Finally there is humanitarian aid for Europeans! An African NGO brings humaneness to Italy – which given the recent events is in dire need.
Italy has been repeatedly in the news for racism
lately. The African workers in Italy – be it in vegetable plantations in Southern Italy or elsewhere – are one of the main targets of the Italian xenophobia.
Hardly any Italians would tell you that the workers coming from the far South are good for the country – even if none of them would like to do the jobs the Africans do. A very contrary view is the following:
Helping – why not spending your holidays somewhere in Africa doing good? Or maybe Haiti?
Voluntourism has become big business. People want to feel good about themselves and their holidays; besides, the so-called humanitarian work
shows off well on CVs. Continue reading
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