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Reports on experience

Here you can find all the pieces from volunteers reporting on their project or their experiences in their host country. Read all about how exciting volunteering can be, the challenges with which volunteers are confronted and the experience they take home with them.

Francisco from Mozambique
The volunteer Francisco Abilio came to Germany on the weltwärts programme.

"Mozambique often goes unnoticed, but that's why I'm here"

Francisco Abilio from Mozambique spent a year working as a volunteer at the Eduard Spanger Comprehensive School in Reutlingen. He is among the first volunteers who came to Germany on the weltwärts programme. Francisco supports teachers in lessons and extracurricular activities such as school excursions or the school's farm project. In this interview he tells us what he likes most about his work, about the exciting adventures and impressions he can take home with him and the experience he has had with volunteer work.

Bettina from Cameroon
Bettinas experiences in Germany with weltwärts.

"Very, very good friends"

Bettina from Cameroon was one of the first people to take part in the new South-North component of the weltwärts programme. As a volunteer with the Internationalen Bund Kassel, she is looking after children with learning difficulties. In the interview, we asked her about her experiences.