26/09/2013 08:57 BST | Updated 25/11/2013 05:12 GMT

A Story From Vietnam That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up

Mai never received formal education. Now she's a qualified graphic designer with a job. But that's only half the story.

If you have six minutes to spare, please watch this video about a girl in Vietnam who has more than made up for lost time with vocational training support from REACH, an awesome youth employment NGO born out of a programme by Plan Vietnam, who continue to support REACH with funding. Since 2004, REACH has trained more than 9,000 young people.

Video by the fantastic Paul Zetter.

My journey to work from ensemble films on Vimeo.