A CSR case study: Lin Oi, Where Are We Going?
What can we learn about the future of CSR in Vietnam, or in general from LIN's newest project.
Update! How to give back and support social businesses in Siem Reap when you do not have time to volunteer!
An argument that shows how harmful voluntourism can be.
Reposting this post because GBS is currently in the midst of fundraising drive in order to stay open! Please consider making a donation if you can! I have worked with the Green Bamboo Boys Shelter in Vietnam for four years and it is an amazing organization that does great work for disadvantaged boys in Saigon.
How to be a responsible volunteer and avoid 'voluntourism'.
Still need to get some last minute shopping done? Look no further for some awesome Christmas gifts that are all helping make the world a better place. What a great way to spread some Christmas Joy!
I am a little late to the party with this, but I recently read John Krakaurer's Three Cups of Deceit which is a take down of the popular memoir Three Cups of Tea by Greg Mortenson. This is what I learned from it. (Banner photo is taken from Flickr Creative Commons and all credit goes to Flickr user Stuart Orford)
If the goals are going to work, everyone needs to know about them. You can’t fight for your rights if you don’t know what they are. You can’t convince world leaders to do what needs to be done if you don’t know what you’re convincing them to do. It’s the same wherever you are in the world. So, today I delve into 5 of the Sustainable Development Goals to see what exactly they mean and what we can do to help.