Decreasing foreign aid and the government plan to deprioritise investment for HIV/AIDS control is seen as growing concerns in the fight against the deadly disease, a government official said.
(VOV) - A community-based HIV prevention project funded by the US President's Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR) through US Agency for International Development (USAID) was launched in HCM City on August 5.
A pilot model to raise awareness of the fight against HIV/AIDS and discrimination in ethnic minority-inhabited areas was launched in the northern mountainous province of Ha Giang on July 31.
(VOV) - HIV/AIDS prevention work in Vietnam has been hailed as the epitome of enormous achievements other nations should strive to emulate at the 20th international AIDS conference (IAC) ongoing in Melbourne, Australia from July 20-25.
(VOV) - Former US President Bill Clinton, in casual wear, visited a support and care centre for children with HIV in Hanoi’s outlying district of Ba Vi on July 18.
(VOV) -President Truong Tan Sang and Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung on July 18 hosted separate receptions for former US President Bill Clinton on his re-visit to Vietnam.
(VOV) - Former US President Bill Clinton is due to return to Vietnam on July 18 as part of his Asia-Pacific trip to inspect Clinton Foundation operations in five regional countries.
A Vietnamese delegation led by Deputy Minister of Planning and Investment Nguyen The Phuong attended an annual ministerial meeting of the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) in New York , the US , from July 7 – 11.
Measures to ensure financial resources for preventing and fighting HIV/AIDS were discussed at a workshop held in Hanoi on July 10.
Religious followers who account for 60% of the population of the Central Highland province of Lam Dong have got involved in practical deeds in the past years to help the poor and underprivileged.
As many as 321,265 expectant mothers across the country received HIV pre-test counselling by the end of the first quarter this year, according to the HIV/AIDS Control Department under the Health Ministry.
A seminar hosted by the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) in Hanoi on June 16 discussed the implementation of the Government’s policies for children.
(VOV) - Deputy Prime Minister Vu Duc Dam has urged relevant ministries to accelerate efforts to raise public awareness of methods to treat and prevent the spread of HIV/AIDS.
(VOV) - A Vietnamese delegation led by Minister of Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs Pham Thi Hai Chuyen attended the 23rd ALMM held in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar from May 20-22.
A national steering committee on the prevention and control of harmful alcohol consumption is set to be formed as part of the government’s efforts to minimize alcohol abuse in the country.