Recruiting Volunteers in the Future

Recruiting Volunteers in the Future

Recruiting volunteers in the future by Nancy Ougo, Kenya Red Cross Change is a constant factor. Volunteering is not an exception. There is a growing consensus that the way people engage in volunteering has changed and will continue to evolve. Initially, volunteering...
TO EXIST OR NOT? – A Utopic Vision

TO EXIST OR NOT? – A Utopic Vision

TO EXIST OR NOT? – A Utopic Vision By Vinicius Galera, Brazilian Red Cross   We all know we live in a world full of problems: from inequality, to lack of access to health, starvation, violence, gender and ethnical discrimination and immigration flows, just to...
The backbone and the brain

The backbone and the brain

The backbone and the brain Is it time to rethink the metaphors used to describe volunteers?   An article from the Red Cross Red Crescent magazine Volunteers are often called the ‘heart’ or the ‘backbone’ of the Movement because they have passion and they do most...