Value chain risk analysis

Volunteering

Children's rights

The Impacts of Volunteer Tourism

Projects that include working with children are very popular among volunteers. However, volunteering, and “voluntourism” in particular, holds many risks for children.

Volunteering

Community impact

Volunteers’ demands are often given more weight than the needs of the communities they are intending to support. Voluntourism projects have a high potential to have a negative impact on local communities.