Simon Kuijpers



Project: Volunteering in the Netherlands and Abroad: Why, How and with What Results?

Abstract: In this tripartite project, I start with the individual characteristics and motivations of international volunteers, proceed to the cooperation and negotiation between sending and receiving organizations and end with the ways in which volunteer projects complement or conflict with local development initiatives.

Funding: Interuniversity Center for Social Science Theory and Methodology

Starting date: 1 September 2016

Supervision: Lau Schulpen, Maurice Gesthuizen, Peer Scheepers and Marja Spierenburg