U.S. NGO Grants $7.8M to Health Project in Vietnam Central Province

U.S. Atlantic Philanthropies (AP) has granted VND144.7 billion ($7.8 million) to a three-year health project in the Vietnam’s central province of Thua Thien-Hue. The project costing VND190.4 billion ($10.3 million) is slated for completion in 2011, aiming to upgrade 152 medical stations in the province, the Van Hoa newspaper reported.  The AP has so far funded $213 million to Vietnam’s education and healthcare sectors.