Volunteering: beyond an act of charity.

@article{Dickson2005VolunteeringBA,
  title={Volunteering: beyond an act of charity.},
  author={Murray Dickson and Geraldine Gerri Dickson},
  journal={Journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={71 11},
  pages={865-9}
}
Volunteering internationally appeals to health care professionals and students for a variety of reasons and serves a number of purposes. If international voluntarism is to be mutually advantageous, however, host countries, volunteers and project sponsors need to understand how best they can work together and what can be achieved by volunteers for the greatest benefit of all concerned. This paper is intended to contribute to the growing dialogue on international voluntarism and offers… CONTINUE READING

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