"The Dutch" Working & Living Abroad

"The Dutch" Working & Living Abroad

"The Dutch" Working & Living Abroad #7: Tessa de Goede de Ordoñez - Tess Unlimited

Who?

  • Tessa de Goede de Ordoñez

Where?

  • Guatemala

Which Initiative?

  • Tess Unlimited

What?

  • Surgery of babies and children with a cleft lip and/or cleft palate, in close partnership with local hospitals, health posts and midwives throughout Guatemala
  • Other projects throughout Guatemala where Tess' team and local+international volunteers work hands-on: milk project, orthodontic care, psychological guidance, speech therapy

Something special?

    "The Dutch" Working & Living Abroad #5: Roos Tieges & Ingrid van der Straaten - TCDF Thailand

    Who?

    • Roos Tieges
    • Ingrid van der Straaten

    Where?

    • Thailand

    Which Initiative?

    • TCDF, Thai Child Development Foundation
    • Eco-Logic, the 'Resort for Charity'

    What?

    • The Thai Child Development Foundation (TCDF) supports local children in their development by making sure that customized medical care and education is also available to underprivileged children and children with disabilities or learning disorders.

    Series of blogs about Dutch people working and living abroad. Managing language schools in Bocas del Toro, organizing slum tours in Manila, running a tours & excursions agency in Beijing or maintaining a community based eco lodge on the northern edge of Usumbara Mountain: what do they do and why do they do it?