Mexico

Population: 106.4 million (UN, 2005)
Capital: Mexico City
Area: 1.96 million sq km (',449 sq miles)
Major language: Spanish
Major religion: Christianity
Life expectancy: 72 years (men), 77 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: 1 peso = 100 centavos
Main exports: Machinery and transport equipment, mineral fuels and lubricants, food and live animals
GNI per capita: US $6,770 (World Bank, 2005)

For more info on Mexico:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/world/americas/country_profiles/1205074.stm

In 2014 VAP has 5 project(s) in Mexico

member of:
Volunteer Action for Peace, member of the Co-ordinating Committee for International Voluntary Service Volunteer Action for Peace, member of the Volunteer International Network Exchange UK
with the support of:
Volunteer Action for Peace, member of the European «Youth in Action» Programme

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« I had not appreciated that so few people come out in the East Asian countries that my telling them was something extraordinary. This was also the most interesting aspect of the workcamp in terms of trying to expand the awareness of other ways of living, and there was never any hostility or problems because of it. »

David H. from Surrey

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