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Vietnam faces all-time high sex ratio imbalance

Vietnam faces all-time high sex ratio imbalance

VOV.VN - Vietnam will have 2.3-4.3 million fewer women than men by 2050, said Nguyen Van Tan, deputy director of the General Department of Population and Family Planning at a recent conference in Ho Chi Minh City.

Vietnam records stable population in 2015

Vietnam records stable population in 2015

Vietnam’s population has remained stable and yet to surpass 92 million people, heard a conference held on January 14 reviewing last year’s outcomes related to population and family planning.

Too few brides in Vietnam

Too few brides in Vietnam

Vietnam will have 4 million more men seeking marriage than women by 2050, the General Office for Population Family Planning told a recent Workshop on Gender Imbalance at Birth in Danang.

Gender imbalance in Vietnam rises steeply

Gender imbalance in Vietnam rises steeply

Vietnam's gender imbalance ratio is expected to continue increasing rapidly, especially in the Hong (Red) River Delta region, according to the General Department of Population and Family Planning (GDPFP).

Farmers’ Association honours Arthur Erken

Farmers’ Association honours Arthur Erken

(VOV) -Arthur Erken, a representative of the United Nations Population Fund in Vietnam (UNFPA), was honoured on May 26 by the Vietnam Farmers’ Association (VFA) at a ceremony in Hanoi.

Hanoi casts the spotlight on gender inequality

Hanoi casts the spotlight on gender inequality

(VOV) - In observance of International Day of the Girl Child (October 11), a rally and march were held in Hanoi on September 28 to raise awareness of gender imbalance at birth in Vietnam.

Measures to reduce gender imbalance

Measures to reduce gender imbalance

A project has recently been proposed for the 2013-2020 period with various policies, including supporting families with only daughters, as part of efforts to reduce gender imbalance in Vietnam.

Vietnam’s Population Day celebrated in Hanoi

Vietnam’s Population Day celebrated in Hanoi

(VOV) - The Ministry of Health held a meeting in Hanoi on December 25 - the eve of Vietnam’s Population Day (Dec. 26) - promoting birth rate reduction and gender equality for sustainable development.

Plan to balance the sexes

Plan to balance the sexes

Deputy Prime Minister Nguyen Thien Nhan on May 11 instructed 21 cities and provinces without population plans to draw them up by June 30.