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Voluntourism perpetuates racism and apathy

Volunteer abroad programmes aimed at young people are more concerned with their interests than those of the people they are supposed to be helping.

Many students partake in volunteering abroad, and organisations such as Volunteer Eco Students Abroad (VESA) run programmes designed for and marketed toward young people. Often, the marketing of the experience, as well as the experience itself, can be problematic and

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