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Are you interested in nature and wildlife in the Dominican Republic?  Do you like to talk about local botany to international visitors?   Make a difference in a local community by volunteering as a translation guide for German tourists who visit the botanical gardens.

You will introduce international visitors to the botanical gardens and explain local plants and wildlife.   You will speak about various plants, such as the flora of the island of Hispaniola and show photographs of native plants.    Make a difference in a local community as you volunteer alongside friends in the Dominican Republic.

Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
    Individual
  • Program highlights
    • Get to know the Dominican Republic culture, learn Spanish, and enhance your intercultural skills.
    • Learn about various plants and wildlife by working in Dominican Republic's Botanical Garden.
    • Boost your public speaking skills by teaching about local botany.

What's included in your experience

  • Housing
  • Host Family Placement
  • 24/7 Emergency Support
  • Meals
  • Continuous Support
  • Orientations during your time abroad
  • Access to Alumni Network
  • Worldwide Presence
  • 70 Years Experience
  • Individual Contact Person
  • Airport Pick-up
  • Domestic Transport
  • Internship Placement
  • Language Instruction

What you are responsible for

  • Global Competence Certificate
  • Pre-Departure Orientation
  • Re-entry Orientation
  • Airfare
  • Visa Application Assistance
  • Visa and Passport Fees
  • Stipend
  • Medical Insurance
  • Vaccinations