Volunteer Overseas · Volunteering

In conversation with an overseas volunteer, Mrs Padma Herur (Doctor, Health Manager)

Tell us something about yourself and where are you currently volunteering? I am a medical doctor from India, with one year Post graduation training in Obstetrics & Gynaecology and Master degree in Public Health (Mahidol University, Bangkok). Since July 2012 I have been with VSO as Sexual and Reproductive Health adviser for two local NGOs… Continue reading In conversation with an overseas volunteer, Mrs Padma Herur (Doctor, Health Manager)

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Working Together towards ‘Change’

Since the last issue, we have been speaking to many people and volunteers on being active citizens, working together, asking themselves “who am I” and “What change am I going to influence today”. Perhaps a very simplistic definition of ‘actively working together’ in a representative democracy like ours is to maintain a balance between our… Continue reading Working Together towards ‘Change’