Project profile — Poverty Reduction by Improving Social Services and Health

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Poverty Reduction by Improving Social Services and Health - Overview
Memorial University of Newfoundland (CA-CRA_ACR-2107690273)
2010-02-01 - 2014-07-31
Country / region • Vietnam (100.00%)
Sector • Post-Secondary Education
Higher education (11420) (50.00%)
• Basic Health
Health personnel development (12281) (50.00%)
Policy marker • Participatory development and good governance (significant objective)
• Climate change mitigation (not targeted)
• Youth Issues (not targeted)
• Gender equality (not targeted)
• Urban issues (not targeted)
• Climate Change Adaptation (not targeted)
• ICT as a tool for development (not targeted)
• Indigenous Issues (not targeted)
• Trade development (not targeted)
• Environmental sustainability (cross-cutting) (not targeted)
• Biodiversity (not targeted)
• Desertification (not targeted)
• Children's issues (not targeted)
• Disability (not targeted)
Description and results


The project aims to build the capacity of University of Labor and Social Affairs in Hanoi and other universities in Northern Vietnam that offer social work program in order to educate professional social workers and professors at the Master's level. This project contributes to increasing the number of qualified social work practitioners available and to improving health and living conditions of poor and disadvantaged women, men and children living in northern Vietnam.



Original budget $0
Planned Disbursement $0
Transaction Date Type Value
28-07-2014 Disbursement $30,000
Country Percentages by Sector
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Poverty Reduction by Improving Social Services and Health - Related information
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Partner website — Memorial University of Newfoundland
Global Affairs Canada
KFM Partnerships for Devlpmnt Innovation
Aid grant excluding debt reorganisation
Other technical assistance

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