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Action on Poverty (AOP) is the new name of The Australian Foundation for the Peoples of Asia and the Pacific Limited (AFAP) - the first Australian NGO to be formally registered to work in Vietnam in 1996. Our program in Vietnam focuses on improving health, income generation, good governance, social monitoring, food security and resilience to the effects of climate change. AOP has developed a solid reputation as a principled, innovative, and pioneering NGO working with a wide spectrum of stakeholders ranging from policy makers and local authorities to civil society organizations (CSOs) and vulnerable communities.

Who we are looking for?

- A talented, dynamic, and highly motivated person who is interested in learning about development work;

- A person with high degree of initiative and flexibility;

- A potential development worker who is willing to be exposed to all aspects of our work, including administration, communications, finance and travel to the field to support communities;

- A great team player who is supportive and positive in both life and work.

Available positions:

1. Communications Intern    – please find the JD here.

2. Program Intern                  – please find the JD here.

Reference: 6-month contract – based in Hanoi with occasional travel to project areas.

Starting from: March 2016.

How to apply:

Please email your CV and cover letter in English with the subject line of “CI Application_Your name” (for the position of Communications Intern) and/or “PI Application_Your name” (for the position of Program Intern) by 28th February 2016 to recruitment@afapvn.org

Candidate reviews will commence immediately upon publication of this announcement and will continue until suitable candidate has been identified. While we appreciate all responses, only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

AFAP Vietnam is an equal opportunities employer and does not discriminate on grounds of ethnic origin, race, religious beliefs, age, disability, gender or sexual orientation.