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August 4, 2017

Occupational Therapy (OT), a relatively new practice in Vietnam, is one of three vital rehabilitation interventions (along with Physical and Speech/Language Therapy) that improves persons with disabilities’ independence and enables participation in social activities.  USAID recently hosted Vietnam’s first OT professionals meeting, bringing together more than fifty practitioners from the Ministry of Health, hospitals and universities.

August 4, 2017

Currently, the Vietnam Authority for AIDS Control (VAAC) procures pediatric antiretroviral (ARV) medications with support from the Global Fund.  However, unforeseen budget planning obstacles combined with a significant increase in pediatric patients created a potentially serious shortage of pediatric ARV medications in early 2018. Working to avert this shortage, USAID’s Global Health Supply Chain-Procurement and Supply Management Project rapidly responded to VAAC’s needs, helping them forecast and procure a one-time order for pediatric ARVs.

August 4, 2017

The use of precedent in law ― an act, decision, or case that serves as a guide or justification for subsequent situations ― was officially recognized by Vietnam’s Supreme People’s Court in 2016. This has resulted in an increased demand for skilled judges, lawyers and other law practitioners who can apply precedent in legal writing and judgements effectively.

August 3, 2017

The U.S. Mission in Hanoi, Vietnam is seeking eligible and qualified applicant for the position of Development Assistance Specialist in the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

August 3, 2017

The U.S. Mission in Hanoi, Vietnam is seeking eligible and qualified applicant for the position of Project Management Assistant in the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID).

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Last updated: December 01, 2017

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