Netherlands Development Organization (SNV)
SNV began working in Viet Nam in 1995, delivering capacity development advisory services in five sectors such as renewable energy and biogas, agricultural and forest products, pro-poor sustainable tourism, water, sanitation and hygiene, and reducing emissions from deforestation and forest degradation (REDD+).
SNV Netherlands Development Oganisation is a co-founder and funder of Spark. SNV has initiated the global Local CapacityDevelopment Facility (LCDF) aiming at developing local service market for capacity development toward transparence and dynamic. Spark in Vietnam is a part of the global LCDF.
In the period 2010-2012, SNV committed to finance a total funding of Euro 600.000 for Spark activities. In addition, SNV provides important technical assistance and management advice for Spark establishment and operation in Vietnam. Mr. Tom Derksen, Country Director of SNV Vietnam, is a member of Spark’s Governing Board.
More info: www.snvworld.org
Center for Sustainable Rural Development (SRD) Vietnam
SRD is a non-governmental Vietnamese development organization dedicated to working with disadvantaged communities in mountainous areas, assisting them to improve their quality of life and manage their resources sustainably.
SRD operates in 5 northern and central provinces of Viet Nam with three main program streams: sustainable agriculture and livelihoods, climate change, and communications, research and advocacy.
More info: www.srd.org.vn
PACT in Vietnam
In Viet Nam, Pact works in HIV/AIDS, supporting comprehensive prevention, care, support and treatment interventions and the creation of a supportive social and policy environment.
More info: www.pactworld.org
Vietnam Centre for Community Support Development Studies (CECODES)
CECODES undertakes research on policy impact assessment and implements solutions on capacity strengthening for communities, especially disadvantaged communities. The organization also makes concentrated efforts to promote social entrepreneurship in Viet Nam.
More info: www.cecodes.org