In Vietnam, the summer months signal that it’s time to harvest pepper. In Quang Tri Province, Roots of Peace farmers are using their traditional methods to prepare their crops for export.
46 years ago, the Hamburger Hill battle captured the essence of destruction of the Vietnam War. Today, the consequences of the conflict are still very much felt by the communities who live there. The Roots of Peace team in Vietnam recently visited Hamburger Hill to see how our model for economic empowerment can help heal the wounds of war in the region.