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.
Eco-friendly homes made possible at Mekong Plus
Since its founding in the early 2000s, Vietnam and Cambodia-based non-profit organisation Mekong Plus has placed utmost priority in improving lives and eliminating poverty through
Livestock specialist Kosal Yann empowering Cambodian villagers
From a ban on fundraising on social media to a sharp decline in international aid entering Cambodia in recent years, native Kosal Yann is no
Have fun, do good with Mekong Plus’ bamboo bicycle tours
As unlikely as it might sound, Vietnam’s first handmade bamboo bicycles begin its life at Mekong Quilts, a social enterprise formed by its sister non-profit
Mekong Plus improving lives through microcredit, employment and education
When Bernard Kervyn first arrived in Vietnam in the mid 1990s, the country was still ravaged by a lack of basic amenities and infrastructure—no doubt
Mekong Quilts’ pursuit to elevate lives of underprivileged women
Founded in 2001 as a quilt-focused handicraft social enterprise dedicated to the mission of uplifting lives of female artisans in the Mekong Delta, Mekong Quilts’
Cycling for a cause with Mekong Plus
When Mekong Plus was created in the mid-1990s to combat poverty in Vietnam and Cambodia, founding director Bernard Kervyn and team mainly focused on improving
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