Volunteering: when doing good does harm

Volunteering has conventionally been linked to good people with good intentions. When done well, volunteering can benefit many people, communities, professionals and governments as well as raise awareness on social issues beyond the duration of the volunteering itself. In recent years, however, we have come to understand that there can be severe harm done due … More Volunteering: when doing good does harm

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Combating Child Trafficking and Child Sex Tourism @ ECPAT International

Today was my first day working at ECPAT International. My task is to assist in the Combating Child Trafficking and Child Sex Tourism programmes. The international HQ of ECPAT are based in Bangkok, Thailand. However, cases of child trafficking and child sex tourism are emerging all over the world. In an effort to stop sex … More Combating Child Trafficking and Child Sex Tourism @ ECPAT International