The Center for Consultancy on Family Health and Community Development (CFC Vietnam) is a Vietnamese Not-for-profit Organization, established by the Vietnam Union of Science and Technology Associations (Vietnam Union of Associations – VUSTA) in 2012.
CFC Vietnam is founded and led by a team of experienced project managers with expertise in education, children’s rights advocacy. We operate in the field of children’s rights; promoting education for all; access to education, promotion of technology-enabled education; increasing access to the Internet and mobile technology for children in disadvantaged areas.
CFC Vietnam leadership team is women-led, diverse and includes 2020 YSEALI fellow (a selective leadership scholarship granted by the US Department of State). We’ve been recognized by partners as one of the most active and innovative women-led NGO in Vietnam.
CFC is also a TechSoup and Google for NGO grant recipient.
Since 2018, equitable access to technology-enabled education for young children has been made into CFC’s strategic area of operations. Towards this end, CFC forges partnership with leading ICT for education partners, including the Vietnamese NGO Vietnet-ICT, the multinational companies Google and Panasonic, the Vietnamese edtech company OMT, among others.
CFC has launched a number of initiatives to promote the use of the Internet in education, Internet safety for young children, smart parenting in a digital world, and promote public awareness about digital literacy, through a series of bi-monthly seminar that has been running regularly since 2017, webinars, dedicated YouTube channel “Awesome Kids on the Internet”, online resources reviews and regular appearance on local media (VTV, VTC and VOV).
CFC’s mission is to create an enabling environment for children’s development in an increasingly digitalized world.
CFC’s vision is to be a pioneering non-profit organization that initiates and delivers innovative, measurable impacts on the development of young children in Vietnam in the 21st century.
CFC, with a young team who are passionate and competent, has the capabilities to facilitate the emergence in Vietnam of a generation of global citizens that are open-minded and well equipped with essential social-emotional learning skills.
C.F.C Vietnam teams up with other civil society organizations and policy advocacy entities in Vietnam and internationally to provide project-management services and consulting services to enhance the capacity of existing government and non-government organizations, through providing information, knowledge and skills relevant to the fast-changing Vietnamese context. As a young and modern organization, CFC promotes the use of Internet and information technology in education and awareness of community, effective communication to wider and further audiences.