50% of the children living in rural areas are unable to cover their school fees
Every 10th girl is married under the age of 18
Vietnam is one of the five countries with the highest number of human trafficking
The most impoverished part of Vietnam population works in the field of agriculture or fishing industry. Society faces many problems, such as cyclones and typhoons. Drought periods cause hostile weather conditions for Vietnamese to grow crops. During the monsoon season (between June and December) harvest is dependent on the weather.
People who make a living by fishing own small fishing boats only usable for sailing close to the coast. Therefore, fish occur in much smaller numbers.
Illiteracy is at a high rate. People lack money for basic living needs and without any financial help are not able to provide education for their children and thus help them to escape from poverty. Thanks to your support, these people have a chance for education and a better life.
Food and water
Your support is sent directly to poor children of preschool and school age. The children are supported either in schools or in particular dioceses.