• We run all our own projects and programmes, which means we can provide an unparalleled level of safety, support and quality control on your programme.
  • Book with African Impact. Travel with African Impact. If your school book a programme with African Impact, our full time staff in the UK and Africa will deliver the trip in country and support you every step of the way.
  • Schools can engage with specific projects and communities from the beginning.
  • We have been operating in Africa for 17 years. we live and breathe it every day. We know our communities, our families, our tribes and our staff. We have built every project hand-in-hand with them, meaning it is led and directed by them. This enables us to combine extraordinary experiences with genuine impacts.
  • We are experts in Africa. We only operate in Africa.
  • Schools and students can stay engaged with the project and communities after the programme, via our project updates, our foundation or volunteering.
  • We operate in Africa year round and have permanent infrastructure on the ground.
  • We have offices in the UK and Africa.
  • We are fully financially protected, independent and robust.
  • Our bookings are fully flexible, if impacted by COVID.
  • Awarded the safe travel stamp, by the World Tourism Council, which certifies that African Impact has adopted world class health and hygiene protocols for safe travel.
  • Awarded COVID-19 Compliance certificate by the Tourism Business Council of South Africa (TBCSA).
  • Our team of experts live and work in communities across Africa full time.
  • We conduct ongoing and thorough risk assessments.
  • Fully bonded by the UK Package Travel Regulations.
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Mission and Values

We want to pioneer responsible travel in Africa.


Our mission is to deliver the best international student experiences in Africa with long-lasting impact for both the communities we work in, as well as the young people travelling with us.
The values that guide the way we operate as a company and interact with each other and our guests are explained as follows:



We challenge ourselves to never stop learning and commit to stretching ourselves beyond the familiar to gain new insights. We consistently look at ways to improve and welcome change.


We approach our mission positively, with resilience and make achieving our vision a fun experience.


We invest in creating honest and fruitful connections and relationships with our volunteers, our employees, and with the communities we serve.


We are passionate about shaping peoples’ lives for the better. It is the essence of our culture and the driving force behind everything we do.

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