Canada and Vietnam: Peeling back the layers

On paper, we couldn’t be more different. The reality is much more complex. Part one of a six-part series.

Embassy Photo: Carl Meyer
Children at the Canadian International School in Ho Chi Minh City on Nov. 12.
Carl Meyer
Published: Wednesday, 12/10/2014 12:00 am EST
Last Updated: Monday, 04/06/2015 7:26 pm EDT

Step into the dynamic world of Vietnam and you will immediately discover a country of incredible progress, a people with a vibrant and exhilarating culture, and youth with tremendous hope for the future. Peel back the layers and it will dawn on you that most things are not quite what they seem. 

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