Computer Education in Malawi – Teach the Teachers

Our ‘Teach the Teachers’ computers initiative has seen some great progress over the last year.  Our volunteers have been teaching basic computer skills to teachers, which has also given them ability to access diverse and up to date information via the internet. This both enhances thei
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So much to do with your free time in Malawi!

Volunteers enjoy a real range of activities during their stay in Malawi. Volunteer on any of our rewarding projects in Malawi and you’ll be living in a shared volunteer house, overlooking the sparkling waters of Lake Malawi! This is a stunning location and its position on the sh
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Our fantastic new volunteer programmes in South Africa!

We’re excited to be offering four new volunteer opportunities in the beautiful Wild Coast region of South Africa’s Eastern Cape. The Wild Coast is a truly stunning region of this diverse country and these new volunteer projects provide very worthwhile and rewarding experiences whilst
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Why should people volunteer in Africa?

Testimonial from a recent volunteer, Lindsay Grimes, who is a nurse in the UK “Africa has had a bad rep lately. The media loves to cover war, killing, riots, disease, etc. The world sees death and destruction. But I dare you to challenge our Western notions of such a beautiful c
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Testimonial from Kirsty McHattie

Volunteering in Africa Kirsty McHattie, Trainee Teacher “When deciding to volunteer in Africa I was stuck for choice with so many great organisations offering volunteering opportunities. With regards my decision making it came down to the ethos of the organisation, type of exper
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Free Time – Malawi has so much to offer

Malawi: One of the poorest countries in the world, facing a HIV/AIDs epidemic, where hunger and malnutrition is widespread. Malawi: The warm heart of Africa, No. 5 in Lonely Planet’s ‘Best in Travel 2014’ – a list of the world’s most unmissable destinations and host of ‘the world’s mo
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Feeding Hungry Children in Malawi – World Hunger

Feeding hungry children, Malawi nursery, reduce world hunger
This May saw the start of our feeding programme for hungry children at the nursery in Malawi, at which volunteers assist with preschool education. It is the first time I have ever heard complete silence from the children, as they sat in anticipation on the first day we provided food!
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Computers arrive in Malawi

On Friday of last week the container, carrying 30 Viglen desktop computers and monitors donated by Solefield School in Sevenoaks, arrived safely in Malawi. The computers were unloaded at Malosa in southern Malawi, following a 12-week journey from Birmingham via Mozambique and transpor
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New Malawi Community Volunteer Projects off to a great start

I have just returned from Malawi where we have received the first volunteers at our new community volunteer programmes in Mangochi and  the projects have got off to a great start and been warmly received by the local community.  The projects focus on 3 primary areas: health, education
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Welcome to Naturally Africa Volunteers’ Blog

Welcome to the Naturally Africa Volunteers blog!  This area of the website allows us to share our thoughts, or developments related to volunteering, Africa, travel, or anything else current that we feel may be of interest to you, in a  fairly informal way. Not everything posted here w
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