What we do

Collaboration And Networking To Enhance Education and Nutrition (CANTEEN)

Improvement on nutrition and food security continues to be MCNV’s work priorities in Laos and especially in the areas where more ethnic minority groups are living.
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Stimulating Entrepreneurship among vulnerable groups

The market economy offers a proportion of marginalized people chances to escape their poverty. However, many face barriers of access, lack necessary capabilities or do not recognize, or even believe, that they have chances.
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Learning through health research

MCNV's works in research helps us to understand better the world around us and ensures we can support people within development processes to make the world a better place.
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Nutrition sensitive agriculture in Lao PDR and Vietnam

MCNV’s approach to agriculture also entails promoting gender equity, and providing nutrition education so that household resources are used to improve nutrition, especially that of women and young children.
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Sexual & reproductive health for teenager in Huong Hoa

As a cultural custom, teenagers of Pacoh and Bru Van Kieu ethnic groups are allowed by their parents to date quite freely, and they are allowed to get married, too, when they are still very young. Having sex is almost unavoidable among teenagers.
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Climate Change Adaptation for the Poor Coastal Community in Ben Tre

The loans for water containers will be available throughout this year and in coming years to create access for the poor to store more fresh water.
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Climate change adaptive agriculture & livelihoods

MCNV is most strongly developing the theme of ‘Nutrition-Sensitive Agriculture’ among some of the most remote and poor ethnic minority farmers in Laos.
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Nutrition improvement for children

Children who are born underweight or do not receive sufficient nutritious food during their first years of life have a much higher chance to die in childhood. If children are able to survive their malnutrition childhood results in a lifelong disadvantage in health as well as the capacity to develop intellectually.
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Network of village health workers

In the health system of Vietnam, village health workers (VHWs) are grassroot based that are closely connected with villagers and are often called the “extended arm of the health sector”.
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Sexual and reproductive health and rights in Dien Bien province

Youth in Vietnam, especially ethnic minority youth in mountainous areas, increasingly face health and social problems as a result of lacking the knowledge and skills of sexual and reproductive health and rights (SRHR).
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Microcredit and income insurance

MCNV also wants to share and expand the best practice in microfinance and social performance management to other organizations and communities.
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Development of occupational therapy in Vietnam

The project’s goal is to create the foundation and necessary conditions in order to develop the training system of professional OT in Vietnam, including the provision of OT trainers, competency-based training curriculum and OT-related policies.
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Mental Health

Mental Health (MH) disorders significantly contribute to the worldwide burden of diseases. The health services and policies in Vietnam pay only limited attention to MH.
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