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Closing inequality gaps to secure long-lasting progress

Closing inequality gaps to secure long-lasting progress

Alongside its socio-economic development process, Vietnam has been enhancing its human resource development policies. Caitlin Wiesen, United Nations Development Programme resident represen­tative in Vietnam, writes about the country's progress in ensuring human development.

Vietnam enhances competitiveness to realize SDGs

Vietnam enhances competitiveness to realize SDGs

VOV.VN - The Vietnamese Government and business community have adopted policies and strategies to aid their competitive goal - to catch up with the rest of the world, especially in ensuring sustainable national development.

Human Development Index slows down

Human Development Index slows down

(VOV) - In Vietnam, the average annual growth rate in the Human Development Index has declined gradually from 1.7% in the years before 2000 to just 0.96% in recent years.

US, Norway help UXO victims in Quang Tri

The US’s Humpty Dumpty Institute (HDI) and Norway ’s Renew Project in Vietnam have supported the victims of unexploded ordnances (UXOs) in the central province of Quang Tri through a programme named “Mushrooms with a Mission”.

Vietnam makes more progress in human development

Vietnam makes more progress in human development

The United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) released the Vietnam Human Development Report 2011 in Hanoi on November 9, showing the country’s much progress driven by economic growth.