4/1/2013 12:00:00 AM
Community Development Program focuses on empowerment for vulnerable communities, supporting them to develop their organization and implementing interventions for the needs of their communities. In all projects being implemented by the Program, it is members of the community who are implementers and also beneficiaries. By supporting the design and testing of self-help group models of these communities, SCDI eagers to replicate the successful models to bring more influence to society.
1/4/2013 12:00:00 AM
Health Program focus on direct intervention efforts as well as research, training and evaluation to improve the health and quality of life for the community in general and the vulnerable in particular.
4/27/2013 1:59:00 PM
The Communication Program of SCDI was established to disseminate information, enhance people awareness, change people’s behaviours, increase people’s knowledge, attract social attention to the issues related to vulnerable groups, improve vulnerable groups’ life through interventions for behavior changes and policies. The projects of the Communication Program have been implemented on the basis of practical needs and community capacity to bring benefits to not only vulnerable groups but also the whole society.
1/4/2013 9:27:00 PM
Consulting and Training Program of the Center for Supporting Community Development Initiatives (SCDI) organizes and implements training programs to improve knowledge and the behavior changes of the most at risk populations. The program also organize and conduct social psychological counseling to most at risk populations and customers who are in need.
7/16/2012 1:55:00 PM
On 1st October, 2012, the workshop “Roles of community-based organizations in preventing HIV/AIDS in Vietnam” was organized by VCSPA in Hanoi, with the patronization of SCDI. The Police Department, the Hanoi Center of HIV/AIDS Prevention, UNAIDS, UNODC, USAID, HPI/Abt. Associates contributed their comments and ideas about the roles of civil societies such as national non-governmental organisations, self-help groups, voluntary groups, and community-based organisations, in implementing national strategies of HIV/AIDS prevention.
5/17/2013 4:32:00 PM
In response to the International Day Against Homophobia and Transphobia whole over the world, a big event names “Loud & Proud” is organized by LGBT community in Hanoi, with sponsor from SCDI and several NGOs and INGOs, to provide ourselves a safe playground where we would be able to share together the feeling, the worries, proudly accept or raise the voices for rights and equality. This is a great chance for us to learn more about each other and give the hands for the common goal of equality for LGBT in Viet Nam.