When looking to volunteer abroad, individuals must be careful. All participants, current and prospective, must adequately research the organizations they would work with. By critically evaluating the organization’s efforts and goals, individuals can make sure that they do not perpetuate the problem of voluntourism. When researching, you can use our checklist to confirm that the volunteer opportunity is the right fit - for you and especially the communities you will serve.
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This measurement model ensures that volunteers take their experiences into the local community.