Responsible Volunteering is now online

Volunteering is popular. Many people – all kind of age, gender and nationality – are willing to provide their time and money to make a change in the world and in their hearts. No doubt, that is a good thing. Good intentions are essential to make this world a just place. But good intentions are not everything. Volunteers need to have high quality structures in supporting their efforts, they need safety nets in case of any unforeseen danger, they need education and cultural sensitivity. The work they do must be sustainable and enable long term growth within the projects. Volunteer work may never be an end in itself. Industry and […]