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Vietnam seeks to improve health care for elderly

Measures for improving health care for Vietnam ’s aged population were the focus of a conference organised by the Ministry of Health and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) in Hanoi on September 26.

MDG achievements highlighted at UN session

MDG achievements highlighted at UN session

(VOV) -Over the past decade, Vietnam has recorded remarkable progress in giving effect to the International Conference on Population and Development (ICPD) action programme, resulting in better healthcare services for the country’s citizens.

Vietnam to face aging population in 2010

Vietnam to face aging population in 2010

Vietnam will face an aging population in 2010, five years earlier than previously projected, says Dr. Nguyen Quoc Anh, Director of the Population Information and Data Centre under the General Department of Population and Family Planning.