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IVHQ Review – The Capitalization Of The Volunteer Sector

One of the biggest volunteer travel agents, International Volunteer HQ, was taken over by an investment firm. Furthermore, the Global Travel Academy seems to be a good example, on how the industry takes advantage of volunteers. This article explains the the story behind this take over and what it means for the volunteer travel industry.   Major share of the volunteer travel agent International Volunteer HQ sold to global investment […]


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VoFair – quality standarts in international volunteering

VoFair: Volunteer Fairly is a south american based organization bringing quality standards to volunteer projects using an individual designed certification system. The organization stands for values and quality standards within the voluntourism industry. They have a very informative website on which they educate about voluntourism. VoFair also runs a Facebook page they use to inform about volunteering, voluntourism, general topics, development cooperation and their own organization. Visit their Facebook page for regular […]