Nguyen Thi Van


Mrs. Nguyen Thi Van – Sociologist/Gender Expert has over 30 years of work experience in numerous researches, intervention, and development projects. Her past and current projects focus on addressing a wide range of health and social issues faced by vulnerable populations such as sex workers, men who have sex with men, transgender women, and ethnic minorities. These include, but are not limited to, gender, sexuality, reproductive and sexual health and HIV/AIDS. In particular, she has extended experience in approaching and interviewing hard to reach populations to understand their unmet needs for health and social services, as well as barriers to these services, providing valuable information for designing and delivery of appropriate interventions.