A workshop discussing measures to support people suffering the con sequences of unexploded ordnance (UXO) left over from the war in Vietnam took place in Hanoi on December 4.
(VOV) -Labour, Invalids, and Social Affairs Minister Pham Thi Hai Chuyen has told a high-level information and communications technology (ICT) forum Vietnamese media agencies should be applauded for promoting the advancement and empowerment of women and people with disabilities.
(VOV) - Vietnamese and Japanese scientists have gathered in Ho Chi Minh City for an October 19 seminar discussing Vietnamese-Japanese education and training and human resource development cooperation.
A multi-dimensional approach to poverty was the key to sustaining poverty reduction, experts said at a forum in Hanoi on October 16.
(VOV) -The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) has predicted that Vietnam’s poverty rate will fall to 7.6% by the end of this year and to 2% in 2014.
(VOV) -Vietnam is attending the 8th ASEAN Ministerial Meeting on Social Welfare and Development (AMMSWD) being held in the Cambodian city of Siem Riep over September 2–7.
(VOV) - Vietnam will increase regional cooperation to promote and realize disabled people’s rights.
(VOV) -Children have submitted a number of amendments to the Law on Child Protection, Care, and Education at their national forum which ended in Hanoi on August 9.
(VOV) - The labour ministries of Vietnam and Laos signed an agreement on labour and social welfare cooperation at a meeting in Hue on July 1.
(VOV) - Four Ministers and the head of the Supreme People’s Procuracy are expected to answer deputies’ questions about pressing issues of voter concern at the current National Assembly session.
The National Assembly (NA) deputies deliberated a string of draft laws at a plenary sitting of the ongoing fifth session in Hanoi on June 5 with NA Deputy Chairman Uong Chu Luu in the chair.
(VOV) - A week-long campaign was launched in Bac Giang province on March 17 to promote labour safety and prevent labour-related accidents, occupational illnesses, and explosions in the workplace.
Local areas have been asked to create more channels to connect job-seekers and enterprises as the country aims to reach its target of creating 1.6 million jobs this year.
(VOV) - Vietnam has demonstrated its ongoing strong political commitment to the elimination and prevention of all forms of violence against women.
(VOV) - Despite economic difficulties, the Vietnamese government has paid special attention to the poor, especially during the lunar New Year (Tet) holiday.