UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam
UNICEF NextGen is a group of young leaders, entrepreneurs and innovators who commit their resources and resolve towards supporting UNICEF’s lifesaving work in Viet Nam.
The UNICEF NextGen movement is a global community of current and future leaders in their 20s and 30s. We’re humanitarians, influencers, creatives and young professionals from diverse industries and backgrounds who believe in doing good and making a difference. We volunteer to commit our resources and enthusiasm towards supporting UNICEF’s important work and delivering meaningful change for children.
“There is still so much to do to ensure that every child has access to equal opportunities to survive and to thrive. We build the NextGen community to support UNICEF and help children in Vietnam as advocates, experts, and donors.”
- Mr. Pham Huu Hoang, Chairperson of UNICEF NextGen Vietnam’s Steering Committee, term 2023–2024
What UNICEF NextGen Does
Amplify messages tackling children’s issues, engage and inspire others by advocating for an inclusive, child-centered, and equitable Viet Nam.
Provide pro bono support, troubleshoot, make recommendations, and help UNICEF improve programmatic results and resolve challenges as relevant to individual skills and expertise.
Identify and introduce individuals, corporates, and associations to cooperate with UNICEF in shared value partnerships.
Provide vital resources to support UNICEF in meaningful programmes for children.
Through a series of innovative events and creative collaborations, we work together to raise awareness and mobilize support for UNICEF’s work in Viet Nam.
Who we are
We come from dynamic backgrounds and experiences but share the same passion and commitment to make a difference for children in Viet Nam.
NextGen leadership, 2023-2024
- Hoang Pham – Alumni Relations Manager, RMIT University Viet Nam
- Ha Thieu – Commercial Director, GEEK Up
- Michael Nhat – Founder & CEO, American Code Lab
- Haley Phan – Founder & CEO, RAISE – Virtual Assistant for Parents; COO, Ivy Global School
- Hieu Dinh – Founder & CEO, Nuoa.io
- Phuoc Nguyen – Founder & CEO, Maybe Group
- Jade de Montalembert – Secretary-General of WFUNA International Model United Nations (WIMUN)
- Christine Pham – Channel Account Manager (APAC Region), Odoo
- Duc Nguyen – Director, Kim Oanh Foundation
Opportunities for Engagement
As a member of NextGen, you will receive regular e-updates on UNICEF work for children and have a chance to engage in different activities opened for NextGen's members throughout the year, including exclusive events, networking, and information sessions with experts.
“I hope you will consider joining UNICEF on this journey to bring hope and opportunity to the children of Viet Nam. By choosing this path with us, you are officially “a Friend of UNICEF” and as such, you have joined an organization that is doing the most amazing things for and with children. That’s our promise.”
- Ms. Rana Flowers, UNICEF Viet Nam Representative
There are several ways to get involved with UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam. You can join our network and participate in various events, activities and campaigns focused on children's rights and issues. Follow us on LinkedIn and stay updated on our latest projects and opportunities.
No specific qualifications or technical background are required to join UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam. We welcome individuals from diverse backgrounds who are passionate about children's rights and want to make a positive impact. Whether you are a student, professional, or simply someone who cares, you can contribute your time, skills, ideas, and resources to support our initiatives.
UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam welcomes individuals of all ages who are passionate about children's rights. While we primarily focus on engaging young professionals aged 21-39, anyone who shares our vision and wants to contribute to our cause is encouraged to join and support our efforts.
UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam organizes various value-added activities to our members, including events, campaigns which are funded by our network of individuals, partnerships with businesses and organizations who believe in our mission. These initiatives help us to build a network of members who are inspired and willing to provide vital resources to support UNICEF's programs and projects that benefit children.
As a community-led movement, UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam does not accept direct donations. However, we encourage you to donate to UNICEF Viet Nam, which works closely with us to implement programs and initiatives for children. Your donations to UNICEF will make a significant impact in improving the lives of children in Viet Nam.
For any inquiries or further information about UNICEF NextGen Viet Nam, you can reach out to us through email firstname.lastname@example.org or send us a direct message on our LinkedIn. We are always happy to answer your questions and provide more details about our initiatives and ways to get involved.