January 14, 2019
Our Sri Lankan Projects – Micro financing and recycling
We’ve launched ourselves into 2019 with determination and focus. We began 2019 with a recycling and small business project in Sri Lanka.
In this blog I’ll be sharing some of the challenges and opportunities around setting up small projects here…
April 6, 2020
Fairtrade Volunteering in Fiji
April 4, 2020
Our Response to COVID-19
By Kirsty Barnby
We are overwhelmed by the impact COVID-19 is having on so many communities despite it being a developed country problem.
Our Fundraising Campaign
Coronavirus and Cyclone Harold appeal, Taveuni, Fiji
Vinaka for listening and we hope you can dig a little to help those…
January 20, 2020
How to pick the best volunteering organisation
By Bruno Fontanet
Pick the best volunteering organisation
Do you want to travel responsibly and support local projects that are meaningful to you? Maybe you even know where you want to go and what you want to do to give back? Then you’ve probably already faced the…
July 26, 2019
Volunteer Teaching, Fiji 2019
A Day in the life
We go local and fairtrade. Volunteer teaching done with integrity and local support. We were invited into the village and have been asked back in 2020. Here is a ‘Day in the Life’ during our volunteering trip on the outer islands of Fiji.
A day in the life with Island Spirit
By Maartje Van Bussel
The Village at the End
June 9th – 24th 2019, Taveuni, Fiji
‘Coconut Highway’, that’s what they call the bumpy but beautiful road to Lavena; the village where I will be volunteering for two weeks in a school. This tiny redheaded enthusiastic lady is taking me there. Her…
June 11, 2019
Giving Sight in Fiji, it’s a Real Spectacle!
Giggles, jokes, nudges and eternal thanks are shared as the adults sit around the spectacled table. They each shake my hand on arrival and make their way slowly and thoughtfully to a spare space on the bench.
The women are the ones who start the joking and cheeky banter as…