Journal period – By Alessandra

Journal period By Alessandra Brachmannteam     My team, consisting of Marta, Corinne, and me, decided to do three weeks of traveling andpresentations around Europe. Each of us scheduled some presentations in our respective hometown. We started with Trapani, Italy...

Alejandro’s report

Alejandro's report Alejandro came back from Malawi and have written a report about the work he was doing in the Mzimba community. He was working with 30 preschools doing mainly ecological farming.   The importance of agriculture is a main priority when we speak about...

Another kind of Christmas Calendar

Another kind of christmas calendar December has arrived quickly and Christmas is around the corner. An advent calendar is an age-long tradition and this year here at DRH Lindersvold we have decided to take part in our own unique way. December is the time when people...

Difference between learning centers and schools

Difference between learning centers and schools While schools are trying to become more innovative and “revolutionize” learning they are still struggling to break away from outdated approaches. They are many ways to stimulate and inspire students while making sure...

Alternatives for Plastic

Alternatives for plastic All the talk about getting rid of plastic bags and stop using plastic in the household can seem like a big task to take on, since we are so used to plastic by now. But if you replace one thing at a time it isn’t so hard. For many people the...

The Importance of Responsible Volunteering

The Importance of ethical Volunteering Volunteering is a great way to make a positive impact. People usually take up the task with a good heart and pure intentions but it is important to remember that volunteering, like any other thing, should be done the right way to...

Poverty with dignity

Poverty with dignity Corinne and Mattia are from South Sicily and are relatives. They decided to do this programme together.  They just came home from Malawi, where they have been volunteering at  DAPP Amalika Teacher Training College for 6 months. Here you can read...

Report from our DI’s in Malawi.

Report from DI’s in Malawi. Pablo and Egle are following the 24-months programme and have just returned from Malawi. Here is a (gently shortened) report from their experiences during their 8 months in Malawi. First impressions We had a good first impression and first...

A Person I met in Malawi

A Person I met in Malawi An article about how Giovanna sees her older colleague Shake from Malawi and talks about him and his struggles. She was volunteering 6 months in Teacher Training Collage with her husband Lucio.Shake   If I have to think of a person I met in...

The Dying Bees

the bees are dying To some people the fact that our bees are dying in large numbers is completely new. To others it is a constant reminder that we are not taking action fast enough. The main reasons for the global bees-decline are industrial agriculture,...

Recycling clothes

Responsible fashion  80 billion items of new clothing are made every year globally. Since we are less than 8 billion people on the planet, and far from everybody get new clothes every year, some of us really need to have a look at our shopping habits. On average, we...

The time is now!

 The time is now! This is an interview with a former volunteer Karen Helga Hansen who took part in volunteer programme in age 65. An interensting read what will make us conclude that anyone can volunteer and best time to do it is now. Meet Karen. She decided to join...

Tvind Olympic Games

Olympic Games in Tvind 2019What if you could go to the Olympics and win a medal? The 13th and 14th we attended the Tvind Olympics in Denmark and had so much fun. Tvind Olympic Games is a big sports event with around 500 participants. This event is for children,...

September team Introduction

 September team has started  Welcome to our new September team. We are so happy to have you.You can follow their path in the next 3 months in Denmark and after that in their projects. Sabina from Romania My name is Sabina and I would like to become a Development...

Renewable energy … and the voice of reason.

Renewable energy … and the voice of reason.  Many times, when talking about renewable energy, we run into the same two arguments: - Why don’t we just switch completely to renewable energy right away? And: - The renewable energy pollutes a lot during production of...

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