During my brief trip to Kabul, I was privileged enough to meet David James, a former British soldier and the founder of Mountain Unity. Mountain Unity is a social enterprise designed to support the development of a locally-owned, sustainable eco-tourism infrastructure in the Wakhan Corridor in Northeastern Afghanistan. I was taken aback by his humility and passion to help the Afghan people and I am looking forward to the opportunity to head up to the Wakhan myself one day. My words can’t do justice to this initiative – just take a look at Mountain Unity’s video:
~ by responsiblenomad on October 26, 2010.