Wanting to volunteer overseas? How ethical are your choices?
If you cannot answer all of these questions adequately prior to your volunteer trip, then it is a clear sign that your impact would be one with detrimental consequences.
Learning From Our Mistakes
Nobody is perfect, we all make mistakes.
The team at Use Your Privilege For Good have made plenty of naive choices throughout their lives too!
But the most important thing from these mistakes is to learn from each experience and better ourselves as a result.
Click below to follow Georgia's journey to development and the mistakes she made along the way. After all, when we know better, we can do better; so here we are!
"Learning Service offers a powerful new approach that invites volunteers to learn from host communities before trying to ‘help’ them. It’s also a thoughtful critique of the sinister side of volunteer travel; a guide for turning good intentions into effective results; and essential advice on how to make the most of your experience"