Institute of Population, Health and Development (PHAD) believes that everyone deserves to live healthy physical and socioeconomic environments and to have a good health. PHAD is an interdisciplinary institute with the goal of understanding and improving the health of human populations, especially the disadvantaged groups, through research, training and interventions. PHAD is a non-profit technological and scientific organization and member of the Vietnam Union of Scientific and Technology Association (VUSTA). PHAD values working partnership and strives to provide independent, objective, evidence-based advice to policymakers, health professionals, the private sector and the public.