Global Youth Travel Awards 2013
Best Social Responsibility Initiative 2013
World Nomad’s Footprints Network
World Nomad is an organisation which, from its inception, has been committed to promoting responsibility as an essential adjunct to youth travel. Harnessing an online philanthropy platform, this scheme has funded 99 projects in 29 countries to date. It has collected $1.75m from over 700,000 donations. It has provided 700 sight-saving surgeries and 3,000 pairs of glasses. It has helped to repair primary schools and trained 1500 teachers. The programme has installed water sanitation in schools and trained farmers in new agricultural methods. Take a look to their website here.