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26May2014

“No Selfies with Cute Babies!”

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Everyday Ambassador is launching a new initiative known as The International Service Boot Camp. This initiative is the first of many upcoming webinar series that are co-branded with our resource partners.   To kick off our series, we’re giving you the inside scoop on the value of volunteering, responsible #selfies, and making the most of your summer.
24Apr2014

Is “Voluntourism” Itself Being Exploited? via The Huffington Post

  • By Amanda
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Voluntourism is under fire. I know, because I have been a part of pointing out theunintended negative consequences of our good intentions for some time. Recently, blogs about “the problem of little white girls and boys” and other rants about voluntourism are starting to get more and more popular. But maybe it’s time to look further
01May2013

Learning Service on the BBC

  • By Amanda
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Check out Daniela Papi’s BBC article and Radio 4 “Four Thought” piece about international volunteer travel and the need for a “Learning Service” approach:   Viewpoint: Is gap year volunteering a bad thing?   The Problem with Volunteering
Watch the videos!
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