opportunities for Internships Abroad in Ghana, a Language and Cultural Experience, and Ghana Adventure Tours and Holidays.Volunteer and Internship Abroad Programs in Ghana can be offered independently or in combination with the Ghana Language and Cultural Experience or the Ghana Adventure Holidays programs.
The Application Process
Questions and Other Information
To access more information on any aspect of our West African programs in Ghana please click on any link on the left or top links bars. For answers to your questions not provided on the link pages, please go to the page on Frequently Asked Questions.
Length of Program:
1 to 12 weeks.
1st and 3rd Thursday of every Month; Plan to arrive the day before.
Airport Arrival Time:
Preferably by 4:00 PM
Accommodation, & Meals:
Special volunteer house or carefully selected Ghanaian households; 3 Ghanaian meals provided per day.
Mondays to Fridays. 3 to 6 hours daily (10 to 20 hours weekly).
Ghana Volunteer Projects
You can also access the Ghana program fees by clinking here.