GVI is recognized as the leader in the field for running critical conservation and community development programs across the globe. Our staff, who are experts in their field, are based year round and full time in 19 bases across 14 countries . In addition we work with some very high profile partners, including Save The Children, SAN Parks and other government organizations, which gives our work great credibility and enables us to access areas other companies are simply unable to reach. This enables us to offer exciting, relevant and career enhancing opportunities for your students.
We’ve worked with a number of top colleges and universities across the globe including: Columbia University, Western Washington University, New York University, Duke University, University of Oregon, Texas A&M University, Northeastern University, Central Institute Technology Perth, Queens University Belfast, University of Melbourne, University of Glasgow, University of Lisbon and NACURH.
THE BENEFITS OF WORKING ALONGSIDE GVI AS A UNIVERSITY GROUP...
Wildlife Management Studies in South Africa
"We choose GVI to help us run our volunteer program due to their field structure and excellent reputation."- South Africa
Marine Diving Conservation in Mexico
"GVI is formally recognised as high quality dive training establishment."- Mexico
Environmental Studies in Thailand
"It was fantastic. Well organised, safe and good content that matches with what we are doing at college."- Central Institute Technology, Perth
Sustainable Development Studies in Costa Rica
"The holistic approach of our programs in Quepos allows us to contribute to the education of the children where and when our work is needed the most. "- Ex-Costa Rica Country Director
Cape Town Community Development
"GVI have looked after us from the very beginning, but most importantly for me they ensured that our trip was an exact fit to what we were looking for. I thoroughly recommend GVI to anyone; whether you are an educator looking to take a group away, or an individual looking for a career break or some volunteering experience, GVI will cater for you."- Newton International