Facebook: Volunteers in Africa Beware


This huge facebook community focuses on volunteering in African based animal projects. It also lists dozens of recomandable projects, as well as a good overview of dangerous institutions.

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Dozens carefully selected articles on pearltrees Articles about voluntourism... The founder of Responsible Volunteering - People and Places, Sallie Grayson, posted plenty of helpful articles about voluntourism on her Pearltrees channel. Sallie is not only the Co-Founder of the a UK based volunteer travel company but also a passionate blogger. Pearltrees is an online based tool which allows users to organize, explore and share url`s, photos and documents. Unless you do not want to collect...
Documentaries about Voluntourism Here you find a selection of documentaries about voluntourism or their trailers. A traveler volunteered his way around and kept is memories in a documentary (and book). The other videos, especially the trailers are very basic and give you only a brief idea about the challenges in South America or Nepal. If you skip a playlist, this might be the one and look for the full documentaries. Don`t forget to let us know if you find them!. Oh, and also do...
Explained: Australia’s parliamentary inquiry to combat orphanage tourism During the last few weeks we heard spectacular news about some of the largest travel and volunteer sending companies (i.a. Projects Abroad, World Challenge WorkingAbroad) to stop sending volunteers into residential care institutions (orphanages). This is a great deal regarding children rights within the tourism and volunteer travel sector. But there is no such decision without a good reason especially if it is about leaving a huge market potentia...
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About Daniel Großbröhmer

Daniel is currently working as adviser for several local and international NGO in Myanmar. He covers topics like impact orientation, monitoring and evaluation and organizational development. Before moving to Myanmar he has been working for seven years at one of Europe's biggest private funded NGOs and was in charge for the impact measurement and development of volunteer services. He is consulting governmental agencies and NGOs in how to improve the quality and administration of volunteer services. Daniel spend one years as a volunteer in Brasil and has working experience in Cameroon and Angola. He studied French, Portuguese and Economics in Germany and France and completed his MBA in Berlin and Cambridge in 2015.