Communication Officer

The HPG is a joint forum led by the Ministry of Health (MOH), with the participation of development partners, other government ministries, provinces and NGOs. It is recognized as the official policy dialogue forum for developing reliable partnership, mobilizing and effectively coordinating external aid for the health sector in line with the sector priorities.

The HPG commits to the three principles drawn from the Hanoi Core Statement: i) to strengthen country ownership over development; ii) to build more effective and inclusive partnerships for development; iii) to delivering and to account for development results.

HPG Objectives are: i) to comprehensively enhance the effectiveness of support from DPs to the Health sector; ii) to strengthen aid coordination and transparency iii) to minimize double-counting and fragmentation in Health aid coordination to reach health objectives; iv)  to attract contributions of relevant government units and Development Partners though alternative.

The HPG has been operational since 2004 in order to facilitate the implementation of internationally agreed principles on development cooperation in the health sector in Vietnam. In the new context of a middle income country (MIC), Vietnam in general and health care in particular are facing many opportunities as well as difficulties and challenges: transitions from grant to loan, from financial support to technical assistance.

The HPG is now looking for Vietnamese competent candidates to fill the vacancy of communication officer.

Work location: International Cooepration Department, Ministry of Health, 138 A, Giang Vo, Ba Dinh, Ha Noi

Deadline for applicants: 20 August 2014. The TOR is attached.

Interested candidates kindly send CV and application letter to the HPG Secretariat at email address: [email protected] or [email protected]

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Wed, 2014-08-20