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Gender Action Learning inspires Oxfam’s partners to rethink about “Gender”

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 Posted in Cambodia, Vietnam/Việt Nam, Women empowerment, Women's Rights | No Comments »

Giving the tools for people to design their own future

Monday, May 18th, 2015 Posted in Asia, Change, Gender Equality, Inequality, Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

In early April, a conference on extreme poverty in Asia was organized by the USAID in collaboration with UNCDF. Fighting against poverty has become one of the missions of USAID and this clearly links to the call of the US ...

Learning our lessons

Friday, November 7th, 2014 Posted in Climate change adaptation, Disaster Risk Reduction, food security, Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

Seldom do statistics and reality come together as vividly as it does when we see how it affects people and how they live everyday.

Improving local adaptation capacity in Vietnam

Thursday, October 30th, 2014 Posted in Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

Improving local adaptation capacity is best way to deal with climate change* Phan Thi Nhuan, a 37-year-old farmer, knows little about the term "climate change". However, what she knows for sure is that during the past three years, prolonged cold and ...

“Land and People” photo contest: snapshots of farmer’s everyday life

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 Posted in Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

By Nguyen Thi Phoung Dung, Communications Officer [caption id="attachment_1976" align="aligncenter" width="500"] Photo 1: Harvest season in mountainous area of Vietnam. Credit: Trung Kien[/caption] Oxfam in Vietnam and Agriculture Today Newspaper are jointly running a National Photo Contest titled, “Land and People”, started ...

Improving livelihoods and changing gender inequality in Lao Cai

Thursday, November 28th, 2013 Posted in Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

Le Thi Sam, Vietnam Livelihoods Programme Officer [caption id="attachment_1972" align="aligncenter" width="500"] A practical training session on techniques in raising indegenous pigs at Sin Lung Chai village, Lung Khau Nhin commune, Muong Khuong districtCredit: Thanh Huong/Oxfam[/caption] It’s still so dark outside, but Trang ...

Changing lives: local to national

Tuesday, April 2nd, 2013 Posted in Cherian Mathews, RD's Journal, Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

This is the first of the  'Regional Director's Journal' series by Cherian Mathews, the new Regional Director of Oxfam GB, Asia Region. Through this series, Cherian shares his insightful observation and reflection from his recent visits to country programmes. “If the work ...

Oxfam highlights women in a week-long celebration of the International Day of Disaster Risk Reduction

Monday, October 8th, 2012 Posted in Bangladesh, Cambodia, Indonesia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Vietnam/Việt Nam | No Comments »

The International Day for Disaster Reduction (IDDR) is a day to celebrate how people and communities are reducing their risk to disasters and to raise awareness about the importance of disaster risk reduction (DRR). For 2012, the theme of IDDR ‘Women and Girls: The inVisible Force of ...