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Rural clean water programme to be expanded

Rural clean water programme to be expanded

The Ministry of Agriculture and Rural Development and the World Bank (WB) held a workshop on expanding the programme on sanitation and clean rural water in the Central Highlands and the south central region.

All rural residents to get clean water by 2020

All rural residents to get clean water by 2020

All rural residents across the nation will get at least 60 litres of clean water each per day by 2020 under the National Target Programme for Rural Water and Sanitation, Director of the National Centre for Clean Water and Rural Environment Sanitation Le Thieu Son said.

National clean water week launched in Thai Nguyen

National clean water week launched in Thai Nguyen

The national week on rural clean water and environmental hygiene was launched on April 29 in Huong Thuong commune, Dong Hy district, northern Thai Nguyen province, by the Ministry of Agricultural and Rural Development (MARD).

Disadvantaged people get better access to welfare services

Disadvantaged people get better access to welfare services

The beneficiaries of social assistance have gained better access to basic welfare services such as health care, education, clean water and legal support, it was reported at a conference in the northern province of Lao Cai on April 25-26.

Measures put forward to improve rural water supply, sanitation

Measures put forward to improve rural water supply, sanitation

As water shortages have left critical impacts on the socio-economic development of rural areas, the Vietnam Institute of Fisheries Economics and Planning (VIFEP) has come up with a number of solutions to improving water supply and sanitation in underprivileged areas.

Japan helps Hanoi in clean water loss control

Japan helps Hanoi in clean water loss control

About VND10.4 billion, or US$464,000, will be invested in a Japan-funded project on capacity building and technology training to reduce clean water loss in Hanoi City from 2016-2018.

Disadvantaged residents in Northwest benefit social funds

Disadvantaged residents in Northwest benefit social funds

The Vietnam Bank for Social Policies (VBSP) has provided preferential loans for around 2.6 million poor and near-poor families in the Northwestern region, allowing 363,000 of them to escape from poverty, according to the bank.