Conservation Global (CG) aims to promote conservation, sustainable development, and a global community through experiential youth development programs and ongoing research projects.



ConserVETion is running in September 2016! Contact us for more information! ConserVETion is a course aimed at contributing…


A Taste of South Africa

A Taste of South Africa Stuck inside daydreaming of sprawling vineyards, vibrant deep smells of spices and soil,…


Conservation Ecology

The Conservation Ecology program is designed for students and professionals interested in gaining acute knowledge of conservation ecology…


Into the Wild

Into the Wild is a two-week long intensive course in conservation with a focus on experiential education. The…


Custom Courses

Conservation Global offers custom environmental courses for students in undergraduate and masters programs. We are able to offer a…


The Seed Project

The Seed Project (TSP)’s mission is to support the development of integrated small-scale organic gardens, support the garden’s…


Eden Honeybee Project

The Eden Honeybee Project (EHBP) is a project to help local beekeepers maintain healthy beehives. Named “Eden” because…

GL Giraffes

Parasitology of Wild Ruminants

Telediagnosis approach in wild ruminants of an African park with parasitic formless Dr. Gianluca Zaffarano spent one-month with…


Parasitology of Wild Felines

Francesca spent a month with Conservation Global conducting research and furthering her knowledge of parasites in wild felines,…


Food Security

The Food Security Project aimed to identify and foster an understanding of the factors that promote or hinder…


Project Thandora

Thandora, a zoo elephant for more than 25 years, was released into a wild area after public pressure…


Conservation Global organized a dually educational and adventurous experience across South Africa. As a student I was able to learn more about apartheid and its effects on the nation from prominent political leaders. Also, I was able to better understand the needs and efforts of conservationists across the area to protect some of the worlds most endangered animals. From finding dolphins in the Indian Ocean, cage diving with great whites, and spotting lions on the game reserve, this experience reestablished the necessity in myself to protect our wild lands across the globe. If we do not protect them, who will?

Anna Hixson March 25th, 2015

Conservation Global provided a comprehensive and engaging travel experience for a group of seasoned travelers. My expectations were exceeded due to the organization’s ability to strike a balance between learning and fun, academics were firmly grounded as the motivation for all activities. We had access to sustainability focused thought leaders who were great privileges to learn from; many of whom were only accessible through this fantastic organization and their vast network of environmentalists. From a beautiful sunrise hike of Lion’s Head in Cape Town to spending time with the students at Tsiba college in Knysna, I would happily relive this trip in a heartbeat. I am grateful for Conservation Global and the time and energy they put in to ensure a memorable, inspiring and educational South African adventure for all involved.

Morgan Mellinger May 24th, 2016

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