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India

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The most significant feature of India is its diversity. One of 17 megadiverse countries, it contains three biodiversity spots and habitats that range from tropical rainforest to coniferous forest to …

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Cambodia

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With its pristine beaches, ancient temples and exotic jungle, it’s easy to see why Cambodia’s turbulent history is now becoming an increasingly distant memory. This beautiful country is at peace …

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South Africa

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The discovery of diamonds (1867) and gold (1886) spurred wealth and immigration and intensified the subjugation of the native inhabitants. The Boers resisted British encroachments but were defeated in the …

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Namibia

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Why volunteer in Namibia While Namibia’s economy–largely driving by mining, manufacturing and agriculture—remains stable, and was named by Bloomberg in 2013 as a top emerging market economy in Africa, there …