Tag Archives: Vietnam

Illegal loggers in Vietnam train as jungle tour guides | Reuters

Nguyen Ngoc Anh, 36, who was an illegal logger turned forest protector poses at Phong Nha National Park, Quang Binh province

Nguyen Ngoc Anh, 36, who was an illegal logger turned forest protector poses at Phong Nha National Park, Quang Binh province, Vietnam, April 8, 2022. REUTERS/Hoang Trung

Now, Ngoc Anh is one of 250 former loggers trained by an adventure tourism company to lead mostly foreign tourists through jungles and into some of the world’s largest cave systems in the Phong Nha-Ke Bang National Park, a UNESCO world heritage site.

Source: Illegal loggers in Vietnam train as jungle tour guides | Reuters

Built of Bombs: Unexploded Ordnance Turned Into Boats & Homes | Urbanist

An entire (now shrinking) nationwide industry has grown up around finding, stripping and transforming cluster bombs into metal pieces and parts deconstructed or refit for various new uses. In many villages, bombshells are visible throughout the built environment.

via Built of Bombs: Unexploded Ordnance Turned Into Boats & Homes | Urbanist.

 

Jonathan Goldsmith, Most Interesting Man in the World, Speaks Out For Landmine and Bomb Victims – YouTube

This is a little off typical topic for the RA, but a great example of demolition that we fully endorse!

[youtube http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=67s0OZ3xkJg?feature=player_detailpage&w=640&h=360]

Please go to www.cpi.org/joinus to help ou!

Jonathan Goldsmith, the man who plays The Most Interesting Man in the World recently joined landmine and bomb accident survivor assistance program, Clear Path International. Join him in Vietnam with Clear Path’s partner, Mines Advisory Group as he visits survivors of accidents involving unexploded ordnance and MAG clearance operations.

via Jonathan Goldsmith, Most Interesting Man in the World, Speaks Out For Landmine and Bomb Victims – YouTube.