Part 1: The UN, Global Goals & Gender Empowerment in Moshi, Tanzania

This year the world is marking 2016 as the year for Global Girls. It is the year that Goal 5 of the Global Goals is taking center stage.  Goal number 5 of the sustainable development goals is: “To achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls”.

Continue Reading Part 1: The UN, Global Goals & Gender Empowerment in Moshi, Tanzania

8 Reasons to Volunteer in Cape Town

Geri from Switzerland joined African Impact as a volunteer on our Teaching and Youth Development Cape Town Project in 2015 for 4 weeks. Here she list 8 reasons why Cape Town is an amazing place to volunteer.

Continue Reading 8 Reasons to Volunteer in Cape Town

An Adventure-Packed Festive Season in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Volunteer Stacy Schatz, from the USA, joined our Lion Conservation Program in Victoria Falls this year after making a career change, quitting her job and selling her house! She’s on a round-the-world adventure with some of our projects on her list. She spent a holiday season to remember surrounded by lions, adrenaline and adventure – read all about it!

Continue Reading An Adventure-Packed Festive Season in Victoria Falls, Zimbabwe

Fundraising Tips and Tricks From an Intern

Interning abroad with African Impact is one of the most amazing experiences I have ever had. However, I know that raising funds is an incredibly daunting process. It is a TON of work, but I will also be the first to tell you that it is not impossible.

Continue Reading Fundraising Tips and Tricks From an Intern