Volunteering with children – where your help can harm Working with children is a very popular form of volunteering. African children are portrayed as vulnerable children who are in need of help from the West. Orphanages, schools and other projects involving children are often short of staff and are glad to work with Western volunteers.
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Teaching and learning? Volunteering in education Working as a volunteer in the educational field is a very interesting job. And of course, when you speak a little bit of English, why not teach it at a school in a development country? But does it work? Is it worthwhile to work only two weeks as a