Danes love volunteering!
Internationals volunteering in Denmark
Volunteering is important on a résumé
Who will you meet in Danish associations?
Organisations in the Danish volunteer sector
What do organisations focus on?
The history and impact of Danish volunteer associations
The culture in Danish volunteer associations
The culture you will meet in Danish organisations naturally mimics the general culture in the Danish society. Danes are an autonomous people who value being able to plan their own time. Danes are keen on equal rights, social inclusion, informal atmospheres, collaboration and seeking consensus.
Danes are not big fans of hierarchy or nepotism; Danes values a person’s actions, abilities and values first. Danes love planning and often far into the future but if plans have to change Danes adapt to fit the new reality. If you arrange something with a Dane they expect you to do what you promised because Danes as a default trust that people are true to their word.
You will meet the same in a Danish volunteer association - read more here.