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    Trang Hoang is a development practitioner with more than a decade of experience working with civil society organizations in Vietnam. Trang currently serves as a Program Officer with Oxfam Vietnam, where she works to empower women and marginalized communities to claim their rights and provide independent scrutiny of government and business actions. She also coordinates the “Fair Finance Vietnam” coalition, which works to improve financial options for local communities. Trang holds a Master's degree in Development Studies and a Bachelor's degree in External Economics. Through the Humphrey Fellowship, Trang plans to enhance her knowledge of community engagement, gender policy analysis and advocacy, research methodologies, and LGBTQ politics. Trang's professional goal is to become a thought leader in good governance with a focus on gender, and to advance inclusive participation of marginalized groups in economic, social, and political spheres.