Centre for Supporting Community Development Initiatives (SCDI)

ECOSOC Status: None
Type: NGO working on Drugs
Address: 240 Mai Anh Tuan, Thanh Cong, Ba Dinh,
Zip code:10000
Country: Viet Nam
Region: Southern and Eastern Asia
Website: http://www.scdi.org.vn/
UN Languages: English
Other languages: Vietnamese
  • HIV/Aids
  • Counselling
  • Education
  • Prevention
  • Rehabilitation
  • Research
  • Training
  • Drug Treatment

  • Other:'Human rights'
Short description:
SCDI’s mission is to improve the quality of life and social inclusion of marginalized and vulnerable people.
Main activities: SCDI implements and supports the research on sustainable development, design comprehensive and sustainable models with engagement of the community. Furthermore, it experiments, reproduces and promotes models that engage and encourage the potential of different groups in the community for the development of the country. SCDI carries out scientific and technological services, such as: counselling, training, information disseminating in order to apply research result to reality. The NGO also cooperates with organizations and individuals inside and outside of the country to implement activities related to sustainable development.
Main achievements: SCDI has influenced and contributed to the changes in several policies, including the Law on Administrative Sanctions , the Decree on Compulsory Rehabilitation of Drug User , the Renovation Plan on Drug Treatment , the Decree on the Implementation of the Law on Administrative Sanctions , the Amendment of Health Insurance Law , the potential reimbursement of viral hepatitis treatment from health insurance .

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