Volunteering

Take a look at this long-term volunteering checklist before volunteering overseas

I am not an expert in travel, so I have no idea what is going to happen post-COVID. Some people say that travel will never be the same again. And I hope it isn’t. I truly hope that there is a shift away from voluntourism, and an understanding that ethical travel is the best way to help communities. Voluntourism (short-term volunteering overseas) disempowers local staff and communities, creates attachment issues, widens the power imbalance between countries of differing economic  ...

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