Vietnam Program Updates

Speeches Shim

For USAID/Vietnam program updates issued before January 2017, please visit the 2012-2017 Archive Site.

July 21, 2017

The EPICS program provides students the opportunity to gain experience through project-based learning and collaboration with U.S. counterparts, helping produce graduates who can lead inclusive, technology-based growth in Vietnam, a core  BUILD-IT goal.

July 20, 2017

The USAID Improving Access, Curriculum and Teaching in Medical Education and Emerging Diseases (IMPACT-MED) Alliance works to revamp medical education curricula and teaching approaches in Vietnam to produce graduates able to address current and future health challenges.

July 20, 2017

Promoting the HIV-related goods and services sector as a potential business opportunity is helping generate a vibrant market for HIV goods and services led by and targeted towards those most at risk of HIV.

July 20, 2017

Leading an effective and efficient HIV response requires timely and accurate case reporting data. The C03 system’s easy-to-use dashboard serves as a powerful tool to monitor and respond to changes in the country’s epidemic.

July 13, 2017

Remote communities in Vietnam have limited access to legal information. Government representatives also lack the capacity to effectively implement laws and policies in these areas. Accordingly, localities sometimes find it easier to apply existing community rules and traditions than to enforce national laws.