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Trends in international volunteering

 

In a global village global volunteering makes sense!

In a global village global volunteering makes sense!

Over the last few decades the scene of international volunteering changed a lot. Of late reports have been written depicting a positive scenario, in which – in spite of the raise in oil- and fuel prices – volunteers will continue to fly to far away places to help out vulnerable communities in the road towards self-sustainabilty. 

 

To name two major trend shifts: 

  • from long-term stay more towards short-term assignment (few weeks)
  • from pure technical assistance towards capacity building and skill enhancement

To read more about trends – past and future – of International volunteering, click here or here.

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