Canada's Consul General in Hoi Chi Minh City, Vietnam, Sanjeev Chowdhury is making more room on his awards shelf. On April 10, he will receive an Insignia medal from the Union of Friendship Organizations for his efforts to promote bilateral ties between Canada and Vietnam through a variety of charity activities in the city. Mr. Chowdhury was honoured by the Federation of UNESCO Clubs in Hoi Chi Minh in Oct. 2005. He will end his three-year term in August. approached a television station for financial help for Mr. Sooden's family in the event of his release.