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The competences I’ve acquired
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The competences I’ve acquired

When I look back at my first days and compare it to today, a lot has changed in these 3 months of living in this magic Ollantaytambo town, in Peru. Doing this appreciation on this Project, I recognize that I am a different person, for the better. Before, I had met in my life a […]

EVS in Italy at Ostello dei Balocchi
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EVS in Italy at Ostello dei Balocchi

Once you start thinking about the possibility of participating in an EVS project the questions start piling up: What should an EVS experience look like, What should I expect, Which project should I choose? Well, I think that the starting point for any potential EVS participant should be a seemingly clishe’, yet very true advice: […]

My EVS experience “Roots”
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My EVS experience “Roots”

Root: noun. The part of a plant which attaches it to the ground or to a support, typically underground, conveying water and nourishment to the rest of the plant via numerous branches and fibres. The basic cause, source, or origin of something. I don’t really know why someone should get so tired searching for its […]

Gender Discrimination
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Gender Discrimination

“Gender equality is not a woman’s issue. It is a human issue. It affects us all.” Gender refers to the roles society assign people based on their “sex”.  Men and women both have gender roles that are defined by any given society. Gender discrimination is a bias based on a person’s sex that leads to […]

ENVIRONMENT
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ENVIRONMENT

Globalisation and industrialisation are killing our Planet in an extremely accelerated way. If we keep this speed of destruction of our environment, we will be racing our own extinction. We are destroying our planet in many ways, for example: The way we eat The way we grow and consume our food The amount of meat […]

Waste Management
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Waste Management

Waste management is one of the major problems in any part of the world, and decomposing of the waste has always been a matter of concern for most developing countries in Asia such as Cambodia, Nepal, India, and more. The obvious problem is that the population overlaps the waste, and there is lack of education […]

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Hygiene and Sanitation

SHOULD THEY BE THERE? DO YOU ACCEPT IT? There are still upto 30% people living with less than a dollar a day in Nepal and India. On average, 20% households in Nepal and India which do not have access to safe water and sanitary toilets. The garbage can be seen scattered everywhere in the absence […]

Slums in India (Baddi)
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Slums in India (Baddi)

Baddi is a slum area in Himachal Pradesh where industrialization is prevalent. People from different parts of the country come here in search of jobs, as industrial areas have plenty of job opportunities, however the industries require very cheap labor which is a complete act of exploitation on the labor itself. Even so, these people […]

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Volunteer Initative Nepal

Namaste, Firstly, thank you for seizing the opportunity to volunteer with Volunteers Initative Nepal [VIN]. It’s great have you on board and we are looking forward with you. This booklet contains practical information designed help make your placement as productive and positive as possible.If you wish to familiarize your self with VIN , it’s work […]

Go deeply, See clearly
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Go deeply, See clearly

After 12 hours for traveling, we arrived in India, but it was not our destination yet, so we need to took other train to Kalka and took car to the hosting organisation wich is call Rushi. Ruchi which is a non profite organisation. It was a good experince for us, becuase everything is the first […]