Situated in a very heart of Africa, but so different from other countries of the continent. That is Ethiopia. Never colonized, preserving and living it's hundred- and thousand-year-old culture and traditions, which are so closely related to the local environment and history of the country. On the slopes of misty mountains, along deep river valleys, across moonscape of desert, in the coffee forests and as well as in the grasslands, in growing cities and small remote villages, all there you can find peoples of Ethiopia with all their diversity, way of life but also everyday challenges they have to face with their limited resources.
Wedged between the high Himalaya and the steamy Indian plains, Nepal is a land of snow peaks and Sherpas, yaks and yetis, monasteries and mantras. Mountain Highs The Nepal Himalaya is the ultimate goal for most mountain lovers. 8 out of 10 of the world’s highest mountains are found within the relatively small 143,000 km2 that Nepal occupies. Nepal has also the densest concentration of World Heritage Sites in the world. Despite country´s natural and cultural wealth, half of the Nepalis survives on 1 USD per day. The population is highly vulnerable to disasters which is evident from the 2015 earthquake.
The words of Winston Churchill published in 1908 still ring true today. “For magnificence, for the variety of form and color, for the profusion of brilliant life — bird, insect, reptile, beast — for vast scale — Uganda is
The Kingdom of Cambodia is a coastal state situated in the Southeast Asia. Although Cambodia has a turbulent history, it is a country full of hospitable, friendly and peaceful people. Cambodia will amaze you by its delicious cuisine based on fragrant sticky rice and meat (fish, chicken, beef); picturesque rice fields; markets with fresh tropical fruits, which you have never seen before; beautiful beaches; mangrove forests; tropical forests and Buddhist temples. One of the key challenges faced by Cambodian population is the lack of resilience to disasters, which EU Aid Volunteer program aims to improve.