Volunteering Ivory Coast! Go Volunteer Africa, the leading and largest volunteer travel organization welcomes you to Ivory Coast also known as Côte d’Ivoire. Ivory Coast popular for its beach resorts, rainforests and a French-colonial legacy. Abidjan, on the Atlantic coast, is the country’s major urban center.
Its modern landmarks include ziggurat like, concrete La Pyramide and St. Paul’s Cathedral, a swooping structure tethered to a massive cross. North of the central business district, Banco National Park is a rainforest preserve with hiking trails.
Go Volunteer Africa’s volunteering Ivory Coast community volunteering program offers some of the most diverse and rewarding volunteering experiences, providing volunteers to get involved with a huge range of activities from construction, community outreaches and even environmental conservation.
VOLUNTEERING IVORY COAST PROGRAM HIGHLIGHTS
- Coach sports and games
- Take up a medical care job
- Work with our arts and music project
- Teach French, English and other languages
- Help support economic empowerment program
- Get involved in our environment conservation project
- Help support skills development project for youth & women
Whether a volunteer is working in a women’s shelter, youth activities or elderly social centre or with remote bush tribes, community development volunteering offers the chance to discover many different aspects of volunteering and make a truly positive impact on the lives of others.
IVORY COAST FAST FACTS
Ivory Coast, also known as Côte d’Ivoire, officially the Republic of Côte d’Ivoire, is a country on the southern coast of West Africa. Its political capital is Yamoussoukro, in the centre of the country; while its largest city and economic centre is the port city of Abidjan. It borders Guinea to the northwest, Liberia to the west, Mali to the northwest, Burkina Faso to the northeast, Ghana to the east, and the Gulf of Guinea (Atlantic Ocean) to the south.
Its official language is French, and indigenous languages are also widely used, including Bété, Baoulé, Dioula, Dan, Anyin, and Cebaara Senufo. In total, there are around 78 different languages spoken in Ivory Coast. The country has a religiously diverse population, including numerous followers of Christianity, Islam, and indigenous faiths.
- LANGUAGE: French
- DAILING CODE: +245
- CAPITAL: Yamoussoukro
- COUNTRY SIZE: 322,463 sq km
- MONEY: West African CFA franc
- POPULATION: 27,569,286 (approx)
- OFFICIAL NAME: Republic of Côte d’Ivoire
IVORY COAST VOLUNTEER PROJECTS
There are currently no openings for volunteering in Ivory Coast. New volunteer projects will be announced here when available. We are not accepting volunteers at the moment for this destination and it’s not available as choice in our volunteer application form.
If you have any questions about volunteering in Ivory Coast, simply Make an inquiry here and we will guide! If you are running, know or involved with a meaningful development project in Ivory Coast that needs volunteers’ support, then Go Volunteer Africa is here to help them, visit our host volunteers page.