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MCNV Birthday Calendar

One more calendar, but different! One more calendar, for our loyal donor, not just for the year 2022, but a birthday calendar for many years to come. Order now!

Magazine 2021-3

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Recruitment Announcement

MCNV is a Dutch-based NGO, with an international network working in the fields of health development, social inclusion, livelihood development in responding to climate change, and value chain. Current

50 patient monitors donated to designated COVID-19 hospitals in Vietnam

In response to the shortage of equipment in COVID-19 diagnosis and treatment, the Philips Foundation, Philips Vietnam and the Medical Committee Netherlands – Vietnam (MCNV) have donated 50 patient m

Dien Bien Support Center for the Development of Inclusive Education to welcome 50 new students

The Dien Bien Support Center for the Development of Inclusive Education (Support Center) held its official school opening ceremony on September 5th, 2021, with the enrollment of 50 new students.Despit

summary of strategic plan 2021-2025

Although the plans for meeting staff from all our offices in our Amsterdam office had to be canceled because of COVID-19 measures, we have come to a strategic plan for the coming five years. Please fi

Consultation workshop on sustainable forest management plan period 2021-2025

On August 26th 2021, MCNV collaborated with the Quang Tri Association of Smallholder Forest Certification Groups (SFCG Association) to organize a consultation workshop on the sustainable forest manage

Turning local resources into sustainable tourism products

Huong Hoa, a mountainous district of Quang Tri province is well-known for a chilling climate and magnificent natural landscapes. Since transport infrastructure is vastly improved, the locality has bec

Extended submission deadline for Homemade with Heart contest

We would love to announce that the deadline of Homemade with Heart contest has been extended to September 30th, 2021 (instead of August 31st). With this adjustment, we hope that our contestants will h

Homemade with Heart season #2 open for application

After the first successful season in 2020, Homemade with Heart is back this year!! Regardless of what your profession is, as long as you have the passion for invention, the aspiration to support indep

Magazine 2021-2

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MCNV joins Quang Tri frontline fighters in the battle against COVID-19

MCNV representative (left) presents aid package to Huong Lap Healthcare Center. Located amidst steep mountain slopes and winding, treacherous roads, Huong Lap is a poor, impoverished commune in Quang

Microfinance – an escape from poverty

Ms. Nguyễn Thị Phương Thảo has always been a good mother who has sought to do the best for her family. However, the unstable income from seasonal work meant that she and her husband could neve

Project on Realization of land use rights for ethnic minority people with disabilities concluded with encouraging results

Participants at the workshop After nearly two years of implementation, the project “Realization of land use rights for ethnic minority people with disabilities in Dakrong and Huong Hoa districts”

Early Detection – Early Intervention and Inclusive Education project in Cao Bang close

In the past 18 years, the project Early Detection – Early Intervention (ED-EI) and Inclusive Education project implemented by MCNV in Cao Bang province has practically benefited the locality in vari

EU Delegation visits PROSPER project site (April 2021)

On April 14th & 15th 2021, a delegation of the European Union (EU) visited three districts of Hai Lang, Huong Hoa and Cam Lo of Quang Tri province, where the EU-funded project “Promoting sustain

Quang Tri province: More support needed to improve access to land use rights of ethnic minorities

In Quang Tri province, large number of poor ethnic minority households are still lack of residential land and productive land, including 719 households in Huong Hoa and 795 in Dakrong district. The in

I-THRIVE supports capacity building for rehabilitation professionals in Thua Thien – Hue

A workshop themed ‘Enhancing the Capacity of Rehabilitation Professionals’ took place in Thua Thien – Hue Province on January 21st, 2021. The workshop was held as part of the ‘Interdis

Sustainable livelihood for poor women in Ben Tre

<WE can do it! WE – WOMEN EMPOWERMENT> Thanks to the sponsorship of GSRD Foundation, 08 cooperative groups for 160 member women have been established in 02 districts: Mo Cay Bac and Mo Cay Na