NGO Resource Centre Newsletter June 1 - 15, 2009

Welcome to the NGO Resource Centre Newsletter for June 1 - 15, 2009!

Thank you for joining us at the last INGO Forum. There were 45 participants from 33 organizations, who actively participated in several interesting discussions. Three important announcements were made during the Forum. Please join me in congratulating the following colleagues on their appointments:

Dario Gentili from VSO - VUFO-NGO RC Steering Committee Member;
Peter Newsum from CARE - INGO Representative at the CG Meeting;
Steve Price Thomas from Oxfam - INGO Representative at the CG Meeting.

Detailed minutes are available at:

INGO Forum 22 May 2009

We would like to bring to your attention an upcoming training for the Vietnamese staff working in the south. This training will be organized by FOSCO and the HCM City Union of Friendship Organisations (HUFO) on 20 June 2009 (8:00 am) at Lien Hiep Cac To Chuc Huu Nghi, 31 Le Duan in Ho Chi Minh City. The lecturers will be Le Hung Quoc from HUFO, Don Tuan Phong from PACCOM and the Director of HCMC Social Insurance Company.

There are two Working Group meetings coming up during the first half of June: Climate Change Working Group – Core Group on June 4 (14:00 hrs) at NGO RC and HIV/AIDs Technical Working Group on June 12 (14:00 hrs) at Hanoi School of Public Health.

Check our calendar section for more details.

Warm regards from the VUFO-NGO Resource Centre's team!