(VOV) - Since the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies (IFRC) opened its Vietnam-based office in 1991, the organization has positively contributed to humanitarian activities in Vietnam.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has led a Vietnam Red Cross Society delegation’s visit to Thua Thien-Hue province, presenting Tet gifts to disadvantaged local families on January 11.
Various activities took place around the country on January 10 to mark the 10th founding anniversary of the Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/Dioxin.
The charitable “Fairy Moon” programme, the sixth of its kind, is expected to raise over US$569 million to help orphans and disadvantaged children experience a joyful Lunar New Year (Tet) festival.
President Truong Tan Sang has called on Vietnamese people at home and abroad and international friends to continue supporting Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has issued a call to action at the third Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (VAVA) conference in Hanoi on December 24, urging the organisation to step up its struggles for justice.
The Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/dioxin (VAVA) will convene its third National Congress for the 2013-2018 tenure and its 10th anniversary in Hanoi from December 23-24, said its President, Sen. Lieut. Gen. Nguyen Van Rinh.
(VOV) - Vice President Nguyen Thi Doan has hailed the US Aspen Institute’s contributions to Vietnam-US relations during an October 23 meeting with the US- Vietnam Dialogue Group on Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin.
(VOV) - The Vietnam Association for Victims of Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin (VAVA) has chosen 2012’s Miss Vietnam Dang Thu Thao as the first charity ambassador of its programme “Easing AO/Dioxin Pain Together”.
(VOV) - An exhibition entitled “Journey to justice for Agent Orange (AO)/Dioxin victims” was held in HCM City on August 9.
Nearly 600 young people who have excelled in voluntary missions nationwide are attending the fourth National Red Cross Volunteer Youth Camp which opened at Nha Rong wharf, Ho Chi Minh City, on August 2.
(VOV) - The first Vietnam- Republic of Korea (RoK) cultural exchange festival in the Jeonnam-Gwangju region has been held in the Republic of Korea’s (RoK) southern Jeollanamdo province, to strengthen links between the Vietnamese community and locals.
The Vietnam Association of Victims of Agent Orange/ Dioxin (VAVA) on July 5 received US$5,000 from Nguyen Chinh Nga- an overseas Vietnamese (OV) in Thailand’s Nakhon Phanom province.
The Italian Bolzano office in northern Hai Duong province on June 25 presented EUR20,000 to local Agent Orange (AO)/dioxin victims.
The Vietnam Fund for Peace and Development (VFPD) under the Vietnam Union of Friendship Organisations met in Hanoi on May 30 to mark its 10th founding anniversary.