NEWSLETTER 1 - 15 April 2012

Dear Members and Friends:

Welcome to the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for 1 - 15 April 2012.

The VUFO-NGO Resource Centre office will be closed on Monday 2 April 2012, marking the ancestral death anniversary of the Hung kings, which is a public holiday in Vietnam.

We would like to announce two changes of address for INGO members: (1) ORBIS has moved its office to Room 303-304, Building E4B, 6 Dang Van Ngu, Dong Da, Ha Noi (telephone and fax numbers remain the same); (2) DKT International office in Vietnam has moved to BT7-07; Khu Do Thi Van Khe, Phuong La Khe, Quan Ha Dong, Ha Noi; DKT contact numbers are: phone: +84-4-222-53179; fax: +84-4-222-53180

There are four Working Groups' meetings scheduled in April 2012: the Climate Change Working Group on 5 April at 14:00; the Ethnic Minorities Working Group on 6 April at 08:30; the Sustainable Agriculture and Natural Resources Management Working Group on 27 April at 09:00; and the Disaster Management Working Group on 27 April at 14:00. All meetings 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!