What are you arriving in Saigon for ? For taste of street food, experiences or culture ? Or to be hauled for a ride? Are you going to explore this city by your own way ? Do you know that there is another world in this city where you may not find out? - A city of contrasts. The contrast between the sleek 21-century skyscrapers and the slum area. Slum are the dark side of urbanization . Saigon have many slums with substandard houses stretching dozens of kilometers. We are native residents, we all know well about the “slum”, where we consider as our own family.
Our message - “life is a story, let us share other stories with you”, aims to get you have a look at:
1. The formation of the “slums”, lives of the people in the slum areas. Where do they come from and why do they choose to live there?
2. The Vietnamese society after war as well as the dark side of the developing country.
3. How are they able to manage their living conditions?
4. Do they get any welfare, subsidize from the Vietnamese Government?
You will experience and learn more about a different world around you through our stories. Besides, with your assistance and our support, we do hope to make a better life for them.