CSA Vietnam – An Inspiring and Advocacy Process

Dear MSD’s readers, Action for Vietnam Civil Society Organizations Development Alliance (CSA Vietnam) consists of individuals and CSOs working in Vietnam who are dedicated and share the common goals in capacity building and making contribution to policy development for an enabling environment for CSOs and protect the rights of marginalized groups in the society. MSD … Continued

VNR Statement 2018

The High Level Political Forum on Sustainable Development (HLPF) is an annual forum in which countries present their Voluntary National Reviews (VNR) reporting on progress made against the 17 Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs). This year, Viet Nam is one of the 48 countries presenting its VNR at the Forum. The Government of Viet Nam, led … Continued

Study Report: A preliminary analysis of power relations of Vietnamese NGOs

Dear MSD’s readers, As civil society actors have become increasingly important in the development agenda at the global level and in Vietnam’s context. These actors represent commitment to democratic and inclusive governance and also have the capacity and potential to bring about social change. Civil society space in Vietnam includes mostly booming Non-Governmental Organizations (NGOs) … Continued


Dear readers, You are holding a precious book in your hand – “CSO partnership – Value-added & Inspiring Models”. This book describes typical stories of 10 Civil Society Organizations (CSOs) in building partnerships with other CSOs, State agencies, Enterprises to increase the values and impact of their products/social services that is devoted to community, therefore … Continued