ho chi minh city

A friend of mine told me that he had recently met a Vietnamese man driving a tuk tuk in the streets of Phnom Penh. I didn’t
Cristina Nualart, Universidad Complutense de Madrid Since the turn of the 20th century, Vietnam has seen tremendous urban
From Hoi An, take an overnight train to Hanoi, and then a bus to Halong Bay. There are hundreds of boat tour operators to
In Medellin, the program "Improvement without Barriers" by the Institution for Social housing and Habitat (ISVIMED) aims
In India, Mumbai may be one of the most crowded cities in the world, but it also boasts a 149 kilometers of coastline. Last
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In 2010, Milpa Alta had the highest levels of poverty in all of Mexico. Given the dire situation, María Fernanda Carvallo
After I filmed Kim in March 1985, (state security agents were watching), she was arrested and sent off to a prison camp for two months. Hanoi authorities were planning for tenth anniversary celebrations of their victory on April 30. They wanted a clean Ho Chi Minh City, free of the embarrassment of the street kids they were doing nothing to assist.
In the development sector, giving a clear, quantifiable picture of a program's impact helps beneficiaries and funders ensure that grant money reaches its target, and it also assists foundations, governments, and NGOs in making better funding choices.
We celebrated our morning canyoning excursion with bahn mi sandwiches and fruit for lunch. It tasted all the better because
Whether you're looking to have a romantic getaway with your significant other, or simply cut travel expenses (and annoyances? maybe we're going too far...), there are plenty of destinations best suited for couples.
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In Iran, there are more than two-million Afghan emigrants, usually among the poorest and with the lowest-income occupations
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For the working poor, unions can provide a structure for voicing grievances and a collective power for bringing about change, often in the face of resistance. In this article, we travel from Mumbai and Bangalore to Tehran and Ho Chi Minh City to explore some of the struggles waged by unions to demand the rights of their members.
Hue, Vietnam This year marks the 50th anniversary of U.S. Marines landing in full combat gear at Red Beach near Da Nang, Vietnam
When in Asia, do what the locals do: get on a motorbike and hit the road. Here are some suggestions of destinations you can hit up on your next vacation!