Officials of Dak Lak, on August 16, received delegations of Vietnamese and Lao children who are taking part in a friendship summer camp in the Central Highlands province.
Vietnam’s disadvantaged children will be provided with soft skills like communication, leadership, support, and settlement of negative pressure and contradiction through the “Pass It Back” programme, which uses rugby to build resilience among young people.
VOV.VN - Rows of brightly coloured butterflies, flowers, animals and playing children now welcome passers-by through the streets of the village of Dan Phuong on the outskirts of Hanoi in what used to be a typical urban ghetto.
Free heart disease screenings were given to poor children under 16 years old in northern Thai Binh province on August 12 as part of a charity project “Trai tim cho em” (Operation Healthy Heart).
Vice President Dang Thi Ngoc Thinh has reaffirmed Vietnam’s strong commitments to implementing the UN Convention on the Rights of the Child (UNCRC) and the country’s Law on Children.
An event featuring performances of Vietnamese children was recently held at the Embassy of Vietnam in Wellington, the capital city of New Zealand.
The northern province of Bac Ninh has decided to splash out more than US$18.5 million on a school milk programme for more than 557,000 pre-school and primary pupils during 2017-2020.
VOV.VN - Beauty star Le Hang visited Mai Hoa Centre in Cu Chi District, Ho Chi Minh City, and cooked for children with HIV living there.
The Association for Sponsorship of Poor Patients of Ninh Thuan Province has supported 401 children with congenital heart diseases over the past nine years.
As many as 64 women whose husband and children laid down their lives in the struggle for national liberation and protection in Ho Chi Minh City were honoured with the “Vietnamese Heroic Mother” title on July 27.
VOV.VN - Former Vietnam Tourism Ambassador Ly Nha Ky had an exchange with her fans on July 18th and presented gifts to orphans and children with disabilities at Tam Binh Center for Child Nourishment and Protection in Thu Duc District, Ho Chi Minh City.
A cooperation mechanism among stakeholders to effectively implement the child friendly city initiative in Ho Chi Minh City was the focus of discussion at a workshop in the city on July 18.
VOV.VN -The Law on Children and a series of child-related policies, which have begun to take effect this year, aim to improve children’s lives and better protect their rights.
As northern Vietnam grapples with high fertility rates, the opposite problem is faced by the country’s southern provinces and cities, where more and more women are reluctant to have children.
More than 200 children with disabilities in the northern mountainous province of Son La have been given free checkups, health consultations and surgeries thanks to a programme, which ran from July 3-7.
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.
VOV.VN - The 6th Culture Festival for Children of all Ethnic Groups in the Southern region 2017 has taken place in Kien Giang province to help preserve the traditional cultural values and boost solidarity between ethnic groups in the area.
A project funded by the Spanish Government on integrating nutrition and food security for children and vulnerable groups in Vietnam was reviewed at a workshop in Hanoi on June 29.
VOV.VN - A Summer Benefit Concert to raise money for needy children in the province of Quang Nam featuring popular Vietnamese pianists was held on June 22 by Childcare Vietnam at the Liederkranz Clubin New York City.
Over 650 children with disabilities have had access to early detection, intervention and inclusive education services during a three-year project in central Quang Binh province.