Jennyfer ExantusReviews

Jennyfer: Mobotse – Volunteer in October 2019

Mobotse. Mobotse in Sepedi means beautiful in English.  Mobotse is the word that comes to my mind when I look back at the two weeks I spent at DAKTARI. Mobotse were the office staff, the volunteers, the kids, the kitchen and maintenance staff, the animals. Mobotse was the Sepedi language I tried to speak, the…

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Silke & MoutonReviews

Silke: her dream comes true – Volunteer in July 2018

Hi there! My name is Silke, I’m 22 years young and live in Belgium. Normally, I was supposed to stay at DAKTARI for 4 weeks. However, after living my dream for 3 weeks, I realised I wasn’t ready to say goodbye yet and decided to add another 2. I’m sad to say that my adventure…

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Joshua HopkinsReviews

Josh: a rewarding summer – Volunteer in June 2018

“Hello. My name is Joshua Hopkins or David as some people called me by my middle name for the first week or so. I am from Scotland and I stayed at DAKTARI for a total of 10 weeks. I really wanted to spend my summer doing something productive and rewarding and as I loved working…

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Léna BlosseReviews

Léna: an adventure of a lifetime – Volunteer in August 2018

“My name is Léna, I am 20 years old, I come from France and I stayed 3 weeks at DAKTARI. I always wanted to do volunteering and I decided in November 2017 that it would be this year ! So I did a huge amount of research on the internet about volunteering, others volunteer’s experiences, organisations all around…

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MarineReviews

Marine: volunteer with children – Volunteer in June 2018

I had to do a civic internship for my school, I decided to take this opportunity to realise something special and go abroad. I was already really involved in the children cause around the world with the NGO UNICEF and also in the environmental cause in my all-day life. Then I found DAKTARI, which works at…

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Ophélie & JulieReviews

Ophélie & Julie: friends adventure – Volunteers in June 2018

“Hello ! We are Ophélie and Julie. We are 23 years old and come from Belgium. We stayed at DAKTARI for three weeks. We wanted to volunteer abroad and were looking for a project that was meaningful to us. As future childhood psychologists, we wanted to work with children. Taking care of animals and the environment were other…

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