Forums and Initiatives
International NGOs and the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre are involved in many forums and inititatives in Vietnam.
The VUFO-NGO Resource Centre convenes regular INGO Forums, which give representatives of international NGO representatives the opportunity to share experiences, discuss issues common to their work and better coordinate activities.
The Health Partnership Group of development partners, the Ministry of Health and other Ministries aims to improve the effectiveness of external support to the health sector.
Global Call to Action against Poverty (GCAP) is an alliance of organisations, networks and national campaigns around the world committed to eradicating extreme poverty.
The Global Campaign for Education (GCE) is a movement of organisations and individuals around the world that campaigns for the goal of "Education for All".
Many working groups and partnerships are active in Vietnam, bringing together representatives from donors, NGOs, government ministries, mass organisations and others.
Program 135 Phase II is a five-year poverty reduction programme of the Government of Vietnam. It targets 1,644 poor and mountainous communes in 45 provinces that are home to the majority of Vietnam’s ethnic minorities.
The Consultative Groups brings together the Vietnamese Government and donor agencies at the highest level to discuss development policies and donor pledges. Four international NGOs, elected by members of the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre, are invited as observers to the meeting, where they share one seat at the formal roundtable.