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Blog: Volunteering with BlazeAid - Backpacker Trade News

Blog: Volunteering with BlazeAid - Backpacker Trade News | The Insight Files | Scoop.it
Jessica Riley, an Irish backpacker and journalist, shares her experience volunteering with Blazeaid on the clean-up after the 2013 Gippsland Bushfires in
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Backpackers add more than just monetary value when they visit a travel destination

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Post-typhoon ‘voluntourism’ contributing to the economic recovery of Tacloban City, Philippines

Post-typhoon ‘voluntourism’ contributing to the economic recovery of Tacloban City, Philippines | The Insight Files | Scoop.it
An outpouring of sympathy in the wake of Super Typhoon Yolanda (international name: Haiyan) has sparked an enterprise called “voluntourism.”
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hayley blunden's curator insight, March 31, 2014 8:20 PM

positive of voluntourism