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Gap Year in Ethiopia

Ethiopia may be poor in work and industry but it’s rich in natural beauty, music, song, and dance. This war- and famine-scarred country has much to offer the visitor, and even more if you make time to meet its people. If you’re looking for a country where your GAP year might make a difference, read on.


International aid agencies rushed to Ethiopia in the 1980s, when widespread famine and disease hit our screens. Today there are a number of agencies operating from the country, and you’ll have no difficulty finding a voluntary position in this vulnerable country.

Latest opportunities in Ethiopia