What we do/Programmes

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General Introduction

MCNV has a core basis of support from individual private donors and family foundations in the Netherlands who wanted to help Vietnam recover from the devastations of the war, which in the past decade has been supplemented by project-based funding from several different sources, enabling us to expand the size and range of programmes we […]

Disability Program
Disability programme

The program helps to ensure that people with disabilities receive comprehensive support to develop their potential and to create an enabling environment for their inclusion in the community.

Community managed Health Development
Community Managed Health Development

To improve the health and welfare of the people through empowering communities, promoting equity in development and improving the quality of life of disadvantaged people.

Community-managed Health Development
Community Managed Health & Livelihood Development

The programme aims to reduce poverty and to improve the health status among ethnic minorities in mountainous areas, through a community development approach that empowers the community to make decisions and plans to address their priority problems.

Human Resource for Health
Human Resources for Health

To improve the quality of training of health professionals in order to provide better health care, through better training methods and materials and increased relevance of the training to the needs of society, filling gaps in the existing curricula at medical and public health universities and at provincial secondary medical schools and college.

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Prevention and treatment of Malaria

To further the understanding of the epidemiology of forest malaria and how to prevent it, with the ultimate aim to develop new methods that could lead to the elimination of malaria in Vietnam.

Micro-finance
Micro-Finance programme

Microfinance interventions are mainly aimed at improving the livelihood of poor and disadvantaged people and communities; in some cases they are aimed at providing financial sustainability of programme interventions.

Pro-poor Seaweed Value Chain Improvement
Seaweed Programme

Aim To reduce poverty among low-income coastal communities through modernizing and expanding the red algae aquaculture value chain, which will also contribute to the improvement of the coastal marine environment and encourage better natural resource management.

Reproductive and Sexual Health Right
Sexual and Reproductive Health & Rights

To protect the rights and promote the sexual and reproductive health of all including those who are underserved or marginalised, such as ethnic minorities, sexual minorities, the disabled, and the young and the old, partly by providing access to up-to-date information and services.

Gender
Women Empowerment

The goal of increasing women’s involvement in the development process of Vietnam through focusing on gender and empowerment is integrated into all MCNV programs. Special attention is paid to the vulnerable situation of marginalised women, such as victims of human trafficking and domestic violence, poor and disabled women and women living with HIV.

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Transition in the East Alliance

To have stronger civil society organisations able to support marginalised groups in accessing their basic rights. To achieve improved economic status for marginalised groups, through microfinance and livelihood approaches in five countries. To ensure improved access to comprehensive health and social services for marginalised groups in five countries, including community-based care and mental health care

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Prevention and treatment of Tuberculose

MCNV’s Support to the National Tuberculosis Control Programme in Vietnam Vietnam is well known and appreciated around the world for the high quality of its National Tuberculosis Control Program. At the foundation of that program and during the first 20 years of its implementation, MCNV played a key role in both providing materials and building […]

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News

Symposium Grand Challenges in Disability: Research, Policy and Practice

We are very pleased to invite you to the symposium entitled “Grand Challenges in Disability: Research, Policy and Practice” that will be held on Friday November 28th, 2014 at the VU University Amsterdam. Akke Schuurmans, senior programme manager of MCNV will be one of the speakers at the symposium. See attached flyer for a full […]

Symposium about Mental Health Challenge

On Thursday 4th December, VU University Amsterdam will organize a symposium “Health for all: The Mental Health Challenge”. MCNV’s Director Pamela Wright is member of the panel and will share the experiences gained in this field in projects carried out in collaboration with our MFS II partner Global Initiative on Psychiatry (GIP). Download the announcement in PDF file

A new cozy friendship house for poor women

Mrs. Bieu, 79 years old, living with her single daughter Mrs. Van, 48 years old, in Phu Vang commune, Binh Dai district, Ben Tre province are going to have new house this year.

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PUBLICATION

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Turning towards the Sunlight

MCNV would like to thank all those who have been involved in this fnal evaluaton of our HIV program “Comprehensive PMTCT services for Especially Vulnerable Women in Vietnam”. In partcular the independent consultants who undertook the evaluaton, Jessica de Ruijter (lead consultant), Hong Anh Doan, and Hang Pham Thanh. Thanks must also go to the […]

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VIDEO CLIP

Bringing goods to remote villages

CMH&LD program has supported setting up Village Trading Shop right in the villages of Khanh Vinh district, Khanh Hoa province. These trading shops are very convenient for transactions of the poor villagers.

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MCNV in South East Asia (MAP)