Category - Vietnam

Pineapple vendor Hanoi

Pic du Jour: Pineapple Vendor, Hanoi

Today’s Pic du Jour –the 75th(!) straight since this project was re-inaugurated– features a woman prepping for her morning pineapple sales route, snapped just a few minutes before she sold me my breakfast baggie. This is for...

Rower on the Ngô Đồng River, northern Vietnam

International Women’s Day 2014

Rower on the Ngô Đồng River, near the city on Nihn Binh in northern Vietnam. This was taken during an excursion on the  Tam Cốc, or three caves, portion of a popular day trip excursion from Hanoi. Hers was and remains one of the most...

Saleswoman, Sapa, Vietnam

Women and the Face of Poverty

Today (17 Oct) is the UN’s International Day for the Eradication of Poverty. If I’d have to put a face on poverty, it would be a woman’s. Much like this one, who I met in Sapa, Vietnam, three years ago this month. Women...