There are at least 200,000 migrant children of an estimated 2.5 million migrant workers in Thailand. The majority are from Myanmar. Despite national policies that are inclusive of migrant children, such as the 2005 Education for All policy, their lack of social protection and legal status means that migrant children’s access to crucial early childhood… Read more »
On International Mother Earth Day, VSO volunteer Marije contributes a blog about her experiences in Malawi, climate change, and how we can begin to tackle this international issue within the communities it is affecting now.
My name is Marije, a Dutch ecologist and VSO volunteer working as climate change coordinator in the Nsanje district of… Read more »
To mark Genocide Memorial Day in Rwanda, we have a blog from a volunteer in VSO Rwanda. Maggie Ziegler volunteered at the Kigali Genocide Memorial Centre, supporting a project which involved a mobile exhibition on peacemaking. This formed part of an outreach programme on peacebuilding after genocide.
The 19th anniversary of the start of the Rwandan… Read more »