Wednesday 30 September 2020

Project “Strengthening Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) for COVID-19” Closing Workshop

On 25 September, the Ministry of Health in collaboration with Save the Children organized the closing workshop for the project “Strengthening Risk Communication and Community Engagement (RCCE) for COVID-19” under Breakthrough ACTION (BA), funded by the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). About 80 representatives from the Ministry of Health, USAID, Save the Children, local partners from five targeted provinces (Son La, Yen Bai, Quang Binh, Quang Tri, Can Tho) and other international organizations participated in this workshop.

Wednesday 9 September 2020

Distribution of medical supplies and household kits in Da Nang

On August 27 & 28, in collaboration with Prudential, Eastspring and Red Cross, Save the Children have distributed medical supplies to the Department of Health in Da Nang. Face masks, hand sanitizers and PPE will be provided to patients and medical professionals at the frontline hospitals to minimize community transmission.

Tuesday 7 July 2020

COVID-19 relief: Cash transfer in Lao Cai

From 30 June to 3 July, Save the Children provided cash transfers in five districts (Bat Xat, Muong Khuong, Bao Thang, Bao Yen, Van Ban) of Lao Cai province. The activity benefited 500 households whose income was significantly affected by COVID-19, even after social distancing measures have been lifted

Monday 16 January 2017

Flooded commune in Central Vietnam get supported with water filters funded by GSK via Save the Children

Thao’s family is a typical farmer household in Central region Vietnam. They have three children, a small piece of land for paddy rice, some chickens and one cow. Although life was at times not easy especially when her youngest son, 18 months, has congenital heart disease, Thao and her husband Luan are working hard to earn their living and support their children.

Wednesday 10 August 2016

How SMS Technology Can Ensure Education Continuity

Disaster-prone Vietnam is susceptible to rapid-onset emergencies like storms, typhoons, and flooding annually. During these times, children are unable to go to school due to unsafe conditions.