The effectiveness and ethics of short-term volunteer trips has long been a subject of heated discussion. On one hand, it is very difficult to develop the trust and respect that is necessary to build a productive working relationship in a 1-2 week period. On the other hand, taking 1-2 yearsContinue Reading –
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Is there any way for people to volunteer responsibly in Cambodia?
Travelers looking to ‘help’ in Cambodia, or anywhere they don’t know well, should remember the most important lessons I learned during six years in Cambodia: We have to learn before we can help. IfContinue Reading –