NEWSLETTER 1 - 15 July 2012

Dear Members and Friends:

Welcome to the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for 01 - 15 July 2012.

The VUFO-NGO Resource Centre is supporting an initiative to establish a new working group on Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) for Development. We hope to promote collaboration in different sectors of ICT for development, with a special focus on ICT in education.

Interested organizations and individuals should contact Mr Jef Peeraer from the Flemish Association for Development Cooperation & Technical Assistance (VVOB) at <jp.vvobvn@gmail.com> and copy Ms Phan Thu Ha at <haphan@ngocentre.org.vn> to join this working group. The VUFO-NGO Resource Centre will organize a start-up meeting in late August or early September 2012.

From 1st July 2012, HealthBridge Foundation of Canada will move to a new workplace:
Suite 202 & 203, E4 Building, Trung Tu Diplomatic Compound, No. 6 Dang Van Ngu street, Dong Da district, Hanoi, Vietnam.
Telephone: (84-4) 3511 9904
Fax: (84-4) 3511 9905
Email: hbc@healthbridge.org.vn
Website: www.HealthBridge.ca

ADRA in Vietnam has had a new country director, Mr Filip Graovac from 14 June 2012. Mr Graovac's term is for five years. His email address for contact: filip@adravn.org.vn.

There is only one Working Groups' meeting scheduled for the first half of July 2012:
- Climate Change Working Group on 05 July at 2:00 PM.

The meeting will take place at the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre. Please check the 'Calendar of Events' section on our home page for the latest updates and possible changes.

Warm greetings from the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre's Team!