Please note that this course is postponed. Please ring the office for more details.
This workshop run by Comhlámh and hosted by the Waterford One World Centre provides a chance for those thinking of volunteering overseas or working for global development to meet with others and consider the options available. The sessions will explore:
- An overview of development and underdevelopment
- The role of the volunteer in the context of development aid
- Types of development and aid agencies
- Motivations for going overseas
- Solidarity work from Ireland
The course will be facilitated by Comhlámh staff who have experience of group work and working for development at home and overseas. Additionally, there will be an opportunity to meet with returned volunteers and development workers. The workshop is participatory and is designed to explore the issues in a way that will encourage action on development issues from a justice and equality perspective.
Date: Saturday 12th February
Venue: Edmund Rice International Heritage Centre, Barrack Street, Waterford City
Cost: 45 euro (waged) 30 euro (members) 25 euro (unwaged)
Booking: To book a place or for more information, please contact Stephanie at 01- 478 3490 or email email@example.com