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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

Less waste, more green

A Green Circle to reduce household waste and increase bio compost for your garden. 1,150 households in Ben Tre province, (South of Vietnam) have benefited from Waste to Compost project, under the Wome

90 Freshmen gain insight into Occupational Therapy through orientation workshop

An orientation workshop for freshmen was held on January 20, 2021 by the Faculty of Physiotherapy/Rehabilitation, Hai Duong Medical Technical University (HMTU). The event aims to facilitate students i

Renowned emcee joins MCNV in sustainable forest management

PROSPER project just receives a grant of VND 850 million (~ EUR 33,000) from the An Vui Fund by Mr. Dai Nghia, a celebrity in Vietnamese showbiz who is well-known for both of his talent and strong com

First ADL Lab inaugurated in Hue University of Medicines and Pharmacy

The first Activities of Daily Living (ADL) Lab was officially handed over to Hue University of Medicines and Pharmacy (UMP) by MCNV on January 21. The ADL Lab was built as part of the project ‘I

I-THRIVE marks a new milestone

A workshop themed ‘Enhancing the Capacity of Rehabilitation Professionals’ was held in Quang Nam Province on January 15th, 2021, as part of the ‘Interdisciplinary rehabilitation services

Nedspice joins MCNV to provide school meals to 190 kids

MCNV’s Nutrition Sensitive Agriculture (NSA) on January 9th received a donation worth US$ 5,000 from Nedspice Processing Vietnam. The donation will be used to fund 50% the cost for school meals

The Power of Positivity

Ms.Nguyen Thi Ket, Giong Bong hamlet, Thoi Lai commune, Binh Dai district, Ben Tre province. Photo: Hieu Le Tran              &nbs

Hundreds tonnes of wastes turned into bio compost

Thanks to the project ‘Community-based eco-green solution to solid waste treatment’, 74% of the wastes generated by 1150 households in Ben Tre province, has been effectively converted into

Congratulation to 12 new OT Bachelor degree holders

Photo credited to Tran Huu Duc Recently, 12 Bachelor program students of HCMC University of Medicines and Pharmacy have completed their four-year journey in Occupational Therapy (OT) major. MCNV Count