Who we are
IOI (Intercultural Outreach Initiative) is a non-profit organization operating in Cuba, Costa Rica, and the Galapagos Islands.
Our core mission is to support local communities and organizations in their efforts to protect their environments. We focus on areas of exceptional beauty and ecological significance.
What we do
We run international volunteer and study-abroad programs to support local conservation projects. We design these programs in collaboration with local communities and their institutions, creating or supporting conservation, education and social development projects.
Not only do these programs directly contribute to the conservation of the local environment, they also raise the quality of life of the communities, which is underlying requirement the make any conservation work sustainable.
What you can do
Join us on a life-changing adventure! This is your chance to have a real impact on the environment alongside local communities. We offer study abroad, research, corporate retreat and volunteering experiences in the Galapagos Islands, Cuba and Costa Rica.