International Development And Relief: Articles, Programs, Blogs, Travel Resources

Driven by gang violence, crop failure and poverty, Central American migrants head northward in search of a better life.
Spoiler: Unpacking your overseas experience will be about as interesting to your friends as unpacking your backpack.
The Uniterra Program is now accepting applications for a volunteer Youth Inclusion Advisor for a project in Sri Lanka. Return flights, accommodations and a modest monthly living allowance are included. Apply by January 31st, 2019.
Too often, sound bites, generalizations and misconceptions mask the true complexity of this global problem.
Stories of human trafficking survivors stir strong emotions. The desire to help is not a bad one; but the question is, how?
I was invited to help light a fire; little did I know that it would help light a fire within. 
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