Mekong Plus is an organisation that aims to eliminate poverty in villages in southern Vietnam and Cambodia
Mekong Plus : Active for 26 years in the fields of education, employment, agriculture, infrastructure and health and hygiene prevention.
The dynamism and creativity of the local teams enable the realisation of extraordinary long-term projects. Mékong Plus works tirelessly to ensure the autonomy of the most vulnerable populations.
1 Year with Mekong Plus
Mekong Plus wins the Energy Global Award 2021
The Energy Globe – The World Award for Sustainability – is now the most renowned environmental award in the world. In total, more than 180 nations participated. Mekong Plus won the award in the “Youth” category.
From subsidised housing made from bricks that combine plastic water bottles and a layer of cement, to pyrolysis trials that aim to turn plastic refuse
Charcoal and firewood might seem like typical necessities of rural living, but Vietnam and Cambodia-based Mekong Plus sees it differently. “[These methods are] very polluting
Bamboo Bicycle tours leading the way for Mekong Plus For almost 5 years, Bernard Kervyn, Founding and acting Director of Mekong Quilts, a social enterprise
Amidst the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and relentlessly changes in the global economy, founding director Bernard Kervyn of Mekong Plus, a non-profit organisation that commits a
“They could not see the words on the whiteboard, [and] they could not read!” Bernard Kervyn, founding director of Mekong Plus, said, emphasising how simple
Mekong Plus fights domestic violence and sexual inequality in the Mekong Delta Since its inception, Mekong Plus has placed great emphasis on its mission to
Mekong Plus, Laureate 2020 of the Human Rights Commission, France.
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Together, we eliminate poverty
Mekong Plus believes that the human dimension is an essential part of a community and its evolution and that in particular the development of the poor rural areas of Cambodia and Vietnam will
1. Everyone to satisfy their basic needs and live in dignity.
2. Communities to fully exercise their solidarity, especially towards the less privileged through concrete actions.
Mekong Plus has a dual mission:
To train and support Khmer and Vietnamese people who are motivated and committed to community development in disadvantaged rural areas. Mékong Plus builds and strengthens local teams, and its actions are based on three keys:
1. Targeting the poorest
2. Working with the participation of all
3. Carry out low-cost actions
Development works when everyone participates.
Go to the people
Live with them
Learn from them
Start with what they know,
Build on what they have
And when it is finished,
They will rejoice
And say: We did it ourselves!
All of them carry a great challenge of sustainable development in the remote regions of the Mekong Delta. Whether it is agriculture, education, employment, small infrastructures or health, Mekong Plus acts with the help of all, so that this development is theirs, that everyone is an actor in the project.
Today, we ask you to join us in this challenge: take one step a day with Mekong Plus.
With 0,4 € per day, that is 12€ per month. At the end of the year, you will have made a significant contribution to the development of this region.
you will have helped 5 primary school children to continue school
you will have taken part in the protection of the environment by training 20 farmers to clean up their crops