Public Service Provision Improvement Programmein Agriculture and Rural Development (PS-ARD)
Despite Vietnam’s high economic growth rate in the last decades with impressive achievements in poverty reduction, the poverty rate gap between urban and rural areas is still high. More than 95% of poor people live in rural areas. In Hoa Binh and Cao Bang, where ethnic minority accounts for more than 60% and 90% respectively, the poverty rates are 16% and 25% in 2009 respectively.
Agriculture et sécurité alimentaire
Have you ever wondered how rice farmers can improve their irrigation system to benefit the whole village? In this film, you will see how a community in Hoa Binh province works together to solve this problem by building a low cost irrigation channel - simple technology with lots of benefits.
Another story about how life can change when having tap water to home in a village in Hoa Binh.