Today, November 1st, 2019, at 105A Quan Thanh, Ba Dinh, Hanoi, the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) cooperated with the People’s Committee of Phu Yen Province to organize successfully the “Conference on promotion of foreign non-governmental organizations’ assistance to Phu Yen province”.
The conference brought Mr. Bach Ngoc Chien – VUFO’s Vice President, Mr. Phan Dinh Phung – Vice Chairman of the Phu Yen Provincial People’s Committee, and representatives of over 50 governmental agencies and national and international NGOs, including the Delegation of EU to Vietnam, the US Embassy, IOM, Oxfam, Marie Stopes International, East Meets West, Action Aid, and MCNV.
At the conference, delegates presented reports on the foreign assistance to Phu Yen province during the last decade and drew up plans and directions for other cooperation to Phu Yen in the coming time.
MCNV had the privilege to be one in six organizations got honored and awarded with the Certificate of Merit by the People’s Committee of Phu Yen Province for its great contributions to the development of Phu Yen Province.
At the conference, Mr. Pham Dung – MCNV Vietnam’s Country Director and Mr. Nguyen Huu Tu, Chair of the People’s Committee of Dong Xuan Commune also signed the Memorandum of Understanding on the “Cooperation on Mobilizing Fund and Implementation of Project at Dong Xuan Commune, period 2021 – 2022”. The project will focus on expanding the Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture (NSA) approach to address the malnutrition among children under 5 years old in mountainous communes and districts in Dong Xuan district, Phu Yen province.