RoundTrip Xmas Appeal – 2019-20

RoundTrip Xmas Appeal – 2019-20

Our Xmas Appeal is over and we raised $3,280. These are valuable funds, as our bakery school project is in desperate need, with the terrorist bombings keeping tourists away from Sri Lanka. The loss of tourism equates to a large loss of funding for the project. We...
Bakery School Update – November 2019

Bakery School Update – November 2019

After the 11th batch of students graduated on the 10th August, we appointed Nethi, one of the students from the 11th Batch, as the person in-charge of the 12th Batch – she is responsible for student conduct, discipline and pastoral care. Nethi is happy that she is now...
Volunteer Tourism in India

Volunteer Tourism in India

by Stuart Butler   India. Perhaps nowhere else on Earth is quite as addictive. Everything in India is brighter, louder, more intense, more colourful, more confusing, more inspiring and simply more diverse than anywhere you’ve ever been before. But for all this India...
African Parks – Conservation Trailblazer

African Parks – Conservation Trailblazer

by James Bainbridge   While the world’s eyes have turned in horror to the fires decimating the Amazon, with comparisons of the natural disaster to our lungs burning, there is some good news in the planet’s second largest tropical rainforest and other major lung. The...
A Traveller Tackling Gender Discrimination

A Traveller Tackling Gender Discrimination

The author and Aboo in Timorese traditional dress – as requested by the family   by Dr Kate Neely (Director of International Programs, RoundTrip Foundation) For info on empowering women through community development see Kate’s first article in this series about women...
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