and with millions of people…
We serve some of Vietnam’s most vulnerable groups in remote mountainous and urban areas to help them benefit from development, overcome poverty, and achieve equal rights and voice. At the same times, we provide humanitarian and emergency assistance in times of natural disasters.
We put women in the center because we know that we cannot overcome poverty until all people have equal rights and opportunities.
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Learn more on what CARE is doing with women of many minority ethnicities in Vietnam in remote rural areas, where pockets of entrenched poverty persist.
Find out how CARE supports a number of urban groups across Vietnam, who are structurally and socially excluded from the benefits of change and development.
“Advancing Women’s Economic Empowerment in Vietnam – AWEEV” – Looking back over a year of project implementation
On September 21, 2022, CARE International in Vietnam cooperated with the Departments of Agriculture and Rural Development of Lai Chau and Ha Giang provinces to hold the Project Steering Committee of the “Enhancing Economic Empowerment of Ethnic Minority Women in Vietnam – AWEEV”
In the morning of August 26, 2022, the consortium of three organizations, Plan International Vietnam, CARE International in Vietnam and the Center for Research on Initiatives of Community Development (RIC) held a workshop to introduce the program “Reaching the Furthest Behind – Improving the quality of life of especially disadvantaged community groups in Quang Tri and Hoa Binh provinces” in Dong Ha city, Quang Tri province.
According to the 2017 World Bank Database (Findex), only 30% of male and 31% of female adults in Vietnam have accessed formal financial services, one of the lowest rates in East Asia. Many people in rural areas are excluded from access to financial services.