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Ms. Nguyen Thi Binh - Faculty of Thai Nguyen University of Medicine and Pharmacy (TUMP) gives a lecture in new redesigned classr

Standing in front of nearly 100 students, Dr. Nguyen Thi Binh of the faculty of the Thai Nguyen University of Medicine and Pharmacy faces a significant challenge—she must convey complex material about obstetrics to third-year general medical students, but the barriers to active learning are significant. She worries that her students will come away from her class with adequate knowledge but limited ability to apply that knowledge in real-life medical situations.

Mrs. Nguyen Minh Thao of MPI/CIEM addresses a consultative workshop.

Vietnam’s textile industry just got some good news that will save companies thousands in fees as well as several days of shipping delays with repeal of a testing regulation.

Mr. Trinh Ngoc Cuong works on the Instant Sup-port System (ISS) to manage and respond to queries from National Assembly Deputies

The work of Vietnam’s National Assembly (NA) is most effective when its deputies are well-informed and prepared to participate in active debate. To that end, research staff from the NA library respond to information requests from the assembly’s 500 deputies.

Jessica Nguyen at her workplace.

Jessica Nguyen had gender reassignment surgery, but for years her passport and identification did not reflect this important change in her gender identity. Potential employers would not hire her because they did not know how to classify her, as male or female. Her employment search became an experience in stigma and discrimination.

Awarding safety certificates to employees who managed workers for 500,000 hours with no lost time accidents in February 2015.

Walk by the average Vietnamese construction site and you will probably see some heads without hard hats, people without vests, bare feet or sandals and minimal harnesses or fall protection. As in many developing countries, lower costs are still often prioritized over worker safety on the average local building project.

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Last updated: May 12, 2017

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