- Project Stories
- PARAFF Initiatives
Mobilising the participation of mountainous ethnic minority communities of Meo Vac district to contribute to the Civil Code
Ha Giang Women’s Union has used its experience in the local culture and practices for realising its initiative to conduct training and communication activities for enhancing the capacity of the local people.
Ensuring access-to-information right of Lao Cai Cooperative Alliance members towards a favourable, equal and developed business environment
Ensuring the right of access to information of cooperatives and non-state owned enterprises in Lao Cai Cooperative Alliance towards a favourable, equal and developed business environment
It was the first time Lo Lo Chai villagers of Lung Cu commune, Dong Van district, Ha Giang province could directly contribute their opinions to the Bill on Population in so many forms and events.
Enhancing the participation of ethnic minority women of Tan Lac district, Hoa Binh province in amending and supplementing some articles of the Law on Marriage and Family
A new community supervision model is recommended allowing local communities to play more proactive roles in monitoring reservoir management in Vu Gia – Thu Bon River
A network 12 Northern-based NGOs strengthen collaboration and capacity to engage more in advocacy/community consultation to contribute to laws and policies, particularly the Law on Local Government Institutions.
Children and communities from Duong Kinh district of Hai Phong city contributed to the recommendations of the revised Law on Protection, Care and Education of Children.
Many communities of Ha Tinh province were consulted to make recommendations on the Vocational Training law, in time for the National Assembly discussion about its revision.
Social organizations and local people in Cam Le district of Da Nang City were mobilized in the legislative process and dialogues to develop the Bill on Access to Information, while coordination mechanism between the relevant stakeholders was also invested to increase access to information.
Strengthening the voice of the micro- and small enterprises in the development of policies and legislation
As representative of the national business community, VCCI promoted and strengthened the efficient participation of local people and small and micro-enterprises for policy-law feedback/counter-arguments and formulation related to the accountability of state agencies to contribute recommendations to the revised Law on promulgation of legal documents.
CRCCD conducted an in-depth research in three Central cities enabling poor and single mothers a chance to express their ideas and opinions on the housing policies.
Better people’s participation in local environmental protection regulations, improved implementation
Song Hong NGO brought both the authorities and residents together to discuss on solutions for their environmental contamination problems and to engage in the development and implementation of local environment protection policies, and a complaint and feedback mechanism.
After each round of call for proposal was announced, PARAFF proactively offered outreach workshops for organisations interested in the opportunity
PARAFF provided support for both organisations interested in submitting proposals and those that had been awarded grants.
PARAFF initiated a grantee selection process that is fair, transparent and objective
PARAFF created opportunities for Vietnamese NGOs and policy makers to meet and to interact with each other. .