NEW HOPE CHILDREN’S HOME – POI PET, CAMBODIA

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by Deborah Dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on NEW HOPE CHILDREN’S HOME – POI PET, CAMBODIA)

The New Hope Children’s Home is situated on a piece of land on the outskirts of Poi Pet, a city which is depressed, poor and scruffy. It is run by Cheng Rostitus, a committed Christian who was brought up during the Pol Pot regime and survived its horrors. Due to his experiences he is determined …
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DISABILITY DEVELOPMENT SERVICES PROGRAM (DDSP) – CAMBODIA

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by Deborah Dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on DISABILITY DEVELOPMENT SERVICES PROGRAM (DDSP) – CAMBODIA)

Disability Development Services Program is a Cambodian Non-Government Organisation launched in January 2003. It is one of the few Cambodian organisations in the country providing services to disabled people, and is based in Pursat, a poor rural province in central Cambodia. Its objectives are to enable disabled people to access services to improve their quality …
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ALL EARS CAMBODIA

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by Deborah Dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on ALL EARS CAMBODIA)

All Ears Cambodia was started by Glyn Vaughan, a senior audiologist at Charing Cross Hospital, in 2003, and provides a unique medical service in a country torn by years of war. It works with all Cambodians from new-borns to the elderly, and from all walks of life. These include children and adults from some of …
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DAUGHTERS OF CAMBODIA – PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by jon.dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on DAUGHTERS OF CAMBODIA – PHNOM PENH, CAMBODIA)

For some time the Trustees of MSAVLC have been concerned about the appalling sex-trade that exists in Cambodia. Their particular concern is centred in Phnom Penh, which the Trustees have visited many times. In Cambodia, one of the poorest nations in the world, the sexual exploitation of children is a thriving business, especially in the …
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THE VIETNAMESE ASSOCIATION FOR VICTIMS OF AGENT ORANGE (VAVA)

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by Deborah Dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on THE VIETNAMESE ASSOCIATION FOR VICTIMS OF AGENT ORANGE (VAVA))

VAVA was founded in 2004 and was set up to help the Vietnamese victims of Agent Orange. Agent Orange is the name given to the deadly chemical which was sprayed by the American forces over Vietnam from 1961 to 1971. More than 80 million litres of poisonous chemicals were used; most of them were Agent …
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MIDWIFE TRAINING COURSES – VIETNAM

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by Deborah Dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on MIDWIFE TRAINING COURSES – VIETNAM)

 Highland Education Development Organisation (HEDO) Traditional Midwife Training Courses One of our on-going projects is the training of traditional midwives in the highland, ethnic minority villages of Vietnam. It is often not possible for expectant mothers to have their babies delivered at their local health clinic, and in many places it is the custom to …
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THE BRITISH FRIENDSHIP HOSPITAL – KY ANH, VIETNAM

October 21st, 2015 | Posted by Deborah Dainton in Projects | Projects - (Comments Off on THE BRITISH FRIENDSHIP HOSPITAL – KY ANH, VIETNAM)

The British Friendship Hospital was officially opened in 1980 with the help of funds and equipment donated by MSAVLC. It replaced the District Hospital which had been destroyed by bombs during the American war. Since that time MSAVLC has given financial assistance to the hospital to help them buy much needed drugs, medical equipment and …
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