Welcome to the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for 01 - 15 May 2013.
We are happy to announce the two new members of the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre's Steering Committee:
- Ms. Thao Phuong Hoang, Country Director at ActionAid International in Vietnam - Mr. Andy Baker, Country Director at Oxfam in Vietnam
Please join us in congratulating Thao and Andy on their appointments.
Coalition for Environment and Development in Vietnam (CED) is moving its office to a new location from May 1, 2013. The new location is at: Room 107- 108 B17 - Kim Lien Diplomatic Compound Dong Da District, Ha Noi
Welcome to the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for 15 - 30 April 2013.
Please join us in congratulating Mr. Gary West, Country Director at FHI 360 in Vietnam, on his appointment as the new INGO representative to the Country Coordinating Mechanism (CCM) of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis and Malaria (GFATM).
Gary has served as the Country Director for Family Health International 360 in Vietnam since late 2012. He has more than 40 years' experience in public health program management and research, with many years' experience in Asia and Africa.
Welcome to the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for 01 - 15 April 2013.
Kindly be informed that Mr. Huy Pham Sinh has resigned from his post as Country Director for Save the Children in Vietnam and left Vietnam on 14 March 2013. Mr. Doan Anh Tuan has been appointed interim Country Director until mid June when an official CD comes on board.
We also would like to introduce the new Representative/Country Director/Country Coordinator of our members as follows:
Welcome to the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for 01 - 15 March 2013.
Ms Sanda Rihtman is leaving the position of Country Manager for CRS Vietnam to take up the role of Country Representative for CRS Mekong Sub-region, based in Phnom Penh, Cambodia. Sanda will oversee CRS operations in Cambodia, Vietnam and Myanmar.
Ms Snigdha Chakraborty will replace Sanda as Country Manager, Vietnam, from March 1, 2013. Snigdha has more than 15 years of international experience in development work.
We congratulate Sanda and Snigdha on their new positions.
There are five Working Group meetings scheduled for the first half of March, 2013: