Carnivore Research Malawi

Carnivores in Malawi are threatened both inside and outside protected areas from poaching, snaring and persecution. Carnivore Research Malawi (CRM) are the only carnivore research organisation working in Malawi to conserve carnivores across the country.


CRM is a small charity with a big task ahead and we need as much help as we can get. Volunteer with us and be part of a unique opportunity to work alongside internationally renowned research scientists and assist in applied conservation research & community conservation. Our volunteers undertake a range of carnivore surveying and monitoring activities, as well as community education and awareness activities. Whatever your background, there is plenty you can contribute with a range of activities to match your interests and abilities.

VOLUNTEER or join as a student or intern. You can join for periods of 2 weeks to one year. We offer a variety of MSc/PhD project options across our sites, and provide lab facilities, research equipment and expert onsite supervision.

GAIN NEW SKILLS including field research techniques such as camera trapping, individual ID recognition, large mammal transects, spotlighting, den searches, scat tracking, hair cross section analysis and radio tracking and cage/leg hold trapping of hyaena.


CRM offers a chance to explore the diversity of culture and environment that Malawi is famous for. Our camps are based in wildlife reserves, Lake Malawi and the hub of city life in Lilongwe!

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