Australia has become the first country in the world to recognise orphanage trafficking as a form of modern slavery.
Opinion piece: For Americans who volunteer to serve the poor in foreign orphanages, there are many better ways in which to do good than working directly with the children.
Following the footsteps of Australia, Britain is moving towards classifying orphanage tourism as a form of slavery.
A holiday helping out in an orphanage can be a rewarding experience. But voluntourism supports a system that is breaking up families
The judges have deliberated long and hard after reviewing all the applications, longlisting and then shortlisting, the finalists for this year’s World Responsible Tourism Awards have finally been decided. There were long debates amongst the judges on judging day about the merits of each application.
Blog: You’re seated at a cozy outdoor restaurant, enjoying the balmy night air, the sizzle of a mouthwatering meal coming your way, and listening to the bustle and chatter of a foreign place. Just as your food is served, an adorable little girl who can’t be more than six comes up to you with a tangle of hand-made bracelets. “Good price!” she pleads, pushing the goods on your lap. You hesitate. What to do?...
Good news everyone! The Modern Slavery Bill has passed in the House of Reps.
Opinion piece: Decades of research have shown that the institutionalisation of children harms their cognitive, social, and intellectual development.
Hundreds of young Spanish volunteers have been evacuated from Ghana after a row broke out when an aid project they signed up for via Instagram descended into chaos