Tag: "abuse"

Forum in Hanoi focuses on preventing child abuse

Forum in Hanoi focuses on preventing child abuse

VOV.VN - Deputy Minister Dao Hong Lam of the Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs delivered the opening remarks Thursday, August 24, at a forum in Hanoi on child abuse and what can be done to stop it.

Dark picture of child sex abuse in Vietnam

Dark picture of child sex abuse in Vietnam

A conference on on July 28 painted a dark picture of child molestation in Vietnam, with the number of sexually abused children constantly increasing over the years while offenders are often the victims’ family members or close relatives.

Thanh Hoa: Forum equips children with safe skills

Thanh Hoa: Forum equips children with safe skills

Children were provided with essential skills to protect themselves from violence, sexual abuse, labour exploitation and accidents at a children forum held in the central province of Thanh Hoa on July 7.

Vietnamese actress visits abuse shelter

Vietnamese actress visits abuse shelter

VOV.VN - Actress Lan Phuong made a visit today (June 9) to see women and children at a group home for abuse and domestic violence victims in the capital city of Hanoi on behalf of the Japan International Cooperation Agency.

Vinh Long holds forum for children

Vinh Long holds forum for children

The Mekong Delta province of Vinh Long on June 8 held a children’s forum 2017 to discuss the prevention of violence against children and children abuse.

Helping young children learn to protect themselves

Helping young children learn to protect themselves

VOV.VN - Every day brings new reports of adults in some position of responsibility who take advantage of the trust that children place in them, says musician Phuong Uyen, reports the VnExpress Online Newspaper.

June is National Child Abuse Awareness Month

June is National Child Abuse Awareness Month

VOV.VN - June is recognized as National Child Abuse Awareness Month in Vietnam and over the next few weeks the Vietnam government will undertake many initiatives publicising its dangers.

Child abuse cases prompt VN province to install cameras in kindergartens

Child abuse cases prompt VN province to install cameras in kindergartens

Education authorities in Vietnam's central province of Thua Thien-Hue have ordered local nursery schools and kindergartens to install surveillance cameras in classrooms and toilets to protect kids following recent child abuse scandals that have caused public uproar across the country.

Methanol poisoning up in Vietnam

Methanol poisoning up in Vietnam

The number of methanol poisoning cases has surged over the past three months compared with previous years, according to information presented at a workshop on April 10 in Hanoi on the effect of alcohol abuse and the treatment of methanol poisoning.

Earlier sex education needed to fight abuse

Earlier sex education needed to fight abuse

Public concern is once again inspiring changes to education programmes in schools, with calls for more sex education to be included in the curriculum so that children can better protect themselves from sexual abuse.