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Are you interested in the Dominican nature and plants? You have an open mind and like to speak in front of other people? Then this project could be perfect for you.

You will work as a translation guide for German tourists who visit us to get to know the Dominican flora represented in the Botanical Garden.

Task fields could be:

– Introduce foreign visitors to the ecological museum to explain Dominican life areas

– Introduce visitors to the gallery of the scholars of the flora of the island of Hispaniola and photographs of endemic and native plants of the country

– Take the train tour, where the visitors are introduced to the different areas of life of the Botanical Garden

Program Details

  • Program Type
    • Volunteering
  • Location
  • Program for an individual or for a group
  • 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