New Zealand Embassy Ha Noi, Viet Nam

The New Zealand Aid Programme in Viet Nam

Vietnam is an important bilateral partner for New Zealand and in recognition of this we provide targeted development assistance. Our support is focused on three areas of New Zealand's comparative advantage that are also development priorities for Viet Nam: sustainable economic development (with a focus on agriculture), human resourse development and Disaster Risk Management. 

Activites currently supported:

  • Binh Dinh Sustainable Rural Livelihoods Project: 2010 - 2014, NZ $3 million
  • Vietnam Land Administration Project: 2010 - 2015, NZ $7.5 million
  • New Premium Fruit Variety Development Project: 2012 - 2017, NZ $5.7 million
  • Livelihood Improvement for Building Resilient Communities in Vinh Long: 2014 - 2018, NZ $690,000
  • Dam Safety Project: 2012 - 2014, NZ $2.5 million
  • Ben Tre Community DRM and Climate Change Adaptation: 2012 - 2017, $ NZ $ 5.5 million   
  • Gia Lai Early Childhood Care and Education Project: 2012 - 2017, NZ $7.5 million 

New Zealand also provides 30 scholarships annually for post graduate study in New Zealand and English Language Training courses for 20 Vietnamese officials and 5 senior officials per annum. We also support 3 Vietnamese Young Business Leaders to travel to New Zealand annually for capacity development and business networking

The New Zealand Aid Programme website provides an overview of the New Zealand Aid work in Viet Nam

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