Working tourists an increasing trend
Combining tourism with voluntarily work is the latest trend in travel. According to NAI researcher Maria Eriksson Baaz it is problematic because the voluntaries believe they will contribute and make a difference even though they don’t have any professional skill.
– They reproduce the old image of capable white persons saving helpless people in the South, says Maria Eriksson Baaz.
Read article in 'Råd och Rön' (in Swedish, opens in new window).