VOV.VN -A group of foreign citizens living and working in Vietnam have come together in an effort to contribute to the nation’s fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19).
The summer volunteer campaigns launched by the Ho Chi Minh Youth Union’s Ho Chi Minh City chapter have proven effective, Deputy Secretary of the chapter Ngo Minh Hai said at a conference in the city on August 30.
Nearly 100 young people in Ho Chi Minh City on July 10 began their volunteer trip to neighbouring Laos as part of the “Red Holiday” and “Green Summer” campaigns launched by the city.
Although hundreds of seminars have been held to boost the “Vietnamese using Vietnamese products” campaign launched by the Party Politburo in 2009, the movement has proved to be not as effective as expected.
The Vietnam Red Cross (VRC) held the first national conference on blood donation in Hanoi on December 10.