Current Proyects Hakiimii Biyya

HAKIIMII BIYYA

CURRENT PROJECTS HAKIIMII BIYYA Project “A doctor for the village” was born from the vital necessity of a doctor in the villages we visit. The lack of medical attention a reality we witness every time we visit the country. As we knew Francis (an experienced doctor) was working with Ambo´s public hospital, we arranged to […]

Finished Projects Ye´inisisati Gizhï

Ye´inisisati Gizhï

FINISHED PROJECTS YE’INISIATI GIZHÏ Seven Guetto is a small village situated next to Awaro, about 7km from Ambo. It is named after the seven families that compose it, who we met for the first time in 2010, when they were established as an official village of 42 inhabitants. On arrival, we found a farming and […]

Finished Projects Kebede

KEBEDE

FINISHED PROJECS KEBEDE In 2012, Ambo´s Social Services contacted us to tell us about a dramatic situation they were facing. There was a 10 year-old child with his hands and other parts of his body serverely burnt. As soon as we heard about it we got to work. The medical evaluation said that his hands could […]

Finished Projects Algubb

ALGUBB

FINISHED PROJECTS ALGUBB Ever since our arrival in 2010 one of the most terrifying aspects of their daily lives is the lack of potable clean water, and the subsequent use of contamined water from a close river. Not to enter in much detail, it is sufficient to say that water is indispensable for the correct […]

Finished Projects Mebirati

MEBIRATI

FINISHED PROJECTS MEBIRATI For many years, our stay in the village was cut short, having to leave before nightfall, which in some periods of the year is really early. The lack of electricity made impossible to return to the main road safely, something that was extended to the inhabitants of Seven Guetto on a daily […]

Finished Projects Teseyayet

TESEJAYET

FINISHED PROJECTS TESEJAYET To speak about Tesejayet is to speak about one of the key reasons why VPA was founded. In 2010, we met Tesejayet, a 28 year old woman with two chilren: Mikas (8 months old) and Tigist (3 years old). They lived 10 meters away from our acommodation at the time, on the […]

News October 2017

NEWS OCTOBER 2017 “Voluntarios por áfrica” starts procedures to become a public utility asociation “Voluntarios por África” starts the procedures to become a public utility asociation in eyes of the Spanish Ministry of Interior. This would mean, besides public recognition of the asociation´s work, some fiscal benefits for supporters and the ability to be called […]

News December 2017

NOTICIAS DICIEMBRE 2017

NEWS DICIEMBER 2017 “VOLUNTARIOS POR ÁFRICA” WITH “MUNDO JUSTO” IN SOLIDARY TV Last november the hcannel “Solidaria TV” contacted us and our friend ONG “Mundo Justo” to pay them a visit and record a program in their space “Compromiso TV”. This way we could promote some of our solidary projects. You can watch the videos […]