In the month of February 2018, FSL-India hosted 5 Long-Term Volunteers from different countries, i.e. France, Sweden, and Germany.
For this orientation, FSL-India organized different events for the exchange of ICL (Inter-Cultural Learning). The sessions conducted were ‘Indian’ welcome, introduction to FSL-India, local language class, practical information, Indian lifestyle, safety and project information, volunteer’s role and responsibilities.
The volunteers had the opportunity to participate in Henna application. It was observed that the participants were interested to know more about Indian culture and practices. The volunteers actively participated in the orientation.
Volunteers’ feedback on Orientation week:
* Everyone was very friendly and was trying to help you if you had questions. I enjoyed the time
* Great, it was in a safe environment to learn a lot of couple new things
* Good! Very open-minded. Everyone was eager to learn, staff at FSL were very welcoming
* Very good