Ethical Volunteering

Ethical Volunteering
9 04, 2018

DUCK expeditions are a load of quack

2018-04-09T08:29:58+00:00

When I was 15, I flew to Nepal. Hiking through the Himalayas, while teaching school children English and helping out at an orphanage? Could I have been a more selfless teenager? I was off to save the world. There are few things more cringe-worthy than watching 20 British schoolgirls trying to build a well under the scalding Nepalese heat. This is what I imagine a group of local men were thinking as they politely stood back while we puzzled our way through this contraption.

DUCK expeditions are a load of quack 2018-04-09T08:29:58+00:00
20 11, 2017

Why Volunteering Can Cause More Harm Than Good (VIDEO)

2018-02-26T15:44:04+00:00

Check out this insightful and beautifully shot video by Lindsay Larsen as she discusses the cycle of orphanage tourism. Lindsay talks about her experiences and how voluntourism can have devastating affects on families.

Why Volunteering Can Cause More Harm Than Good (VIDEO) 2018-02-26T15:44:04+00:00
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