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February 1, 2018

On January 17, USAID’s Sustainable HIV Response from Technical Assistance (SHIFT) activity, the Vietnam Authority for HIV/AIDS Control (VAAC) and UN Women hosted an event in Hanoi to share findings from a joint UN-VAAC gender assessment of Vietnam’s HIV response, and propagate action to address identified gaps.

February 1, 2018

This week, TRAFFIC Vietnam - a global wildlife trade monitoring network - released a report titled “Mapping Motivations – Combatting consumption of illegal wildlife in Vietnam.” This report was produced under USAID Saving Species. It defines the motivations behind the illegal consumption of three species in Vietnam - rhinos, elephants, and pangolins - and identifies opportunities to influence consumer groups.

February 1, 2018

In preparation for Vietnam’s first Master’s Degree in SALT, USAID worked with University of Sydney to organize a workshop to develop a SALT curriculum. The workshop took place in Ho Chi Minh City from January 18 - 20 and was led by SALT expert Professor Lindy McAllister, as well as Vietnamese professionals from leading medical universities and hospitals in Vietnam.

February 1, 2018

Ten student teams from six Vietnamese engineering and technology universities recently wrapped up the 2017 BUILD-IT Coding Competition, which was sponsored by USAID under its Building University-Industry Learning and Development Through Innovation and Technology (BUILD-IT) activity. As part of the competition, teams designed technological solutions to address emerging issues such as traffic control and reduction; e-government services; health care; and leveraging open data.

January 30, 2018

Incumbent of this position will work for the USAID Vietnam’s Office of Financial Management (OFM) and will be responsible for the comprehensive range of financial functions and compliance related to all payments, collections, and cashiering.  The incumbent will be directly responsible for ensuring all the invoices and payment entries annually are properly executed and recorded in the financial system on a day-to-day basis. She/he will manage, reconcile and account for disbursements from U.S. dollar appropriations held at the Treasury requiring the incumbent to be fully versed in many aspects of federal financial management and United States Government (USG) regulations.


For USAID/Vietnam Newsroom items issued before January 2017, please visit the 2012-2017 Archive Site.


Last updated: February 02, 2018

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