Research conducted by Flinders University and Scope Global takes a look at the impact of Australian international volunteerism. WhyDev's Project Manager, Zoe Enticott, calls the research "refreshingly human-centred" and a chance for host organisations to be given more control, although she's not convinced this will translate into real action...
Are you a student interested in sustainable development? Expressions of Interest are now welcomed to be a part of the student organising committee for the RDI Network Conference in partnering for sustainable development across sectors and industries.
Volunteer placements overseas can be a fantastic way to stand out in a crowded job market, but they can also be a huge investment. Noah Taylor has some tips to prepare you before making that big decision.
One of the most notable features of the European response is the central role volunteers have played – in stark contrast to the much slower response of international agencies and donors.
Alix Charles recently shadowed the operations of a 'service-learning' program in Colombia. Here's what she found.