Le Hoang Minh Son
Position: Youth Program Coordinator/ Research Associate
Organization: Center for Creative Initiatives in Health and Population
Current Location: Hanoi, Vietnam
Bachelor of Public Health in Health Promotion from Hanoi University of Public Health
Additional Degrees and Certifications:
1/ Training and practicum of conference services of the Hospital Management Asia 2012 (September, 2012)
2/ Training workshop on communication and counseling skills for sexuality, reproductive health and rights for young workers in Hanoi, Vietnam (2013)
3/ Training on Peer Education Skills and Summer Camp for teen councillors on gender and reproductive health by Planned Parenthood & CCIHP (July, 2014)
4/ Training workshop: “Access to Community Health” in Vietnam by Resource Exchange International and CoRE (2014)
5/ Training workshop: “Advocacy and Planning Skills on sexual and reproductive health & rights for youth” by ARROW and CCIHP (December, 2014)
6/ Training workshop: “Strengthening the networking, Knowledge management and Advocacy capacities of an Asia-Pacific Network for Sexual, Reproductive Health and Rights (SRHR)” in Bali, Indonesia by ARROW (August, 2015)
7/ Youth Scholarship Certificate of participation in the 8th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive Sexual Health and Rights in Myanmar (2016)
8/ Certificate for poster presenter on ” An assessment of Inter-ministerial circular on condoms in Hanoi, Haiphong and Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam” in the 8th Asia Pacific Conference on Reproductive Sexual Health and Rights in Myanmar (2016)
8/ Youth Scholarship Certificate of participation in the Women Deliver: the 4th Global Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark (2016)
Youth Delegate Scholarship
Women Deliver 2016
June 17, 2016
“Son, a talented activist and women’s rights defender in Vietnam, is a founder of national youth network Vietnam Youth Action for Choice. He has devoted his career to provide family planning education for young people particularly marginalized groups.
– Thuy Bich Phan, Training & Services Senior Advisor at Concept Foundation
Describe your contributions to and achievements in family planning.
What sparked your passion for family planning?
Give one or two examples of how you display leadership in your family planning work.:
If you are named a winner of 120 under 40, how will you use this new platform and the $1000 grant to advance your work?
Photos of the nominee in the field/at work