Volunteer Abroad Articles and Advice

Stories of human trafficking survivors stir strong emotions. The desire to help is not a bad one; but the question is, how?
Well-founded criticisms tangle with on-the-ground realities. Should volunteers be part of the mix?
Five young professionals share their international internship take-home lessons.
What can a group of women running a restaurant in Myanmar teach a veteran Toronto cooking school instructor and Cuso International volunteer? Plenty.
Each year in Tanzania, an area of natural forest nearly the size of Rhode Island is cleared. Local communities and international volunteers are working together to change that.
Volunteer health and medical placements abroad can be enormously beneficial, or terribly irresponsible. Here are five ways to avoid common pitfalls.
Golden goose or red herring? A veteran WWOOFer shares his top tips for choosing a volunteer farm placement.
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