Tag: "children"

UNICEF helps Ninh Thuan mitigate disaster risks

UNICEF helps Ninh Thuan mitigate disaster risks

A consultation conference was held in the central province of Ninh Thuan on March 22, focusing on measures to enhance cooperation between the locality and the UN Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in fighting and adapting to natural disasters targeting children.

Symposium for healthy growth of Vietnamese children

Symposium for healthy growth of Vietnamese children

A symposium titled “Evidence-based Nutrition Solutions for Healthy Growth and Dietary Diversity in Children with Growth Issues” has been recently held in Hanoi to share the latest scientific information with Vietnamese healthcare professionals.

Children protected from sexual abuse

Children protected from sexual abuse

The recent increase of child sexual abuse cases has raised public concern, which requires authorities to enforce children’s rights and scrutinise the implementation of signed international conventions to ensure the protection of children’s rights in particular and human rights.

Ninh Binh: Needy children receive free heart checkups

Ninh Binh: Needy children receive free heart checkups

Nearly 200 deprived children in the northern province of Ninh Binh were provided free cardiac examinations and consultancies by doctors from the National Heart Institute and provincial obstetrics and paediatrics hospital on March 12.

Football event held for disadvantaged children in HCM City

Football event held for disadvantaged children in HCM City

A football event for disadvantaged children as part of the Football for Community Outreach programme was co-held by the Ho Chi Minh City’s Social Welfare Centre for Children and UNICEF Vietnam on March 4 in the city.

2030 Business Club donates more than VND1 billion to children

2030 Business Club donates more than VND1 billion to children

VOV.VN - The 2030 Business Club will present more than VND1 billion worth of 500 bikes and 1,500 gifts including school materials and confectionary to disadvantaged children in Chau Thanh and Ben Cau districts, Tay Ninh province.

Angela Bonilla Miss Global 2016 visits Danang

Angela Bonilla Miss Global 2016 visits Danang

VOV.VN - Angela Bonilla, the reigning Miss Global 2016, was in Danang yesterday (Feb. 24) at the Furama Resort to help raise funds for nine families in the ward of Hoa Quy.

Fuji Xerox provides learning materials for children

Fuji Xerox provides learning materials for children

VOV.VN - Fuji Xerox in collaboration with Save the Children has launched a program to provide learning materials to underprivileged children with limited education living in remote areas of central and northern Vietnam.

From France to Vietnam

From France to Vietnam

A dozen children surround Bruno Cerignat, holding hands, singing and laughing as he teaches them a funny English song.

Francis Van Hoi – kind-hearted teacher of poor children

Francis Van Hoi – kind-hearted teacher of poor children

VOV.VN - After a thirty-year hiatus, Vietnamese German Francis Van Hoi, 67, returned to his childhood roots in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam in 2014 and opened a vocational school named Anre Mai Sen for disadvantaged youth.

Huyen My joins pre-TET charity activities

Huyen My joins pre-TET charity activities

VOV.VN - First runner-up of Miss Vietnam 2014 Huyen My joined charitable activities at the Vietnam National Hospital of Pediatrics on January 24 before the Lunar New Year festival (TET). She presented gifts to the disadvantaged children under medical treatment there.

Children with HIV/AIDS celebrate Tet

Children with HIV/AIDS celebrate Tet

Da Nang city’s HIV/AIDS Prevention Centre and the Vietnam Health Improvement Project (VNHIP) hosted a pre-Tet (Lunar New Year) celebration for children with HIV in Da Nang and Quang Nam province on January 22.