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By Julia Steinecke
Julia Steinecke finds it easy to meet NGOs and community organizations, like Big Brother Mouse.
Published in Why we travel
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A team from Niagara tackles water scarcity in rural Guatemala.
Published in Why we travel
By Julia Steinecke
It's one thing to put the roof back on a house—what about rebuilding young lives in a Caribbean economy torn apart by hurricanes?
Published in Why we travel
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Activist Bill McKibben says climate change is the most important issue of our time. And he's leading a tech-savvy movement to demand serious change from our governments.
Published in Why we travel
By Andrea Gourgy
Armed with needle and thread, Carrie-Jane Williams helps Ugandan girls stay in school.
Published in Volunteer Abroad
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Young Canadian volunteers with Médicins Sans Frontières talk about braving some of the world's worst conflict zones to deliver help where it's desperately needed.
Published in Work Abroad
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He's 26 years old, he lives at home with his parents... and he's changing the face of human rights reporting in Ghana. Meet Ben Peterson, co-founder of Journalists for Human Rights.
Published in Why we travel
By Jeff Minthorn
As a former kayak guide and Nile River Explorer, Alex Mihailovic is not exactly your typical surgeon. 
Published in Work Abroad
By Jeff Minthorn
The people of Cha'llapampa, Bolivia, want to encourage tourism. Four student volunteers want to help. But where do you start?
Published in Volunteer Abroad
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After decades of war, resignation has replaced hope for many young Afghans who have never seen peace.
Published in Work Abroad
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The challenges of beating HIV/AIDS in Africa are enormous—but the spirit of its young people may be even greater. 
Published in Volunteer Abroad
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