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Why OGVO-Ghana?

Our Generation Voluntary Organisation (OGVO) prides itself on being a highly regarded volunteering organisation that constructs partnerships with the communities we work in.

Our mission is to foster a whole range of cross-cultural understanding and amity by providing young people with quality opportunities for international volunteering, interns, inter-cultural exchange and travel experience, education and training.1


Pre-trip Process for Participants

(Must complete at least one (1) month before start date)

• Choose program, start date end date
• Apply online (fill out online application)
• Send deposit of USD 200 (please e-mail us for directions)
• Book flight
• Obtain Passport (valid for at least next 6 months)
• Obtain VISA for Ghana
• Visit Travel doctor for vaccinations and health advice
• Yellow Fever Vaccination is required / generally, the following Immunizations are recommended: Hepatitis A, Hepatitis B, Tetanus, Diphtheria, Measles, Polio, Anti-malaria medication, Rabies (Not essential but recommended if you expect to come into contact with wild animals or a placement working with animals), Typhoid. (Note: Visit a physician who specializes in international travel at least a month, if not longer,
prior to your trip).
• Tell us any dietary requirements
• Tell us any medical conditions
• Register online with embassy
• Pay Full Balance of Program Fee (please e-mail us for directions)

Medical Volunteers
• Medical and nursing students must send us a letter from their school advisor confirming enrolment status.
• Doctors and nurses should send us a copy of their medical or nursing license.





“As a westerner coming to Africa for the first time, Ghana has provided an excellent introductory experience to the continent. While the spirit of Africa is certainly alive and well here, Ghana's people are welcoming, and give off a certain friendliness and hospitality that is not to be found in other African countries. read more>>
Alexander J. Godfrey, Australia

  • Medicine & Healthcare Internship
  • Dental Elective Program
  • Volunteer Orphanage Program
  • Volunteer Street Children Program
  • Veterinary Internship Placement
  • Disabled Children Volunteers Placement 
  • Journalism Internship Placement
  • Microfinance Volunteers Program
  • Summer Community Service & Travel
  • Construction Volunteering Programs
  • Educational Trip for School Groups
  • English Teaching Volunteers
  • Wildlife Volunteers Placement
  • Midwifery School Electives/Internship
  • Agriculture & Farming Volunteers

Quick facts about Ghana
  • Arrival airport …………Accra (ACC)
  • Capital City …………… Accra
  • Religion ……………………Christian
  • Currency …………………Cedi (GHC)
  • Population ……………… 24 Million
  • Language …………………English (official)
  • Time Zone ……………… UTC + 00:00
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