2008 - 2010


Ø NUTRISCO / Nutrisco Project

Duration: 24 months (1/2008 - 05/2011)
Budget: 140 000 Euro
Intervention area: Bac Tra My and Hiep Đuc, Quảng Nam province
National Institute for Nutrition, Provincial People’s Committee, Department of Education & Training of Quang Nam province, Department of Health of Quang Nam
Donors : Sight & Life
Objectives : Improve the nutrition status for children at the age ranging from 6 to 11 years old in vulnerable poor mountainous districts in (especially those who are ethnic minorities)


Ø GREEN FUTURE / Green Future Project

Duration: 27 months (4/2009 -6/2011)
Budget: 250 000 USD
Intervention area : Quan Hoa and Ba Thuoc districts of Thanh Hoa province
Partners: Hadeva, Areca, Song Hong centre, new technological transfer centres, CRD, TXT
Donors : Fondation Ford

Objectives: protecting environment, promoting reusable energies, facilitating sustainable cultivation of Luong and maximum use of by-products of Luong processing


Ø COMVAW / Combatting Violence Against Women

Duration: 30 months (1/2009 -06/2011)
Budget: 300 000 Euro
Staff: 3 officiers
Intervention area: 3 districts of Hoa Binh province: Hoa Binh, Ky Son, Cao Phong
Partners: Hoa Binh province's women union
Donors : EU and OIF
Objectives: Promoting gender equality and empowerment of women through the fight against family-based violence


Ø AID-COOP / Institution-building for development of co-operatives in Vietnam

Intervention area: Vinh Phuc, Phu Tho and Ninh Binh provinces
Duration: 36 months (01/12/2007 - 30/11/2010)
Budget: 2 000 000 Eur
Donors and partners: French ministry of foreign affairs'agency for international actions of NGOs (MAAIONG), European Union Agricultural credit (French),..., national agencies and provincial co-operatives,...
Implementer: Gret
National partner: Ministry of Planning and Investment (MPI)-department of co-operatives
Gret's expatriates: 1 technical assistant (project manger), 1 technical assistant (Training and communication), 1 technical assistant (social-organizational)
Gret's local staff: 7 projects officiers
MPI's officials: 7 working part-time
Provincial technicians: 15 working part-time


Ø TABS / Project of human resources building for national institute of nutrition

Duration: 24 months (from 1/2008 to1/2010)
Budget: 147.000 Euros
Intervention area: Quang Ngai, Thanh Hoa, Nam Dinh, Thai Binh, Vinh Phuc, Phu Tho provinces
Partners: NIN, Women union of Quang Nam and Ha Tinh
Donors: Asian Development Bank (ADB), French Embrassy
Objectives:  Technical consultancy and humain resources building for Tabs-NIN with the aim of reducing rate of malnutrition of children under 2 years old by pratical use of powder rich in nutrition for 7 to 24 months old infants


2003 - 2007


Ø IPPDNU" / Initiative For Pro Poor Development in the Northern Uplands

Duration: from 12/03/2006 to 31/12/2010
Budget: approximately 18.6 million euros
Alliance of implimenters: BCEOM - head of alliance, GRET, VASS, CECEM
Donor : European union
Objectives: contribute to improve living conditions for poor households in Cao Bằng and Bắc Kạn to match with governmental strategies of poverty reduction and economic development (CPRGS).


Ø KTLIP / Poverty alleviation project for the Central part of VN in Kontum province

Duration: 2005 - 2007
Budget: US$770,000
Intervention area: Kontum province
Partners: CBC (capacity building central);department of planning and investment, provincial professional agencies and people's associations of Kontum province
Objectives: : support government in poverty reduction in Central provinces through ensuring food security for households, improving income, make local development plans, strengthening institution and effective project management. Within that framework, Gret together with its partner - CBC (Vietnamese NGO) is responsible for supporting provincial partners to implement components of community development and institution building in 4 districts of Kon Tum province (37 communes).


Ø DIALOGS / Institution-building with local associations to improve organization and management of collective services

Duration: 5 years (2001-2005) and we are asking for an extension of 8 months for recapitulation – the project is expected to end in June 6 - 2006
Budget: 3,5 million Euros
Gret's French expart: 1 coordinator – 2 technical assistant working part time - 1 local consultant working part time
Gret's local staff: 47 Gret’s officers and national partners working and receiving allowance (VASI)
Intervention area: 13 districts of 6 Northern provinces of Việt Nam ( Hải Dương, Phú Thọ, Thái Nguyên, Vĩnh Phúc, Bắc Kạn, và Bắc Ninh)
Members of alliance: GRET, MdM, VECO, AFDI-HN
National partners: VASI, HMU (Hanoi Medical university)
Donor: European Commission, French ministry of foreign affairs, NGOs of the alliance
Objectives: improving services for rural residents and capacity of cooperation in initial healthcare, agriculture and husbandry, through strengthening professional and local organizations towards sustainable and stable development.


Ø Project of autonomous micro credit funds

Duration: 21 months(from 3 /2003 to 11 / 2004), approved to extend to 6 – 2006
Budget: 30 000 Euros
Gret's french expart: 1 coordinator (working part time)
Gret's local staff:1 contracted officer + 1 local coordinator (part time)
Intervention area: Yên Lạc and Vĩnh Tường districts of Vĩnh Phúc province
Partners:Social policy bank, Women Union of relating districts
Donors: French embassy in Vietnam
Objectives: to be completely autonomous micro credit funds


Ø MISPA / Mobilizing information for planning agricultural policies: assessing FSP project

Duration: 2004 – 2004
Nation: Việt Nam
Donor: French embassy in vietnam
Section: EDR
Description of projects: Within frame of FSP project ‘‘mobilizing information for planiing agricultural policies " by assisting Information Centre of agricultural and rural development (ICARD) of Ministry of Agriculture and rural development, Gret is responsible for annual technical reviews to report project progress and propose orientations for future.


Before 2003



Duration: 1994 – 2006
Budget: 966 140 Euro
GRET’s French staff: 01 coordinator + 01 Technical Assistant
GRET’s Vietnamese staff: 06 contracted people
Intervention areas: Bac Kan, Quang Nam, Ha Tinh and Da Nang Provinces
Partners: IRD, UR 106 “Nutrition, Alimentation, Société”, National Institutue of National Institute for Nutrition, People’s Committees of relevant provinces, Vietnamese Women’s Union, Vietnam Agricultural Science Institute, Centres for Preventive Medicine, and State-owned and Private enterprises.
Donors: Nord Pas de Clais, Côtes d’Armor, Sight and Life Foundation, Hoffmann La Roche; French Ministry of Foreign Affairs, French Committee for UNICEF; Gréville company, etc.
Objectives: Fighting against school-child malnutrition


Ø DERCOM II / Sustainable social and development organizations in the North of Vie

Field project
Duration: 1999 – 2002
Nation: Việt Nam
Partners: Codev; MDM, VSF,; AFDI Haute-Normandie, Vietnam-France
Donor: French ministry of foreign affairs; GRET; CFSI; RSR 2001 (via G835); Agricultural credit bank
Section: EDR
Description of project: Project Dercom II gathers some activities implemented by 5 international organizations in different aspects: agricultural development and husbandry, community health, hygiene and non-concentrated electrification. Major reason to gather all these proposals is the desire of all actors who proposed trials, analysis and comparison of social management types of collective services in rural context.


Ø COLLINES / Improving social and economic conditions, local organizations and implementation of initiatives for effective use of agricultural production space and proper rural development

Field project
Duration: 1996 – 2000
Nation: Việt Nam
Partners: Fado (belge), Hạ Hoà extension centre; Vietnam agriculture science institute; Institute of agro-chemistry and ped
Donors: EU, DG VIII; French ministry of foreign affairs
Section: EDR
Description of project: Vietnam’s extesion agencies are encountering difficulties as a creative household economy emerges. Collines project establishes a new methodology system to help dynamics of farmers through a special method: organizing production, education and investment. Rehabilitating breeding rice, repairing irrigation infrastructure, improving pig’s quality, cultivating upland fields, fishery and growing fruit trees are main intervention contents of the project.


Ø PAOPA / Supporting agricultural production in Red river valley

Field project
Duration: 1999 – 2002
Nation: Việt Nam ( Bac Kan, Hai Duong, Vinh Phuc, Phu Tho)
Partners: CIRAD; IRD, INSA
Donor: French ministry of foreign affairs
Section: EDR
Description of project: Project PAOPA, funded by foundation for development (FAC), aims at promoting experiences and achievements from Red river program in the last 10 years in research and extension fields. Therefore, main activities of project mostly involve synthesis of experiences, publication of scientific articles and methodology tools, scientific seminars and especially education of extension officials to disseminate methodologies which were developed. Organization of producers plays key role among intervention topics.








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