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Wildlife Action Group 
The Wildlife Action Group is a non-governmental, non-profit organization working to protect Malawi's wildlife and environment. Its volunteer programme allows to develop a practical knowledge of wildlife and life in the bush and to have a lasting positive impact on the environment.  Visit site
More about: Malawi
Volunteers push green movement 
Ong Chee Siang spends many sleepless nights mentoring young environmentalists, educating people about climate change and organising green events. He is part of a growing number of National Environment Agency (NEA) volunteers who promote recycling, help residents improve energy efficiency, and educate Singaporeans about climate change.   Visit site
More about: Singapore
Lessons From Paraguay 
As my Paraguayan host mother passed me a guampa of hot mate early one morning, three weeks into my five-week project, I thought, "The materials will never arrive."  Visit site
More about: Paraguay  Health
Edge of Africa 
The organization's specialized teams help you find an ethical placement which not only benefits you but also makes a long term difference to the projects and people of Africa.  Visit site
More about: Children  MDG 7
Millions poised to clean up the world 
On 19-21 September, the 16th Clean Up the World weekend will see millions of volunteers come together in more than 100 countries to clean up the environment. The theme of this year's event is 'Start Today... Save Tomorrow - Clean Up our Climate'.   Visit site
Planet Drum (Ecuador) 
Planet Drum was founded in 1973 to provide an effective grassroots approach to ecology that emphasizes sustainability, community self-determination and regional self-reliance.  Visit site
More about: Ecuador  MDG 7
Freiwillige in Parks (Germany) 
The volunteer programme in the Nationale Naturlandschaften invites volunteers to support the German national parks, nature parks and biosphere reserves. International volunteers contribute to the park's activities through their special competences and experiences – e.g. language skills, expertise and own traditions – and are a big benefit. (Website in English, German and other languages)  Visit site
More about: Germany  MDG 7
Student's Partnership Worldwide 
SPW is an international non-governmental organization that recruits and trains young adults (aged 18-28) as volunteer Peer Educators, to lead programs that address urgent health and environmental issues in Africa and Asia.  Visit site
Groundwork (Ireland) 
Groundwork’s focus has been on the removal of the invasive Rhododendron ponticum from Killarney National Park, Co. Kerry. Volunteer workcamps for 2008 will commence on 22 June 2008 for 12 weeks with the last week commencing 7 September.  Visit site
Wildlife Direct 
WildlifeDirect is set up to transfer donated funds from all around the world, quickly and efficiently, to where they are intended in their entirety - net only of bank fees. To do this it is separately registered as charities in the US, UK and in Kenya, and its commitment to conservationists and donors is total transparency. Online volunteer bloggers are required to help out.  Visit site
More about: MDG 7  Online volunteering

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