Hanoi Book Street is a favorite destination for bookworms, especially the children, when summer comes.
Ambassador Dang Dinh Quy, head of the Vietnam Mission to the United Nations, voiced concerns over children’s situation in armed conflicts and emphasised the need for the international community to take specific measures and actions to minimise conflicts’ impact on children.
A new project targeting the elimination of violence against women and children in Vietnam was launched on June 17, in response to the impact of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Internet access has been beneficial for kids, but at the same time, implies numerous risks.
A communications campaign entitled “Blue Heart” was launched on June 4 to call for joint efforts to end violence and protect children and women, especially during emergencies such as the COVID-19 pandemic.
VOV.VN - Whilst cheerful children tend to be the centre of attention for many photographers, a range of elegant pictures can be snapped to preserve precious childhood memories.
An online campaign was launched on April 24 to help parents provide advice to children on how to use the Internet wisely and safely while staying at home amid the COVID-19 pandemic.
While efforts are being made to prevent violence against children, much more work still needs to be done.
Vietnam has made great achievements in promoting gender equality and fighting violence against women and children, an official from the Korea International Cooperation Agency (KOICA) has said.
A workshop was held in the northern city of Hai Phong on December 12 to discuss ways to support women and children in Vietnamese-Korean marriages who return home after breakups.
VOV.VN - The Vietnam Union of Friendship Organizations (VUFO) awarded a certificate of merit to Operation Smile in Hanoi on November 14 in recognition of their valuable contributions during their surgery support programs that have successfully brought smile to thousands of Vietnamese children over the previous 30 years.
VOV.VN - The formula milk company Bubs Australia announced on November 11 that it has reached an agreement with Vietnam TVV Service and Trading Co., Ltd. to distribute its formula milk products to children throughout Vietnam via the country's flagship mother and baby store chain, BiboMart JS Company.
More than 300 volunteers who are athletes, officials from agencies, students and locals in the central city of Da Nang joined a marathon on October 1 to call for stronger public awareness of preventing trafficking and sexual abuse against children.
VOV.VN - Supporting disadvantaged and disabled children in Vietnam’s northern mountain provinces is the focus of the 2019 “Lightening dreams” program.
VOV.VN - Celebrations for the Mid-Autumn Festival came early to children from ethnic minority backgrounds in Lao Kho village of Phieng Khoai commune in Yen Chau district, located in the northern mountainous province of Son La which shares a border with Laos.
The Vietnamese Centre at the SAPA Trade Centre in Prague, the capital city of the Czech Republic, is holding a free Vietnamese language course for Vietnamese children in the country.
As many as 169 children engaged in a dialogue with representatives from the Government, sectors and organisations in Hanoi on August 17 as part of the sixth national children’s forum.
More than 3,000 children under 16 years old in the central province of Nghe An received free examinations for congenital heart disease under the programme “Trai tim cho em” (Healthy heart operation) held at Nghe An Children’s Hospital from June 7-9.
VOV.VN - The Ministry of Labour, Invalids and Social Affairs (MoLISA) have teamed up with Bloomberg Philanthropies to carry out a project that focuses on preventing drowning among 8,200 children from 102 communes across 21 districts in eight provinces and cities nationwide.
Prime Minister Nguyen Xuan Phuc has approved a plan to mobilise social resources to support children in extremely disadvantaged communes in ethnic minority and mountainous areas.