A global team of child protection professionals and academics have started the hashtag #StopOrphanTrips on Twitter to bring awareness to decades of research that have found orphanage volunteer trips to be extremely harmful for children. They have combined all that research to also create this focused, 3-minute video.

Watch it now and, if you favor better options for children around the world, share it immediately. On Twitter, continue using the hashtag, #StopOrphanTrips to spread the word.