WHERE WE WORK Vietnam

Welcome Back!

You have Gifts for Good in your basket.

Welcome Back!

Last time you were here, you were looking to help vulnerable children and families. Your support can save and change lives.

ChildFund Australia is a member of the ChildFund Alliance – a global network of 11 organisations which assists more than 14 million children and families in 63 countries.

 Country programs managed by ChildFund Australia

 Country programs managed by ChildFund International

Vietnam

ChildFund began working in Vietnam in 1995, and implements community development projects in the northern provinces, where the majority of families are from ethnic minority groups.

Vietnam is considered one of the world’s development success stories, recently moving from one of the world’s poorest nations to one of Asia’s most dynamic economies. Quality of life has improved for many people in the country, but not everyone has benefitted. Income inequality is increasing, with the geographical location of many rural communities, in remote and difficult to access mountainous areas, contributing greatly to the high rates of poverty.

Our priorities are:

There are limited healthcare facilities in remote areas, with children and families facing long journeys to seek medical attention.

Many rural locations do not have year-round access to clean water, which can result in the spread of disease.

Most poor communities in Vietnam rely on small-scale farming, as people often lack the education and skills to reach their full potential.

1,000 children in one year.
That’s just the start of the difference you’ll make.!

Donate Now

Stories from Vietnam

Celebrating the right to access education this International Education Day

Read Story

Vietnam rugby trip inspires Sydney family to level the field for children

Read Story

Hien claiming his right to safely take part in the online world

Read Story

Lan is living in a semi-boarding house in Vietnam

Read Story

Every child has the right to a safe home

Read Story

One volunteer is improving maternal health in remote parts of Vietnam

Read Story