Open Science Research Excellence

ICVT 2021 : International Conference on Volunteer Tourism

Ottawa, Canada
July 12 - 13, 2021

Call for Papers

ICVT 2021 : International Conference on Volunteer Tourism is the premier interdisciplinary platform for the presentation of new advances and research results in the fields of Volunteer Tourism. The conference will bring together leading academic scientists, researchers and scholars in the domain of interest from around the world. Topics of interest for submission include, but are not limited to:
  • Volunteer tourism
  • Volunteer tourism and travel volunteering
  • Voluntourism and tourism studies
  • Volunteer tourism research
  • International voluntourism guidelines
  • Sustainable development through volunteering
  • Volunteer tourism industry
  • Tourism, development and voluntourism
  • Motives, entitlements and attitudes of the volunteer
  • Racial tensions in voluntourism
  • Outcomes of international volunteering
  • Costs associated with international volunteering
  • Integration in the workplace
  • Skills, experience and understanding of local context
  • Motivations of volunteers
  • Neo-colonialism