Mai Chau Community Development Project

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Introduction

Explore the communities and villages of rural Mai Chau in northern Vietnam. This illuminating journey is the perfect opportunity to connect with the colourful communities in this ethnic minority district, while assisting in important community projects. Learn and play alongside the Thai ethnic minority people in their traditional stilted homes, with nightly cultural activities and authentic homestays. The friendly and warm locals in this scenic district make this a truly extraordinary experience for young travellers.

Main Subject Focus

  • International Baccalaureate CAS
  • Duke of Edinburgh International Award

Related Subjects

  • Geography
  • Development Economics
  • Cultural Studies
  • History
  • Outdoor Education
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Student Outcomes

  • Help fight poverty through development.
  • Help build responsible tourism projects.
  • Discover local traditions and cultures.
  • See the world through the eyes of another.
  • Live, learn and laugh with local communities.

Vinh Long – Mekong Delta Community Project

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Introduction

In Vietnam’s southernmost region, the Mekong Delta, home factories and local trade sustain life and communities here. On this in-depth, project-based learning experience in southern Vietnam, travellers get a unique and hands-on look at how locals here live – while contributing to an important community project. The journey promises plenty of laughs and experiences alongside the locals, plus a unique glimpse at life in Vietnam’s “rice bowl” with unique experiences in the rural communities that call it home.

Main Subject Focus

  • International Baccalaureate CAS
  • Duke of Edinburgh International Award

Related Subjects

  • Geography
  • Development Economics
  • Cultural Studies
  • History
  • Outdoor Education
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Student Outcomes

  • Help fight poverty through development.
  • Help build responsible tourism projects.
  • Discover local traditions and cultures.
  • See the world through the eyes of another.
  • Live, learn and laugh with local communities.