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Upcoming Citizen Diplomacy Trips

We are excited to offer the following Citizen Diplomacy trips. If you are interested, we encourage you to reach out to us for more information ASAP as space is limited. Please contact PeaceTrees staff for more information. 

March 2020 Trip

Dates: Leaving March 11th and returning March 26th

Highlights: This trip has an historical focus and academic component and will be led by Professor Christoph Giebel. Christoph is a professor at the Jackson School of International Studies who has previously led many trips to Vietnam with the University of Washington and PeaceTrees Travelers. This trip provides a unique opportunity for participation in weekly meetings beginning in January and will include pre-reading. Participants will travel to Hà Nội, Huế, Đông Hà, Hồ Chí Minh City, and many PeaceTrees project sites. You can read about a UW student’s experience on a similar trip here:

Registration for this trip is currently OPEN

September 2020 Trip

Dates: Tentatively leaving September 14th and returning September 27th 

Highlights: Travelers will journey from Hanoi to Quảng Trị Province to Hồ Chí Minh City and will have a chance to learn about the history of Vietnam and the Vietnam War as well as PeaceTrees’ projects.  The trip will also include opportunities to see museums, explore Vietnamese cuisine and markets, meet with survivors of landmine accidents, plant trees, and deepen your understanding of PeaceTrees’ work. Tentatively travelers will visit Hà Nội, Đông Hà, Khe Sanh, Huế, Hội An, Hồ Chí Minh City, and many PeaceTrees project sites. Please note that the itinerary details and dates for this trip are not yet confirmed.

Registration for this trip is currently OPEN


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