In Ethiopia, a small community of individuals lives on the edge of a volcano. While this might sound unbelievable enough to some people, what this community has to do just to survive is completely unfathomable. These are people who know nothing outside of hard work and must risk their lives just to stay afloat. Read on to discover what they do to live that’s so remarkable. It makes most of our hardest days look like a walk in the park.
The Small Town Of Yabelo
The town of Yabelo is located in southern Ethiopia in what is known as the Borena Zone, which borders the country of Kenya. Although many might not have heard of the town, it’s a fully functioning establishment with at least two schools, a bank, post office, and numerous gas stations.
As well as being the administrative hub of the area, the town of Yabelo also boasts a population of just under 18,500 (as of 2005).