#Vietnam

  • Article: ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain
    Citizenship

    ‘Devious’ Nail Bar Owner Jailed for Forcing Trafficked Girls into Slavery in Britain

    By Imogen Calderwood|Jan. 3, 2018

    It’s the first successful prosecution involving children under the 2015 Modern Slavery Act. Read more

  • Article: This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill
    Citizenship

    This Blogger Is Going to Jail for 7 Years for Reporting on a Toxic Spill

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 28, 2017

    At least 105 peaceful protesters have been given lengthy prison sentences in Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: Shark Fin Soup Is Pushing Sharks to Extinction — Yet It’s Still Served
    Environment

    Shark Fin Soup Is Pushing Sharks to Extinction — Yet It’s Still Served

    By Joe McCarthy|Nov. 14, 2017

    A third of shark species are threatened. Read more

  • Article: At Least 61 Killed in Vietnam’s Worst Typhoon in Decades
    Environment

    At Least 61 Killed in Vietnam’s Worst Typhoon in Decades

    By Phineas Rueckert|Nov. 6, 2017

    The death toll continues to rise. Read more

  • Article: 10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading
    Education

    10 Books Students Around The World Are Reading

    By Madison Feser|Aug. 9, 2017

    These are ten classic, and required, readings for students from Albania to Vietnam. Read more

  • Article: Broken Printers and Plastic Buckets Are Providing Electricity to Vietnam’s Poor
    Finance & Innovation

    Broken Printers and Plastic Buckets Are Providing Electricity to Vietnam’s Poor

    By Brandon Blackburn-Dwyer|Aug. 3, 2016

    And it’s beautiful. Read more

  • Article: girl beats exams after parents burn books
    Education

    She snuck out to take exams after her parents burned her books…twice.

    June 15, 2016|Room to Read

    Tay Thi was a rebellious teenager who defied her parents by staying in school. Read more

  • Article: toxic fish in vietnam threaten health and economy
    Environment

    Protests erupt in Vietnam after mass fish deaths

    By Krista Watson|June 12, 2016

    Fish out of water? Read more