Vietnam Quang Tri Gets $51.8M Non-refundable Aid from 6 Int’l Organizations

Six international organizations have decided to offer $51.8 million in non-refundable aid to Vietnam’s central province of Quang Tri in 2020-2025, local media said. Six non-governmental organizations (NGOs) are MAG, Peace Trees Vietnam, Plan International, Zhi-Shan Foundation, Project Vietnam Foundation, and Mediapeace Vietnam. The financial support will be allocated for the provincial socio-economic development, climate change response, bombs and mines settlement, and social affairs handling. From 2014 to 2019, Quang Tri province mobilized 226 foreign projects with a total value of aids at $99 million. So far, the province has set up cooperation relations with 67 non-government and international organizations from countries, including the United States, South Korea, the UK, and Ireland. (SGGPNews, nhandan.com.vn, vnexpress.net)