Letter: Age of travel
Thursday 01 July 1999
Our volunteers travel to India to resuscitate dying bees, or to Nepal to teach shoemaking, or to Peru to develop weaving co-operatives. Most are in the 60- to 75-year-old range, and their work seems to rejuvenate rather than fatigue. When they come back they could eat the Northern Line for breakfast.
British Executive Service Overseas
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