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April 19, 2018

The HIV prevalence rate among men who have sex with men (MSM) in Vietnam has increased in recent years, especially in urban areas. To address this, USAID’s Sustainable HIV Response from Technical Assistance activity partnered with provincial health authorities and community-based organizations to combine online and in-person HIV outreach and testing services to engage hard-to-reach MSMs.

April 19, 2018

Launched in 2017, Fulbright University Vietnam (FUV) is the country’s first fully independent non-profit university and aims to bring world-class university standards to Vietnam. USAID support will help FUV build admissions, financial aid, and recruitment offices; design curriculum and technology platforms; and develop student career and campus activity programs.

April 19, 2018

Vietnam is facing a challenge of how to power its rapidly growing economy in a safe and secure way. On April 12, USAID’s Vietnam Low Emission Energy Program participated in a meeting in Ho Chi Minh City to explore innovative approaches to simplify and expand access to renewable energy in Vietnam.

April 12, 2018

USAID’s Building University-Industry Learning and Development Through Innovation and Technology (BUILD-IT) Alliance is helping technology and engineering universities in Vietnam reach their goals of achieving ASEAN accreditation or Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET) recognition. In March, over 200 faculty members of partner universities in Da Nang and Ho Chi Minh City completed a training series on international standard criteria for institutional and program accreditation.

April 12, 2018

The number of new HIV cases among men who have sex with men (MSM) has risen significantly in recent years. Last week, USAID’s Sustainable HIV Response from Technical Assistance activity partnered with the governments of Hanoi and Ho Chi Minh City to promote HIV self-testing services for this group.

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Last updated: April 20, 2018

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