Nguyen has been writing for several major news organizations in Vietnam since 2015. She has worked in broadcast, digital and print, covering business and the environment. Since 2019, she focused more on media consulting for sustainable development projects. Last year, she spent 12 months as a media fellow for the Sustainable Mekong Research Network hosted at the Stockholm Environment Institute, Asia Center in Bangkok. She is a Climate Tracker fellow who co-produced a regional media analysis on coal and renewable reporting in SEA.