Voluntourism perpetuates racism and apathy

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 misrepresent the interests of local peoples, prioritising the wants of the student instead.   Earlier […]

The Grand Voluntour

Jack Hogan separates the volunteering wheat from the voluntouring chaff.

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