Asia

THE PANOPTIC GAZE OF CHINA

Surveillance is often praised in the name of security, but when the gaze of an authoritarian state penetrates every layer of a person’s life, reality starts to take the shape of a literary dystopia. The all-seeing surveillance system in the Chinese region of Xinjiang, however, is no fiction: with constant police patrols and high-tech cameras…

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Asia

WHY ARE FARMERS PROTESTING IN INDIA?

In September 2020, the Indian Parliament approved three farm acts known as Farm Bills. This led to dissension among farmers especially in the northern regions, followed by protests all across the country.   Indian farmers’ conditions To understand the current situation in India, one should consider the importance of agriculture in the country’s economy. According…

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Asia

ABOUT NEPAL

Nepal is one of the most vulnerable countries in the world because of the high possibility of natural disasters such as earthquakes, landslides, floods, fires, epidemics. Situated in meridional Asia, it does not have access to the sea, and it contains the Himalayas and Mount Everest, the highest mountain in the world. The climate is…

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Asia

THE YEMEN CIVIL WAR: FACING MALNUTRITION AND PANDEMIC

The Republic of Yemen is a country at the southern end of the Arabian Peninsula in Western Asia. Since 2011. Yemen has been in a state of political crisis, which has led to a Civil War in 2012. The war has led to dramatic consequences on the population. Lack of safe drinking water which led…

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Asia

DISPARITY OF PROSPERITY IN CHINA

Based on the World Bank’s definition of the poverty line, China has already eliminated abject poverty. This remarkable record in poverty reduction is predominantly attributable to growth. But, in 1978, China was one of the poorest countries in the world. Then the reform began, starting with the rural sector, where most citizens lived. Agricultural output…

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Asia

MASSACRE IN SRI LANKA

It was the 21st of April 2019 when there was one of the most violent attacks on Christianity in Asia. The memory, one year after the massacres committed by terrorist groups, is still alive. Bringing, in his violent suicidal action, innocent lives. Time continues to flow in the hope that justice will run its course and that…

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Age 18+

VIETNAM, HOMESTAY PRIME

HOMESTAY PRIME Ha Noi, Vietnam When: It’s available all year, for a minimum 2 weeks and maximum 6 months.   Areas: Teaching, school & university internship.   What we offer: Would you like to meet new people, do volunteer activities by teaching English in Vietnam?… If your answer is Yes, this project is for you!…
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Age 16 - 18

SRI LANKA, IMPACT EARTH

IMPACT EARTH Bandaranaike, Sri Lanka When: It’s available all year, for a minimum 1 week and it starts every Monday (please arrive on Sunday).   Areas: Childcare, teaching, community, animal care, school & university internship.   What we offer: Would you like to meet new people, do volunteer activities in different sectors and areas in…
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Age 16 - 18

NEPAL, ACTION FOUNDATION

ACTION FOUNDATION Kathmandu, Nepal When: It’s available all year, for at least two weeks.   Areas: Medical & healthcare, childcare, teaching, community, animal care, school & university internship, ethical travel.   What we offer: Would you like to meet new people, do volunteer activities in different sectors and areas in Nepal? If your answer is…
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