Search Blog

The Voluntourism Problem

by Work the World

Guides

In this post we look at some of the issues surrounding voluntourism, and how we distinguish ourselves by taking a unique approach to creating partnerships that empower local healthcare systems and communities.

Read more

Ayurvedic Medicine: Ancient past-time or surprisingly practical?

by Work the World

Medical, Nursing, Dentistry, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Radiography, Pharmacy, Village Healthcare Experiences, Sri Lanka Anuradhapura, Sri Lanka Kandy

For many of us in the western world, the word ‘Ayurveda’ roughly translates to spa treatments, aromatic oils, and maybe some panpipe music. Is there more we can learn from the practice than massages alone? You better believe it, says Hannah Peck.

Read more

Pages

Search blog posts