The phenomenon of voluntarism in the world is growing and it seems that it is doing more harm than good. The Ghanaian President moved the world last year by saying that it is time for Africa to stand on its own two feet and stop relying on humanitarian aid and international development and we in TEN Uganda can only agree.
Just a few months ago, an article was published that shook the world of international volunteers in Uganda: An American citizen impersonated a doctor because she wanted to "save Africa", and killed hundreds of children!!! She probably didn't mean to do harm, but with the "right" skin color you can do almost anything you want on this continent.
Which is why we, at Project TEN, are so careful in our actions and speech.Read More