Target Groups
  • Women, children
  • Ethnic minorities
  • Poor households
Our Priorities
  • Climate change
  • Sustainable development
  • Policy advocacy
By the Numbers
  • 30+ projects
  • 8 provinces
  • 24 partners

Our Mission

With the goal of “Towards sustainable rural livelihoods”, CECAD works as a mediator, aiming to introduce connections between organizations, scientists and experts in order to conduct research and initiate projects for the sustainable development of communities based upon community resources. The aims are to reduce poverty and ensure continuous development, particularly in remote areas where ethnic minorities reside.

Our Work

CECAD’s projects have had an impact throughout Vietnam, and its mission to promote sustainable rural livelihoods touches on a variety of topics. Browse the topics and projects below to see some examples of the work CECAD is doing:

Community Development,
Diversification & Training
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Environment and Biodiversity
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Forest Governance and
Climate Change
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Gender Sensitive GIS Mapping

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Rooftop Composting

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Sustainable Mangrove Management

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Plant for the Planet

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Women in Business

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Orchid Conservation

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